A - I n f o s

a multi-lingual news service by, for, and about anarchists **
News in all languages
Last 30 posts (Homepage) Last two weeks' posts Our archives of old posts

The last 100 posts, according to language
Greek_ 中文 Chinese_ Castellano_ Catalan_ Deutsch_ Nederlands_ English_ Français_ Italiano_ Polski_ Português_ Russkyi_ Suomi_ Svenska_ Türkçe_ The.Supplement

The First Few Lines of The Last 10 posts in:
Castellano_ Deutsch_ Nederlands_ English_ Français_ Italiano_ Polski_ Português_ Russkyi_ Suomi_ Svenska_ Türkçe_
First few lines of all posts of last 24 hours

Links to indexes of first few lines of all posts of past 30 days | of 2002 | of 2003 | of 2004 | of 2005 | of 2006 | of 2007 | of 2008 | of 2009 | of 2010 | of 2011 | of 2012

Syndication Of A-Infos - including RDF - How to Syndicate A-Infos
Subscribe to the a-infos newsgroups

(en) France, Alternative libertaire #221 - Roma: The PS expelled, but "humane" (fr) [machine translation]

Date Sun, 02 Dec 2012 18:07:32 +0200


Since Sarkozy's speech in Grenoble in 2010, the situation of Roma in Bulgaria and Romania has only worsened. The return to power of the PS did not change the trend.
In July and August, 2-3000 Roma were expelled es land they occupied, a figure comparable to last summer. Valls can boast to do as well as Gueant. Only difference, he claims to want to add to the strength of humanity: to expel, yes, but humanely. Supposed to express this balance, the interministerial circular of 26 August "on anticipating and accompanying the evacuation of illegal camps" is the height of hypocrisy. The scoops are available from the display without concrete content. Diagnosis "comprehensive and individualized" before evacuation is left to the discretion of the prefects that can excuse a lack of time or staff to fall by the wayside.

The circular states that children living in the camps should be educated "without delay and to ensure continuity" but further expulsions makes it very difficult one real education. Measures to promote employment are just a smokescreen. The immediate removal of a special tax is announced, then after an indeterminate period, the list of occupations permitted to Bulgarians and Romanians will be expanded. This does not change the fundamental problem, because until the end of the transitional period, in December 2013, and they are obliged to follow a long and dissuasive application procedure for work permits.

Humanity facade

The government is far Claims support groups yet he says want to listen. Sham consultation, humanity facade. Real, there is constant police harassment, brutality evictions in the morning, the destruction of their meager possessions, wandering in perpetuity. This exchange between Sarkozy and Hollande is style, not substance. This confirms the rightward shift of the PS, which does not fall behind the right field security, which itself runs after the FN. A strategy that does not justify that prejudice against Roma and reinforce racism.

Collective solidarity Roma Lille Métropole, RomYvelines collective, collective Romeurop Nantes, collective solidarity with the Roma in Marseilles, etc.. : Everywhere solidarity is organized. Grouping associations, trade unions, political organizations, these groups claim primarily an immediate expulsion without any acceptable proposals for housing, as well as the immediate repeal of disposions Transitional nationals of Bulgaria and Romania. They are not politicians, who stigmatize outsiders to prevent the unit against their own policy, which will be anything but equal to our struggles. Change is always now!

Hervé (AL Marseille)
_________________________________________
A - I N F O S N E W S S E R V I C E
By, For, and About Anarchists
Send news reports to A-infos-en mailing list
A-infos-en@ainfos.ca
Subscribe/Unsubscribe http://ainfos.ca/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/a-infos-en
Archive: http://ainfos.ca/en


A-Infos Information Center