Who are we?
Gata Negra is an anarcha-feminist collective born in Valencia/Spain with feisty collaborators from around the world. This is a working-class based zine, hopefully accessible to all people, not just for activists and ‘those in the know’.
Gata Negra Zine #2 ‘Eat the Rich’
One of the worst things about the politics of the past few decades, is that the rich have forgotten to be afraid of the poor – the naked greed, corruption and cowardice of the global ruling class during the pandemic, has shown how little they care for the opinions or values of the people that actually keep society running. We don’t need them, they need us and all that they are good for, is dog-mince…
Why A.C.A.B.? What exactly does that acronym refer to? Police brutality? It seemed vague to me to think in that single dimension, in a unidirectional reading. The truth is that ACAB goes beyond bastard policemen: ACAB is the abuse of authority, ACAB is the militarization of the police forces, ACAB is the abuse of women for a masculinization of order, ACAB is the racialization of laws, ACAB is the disintegration of the institution of policing, its reduction or even abolition. And beyond an old countercultural skin anthem, it is the remainder of the class war in the cities.
Gata Negra Zine #1 ‘Why A.C.A.B.?’ –
Police Everywhere – Justice Nowhere.
On our first Issue we speak about the defunding of the police, police brutality against working class communities, the global militarisation of police forces, the abusive treatment of women by cops, the state and it’s bully-boys and why all cops around the world are a big joke.”