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Bloc Party is an ongoing column that looks at State repression, counter-insurgency, prisons, political prisoners, as well as what people are doing to resist them.

North Carolina Resists the Grand Jury!

Earlier this week, Katie Yow of North Carolina received a subpoena to testify before a grand jury. The subject of the grand jury is unknown at this time, but Katie is resolute in her...

Dane Powell, J20 Prisoner: Interview

Dane Powell, a J20 defendant, was sentenced in D.C. Superior Court this morning to serve 4 months of two 36 month sentences, with 2 years of supervised probation to follow. In late April he...

Repression, Resiliency, & Movement Support: An Interview

When we started writing this column almost two years ago, we wanted the focus of it to be on repression, prisons, and prisoner support. In our experience, those areas of organizing so often have...

Bloc Party: When They Knock on Your Front Door

The last few months have had all of us who do anti-repression work on a strict regime of too much coffee, not enough sleep, and a whole lot of Signal loops. The support work...

Bloc Party: Learning as We Go, an Interview with a J20 Defendant

As we are sure our readers are aware, the inauguration of Donald Trump was marred by protests, blockades, and plenty of other rowdiness. Shortly after a black bloc of around 700 people chased off...

Red Fawn Fallis Moved Again

#NoDAPL prisoner, Red Fawn Fallis, was moved to a new facility once again. From Red Fawn's family: Once AGAIN...my sister was suddenly moved from Bismarck to Rugby, ND. The state of ND insists on moving her...

Bloc Party: Private Prisons and False Promises

This last week the Attorney General Jeff Sessions, issued a one paragraph memo that undoes the previous recommendation by former Deputy Attorney General, Sally Yates, to roll back federal contracts with private prisons. Jeff Sessions...

Support Imprisoned Water Protectors

The Freshet Collective works in close partnership with the Water Protector Legal Collective, the Water Protector Anti-Repression Crew, and other allied groups and individuals to meet the many different legal needs of Water Protectors who...

Bloc Party: How to Join the Resistance Interview & Zine

Print PDF and Read Here Since the polls started rolling in on November 8th we have had countless conversations, received endless text messages or been straight up cornered in a coffee shop with the question of...

#NoDAPL Prisoner Support Updates

Rattler is a Water Protector who is currently being held pre-trial on federal felony charges produced through a grand jury indictment. Rattler's home is at Pine Ridge and he comes from a long legacy...