Roundup

IGD's semi-weekly round up of all the news you didn't know was going down. Uncovering hidden gems and reporting on grassroots movements in Canada, US, and Mexico.

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

https://twitter.com/fergusonlum/status/669659334859706372 Originally posted to It's Going Down What an intense week. From the continued rage of the eruptions in the United States to white supremacy and policing and also the ramping up of white nationalist and...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

This week brought another uprising against the police, after an officer shot and killed a 23 year old man, Sylville K. Smith, in the Sherman Park neighborhood of Milwaukee. The uprising, which saw right-wing Governor...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

In the last several weeks, so much has happened with both the #PrisonStrike and #NoDAPL resistance, that it seems like a lot of time has passed in a very short window. This week, we're...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

https://twitter.com/syndicalisms/status/659187093713850368 Originally posted to It's Going Down Normalistas clashed with riot pigs outside of government offices in the state of Guerrero while a "welcome" rally was held for the Governor Hector Astudillo, who recently assumed leadership of...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Originally posted to It's Going Down Many people are pointing to the current election as an evidence of the American political system breaking down. Last week, TIME magazine's front cover showed a picture of the Reagans with the...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

The political crisis grows in DC, as Jeff Sessions fired the Deputy Director of the FBI. In response: Former CIA Director John Brennan, speaking for much of the intelligence apparatus, replied to the McCabe firing...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

The degree in which things are accelerating in the United States is happening at such a fast rate it can be hard to organize one's thoughts, but here we go. Charlottesville changed everything. Not just...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

How much news can we pack into one roundup? The big stories of the last few weeks is that another crappy version of Trumpcare is dead once again as the Trump administration postures that they...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Currently in the halls of politics, the Mueller investigation is playing out with predictable spectacle and slow speed, however beneath the surface much more is happening that is going underreported that will actually impact...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

It's been about a month and a half since our last roundup, and the several times when we have attempted to sit down and write this column, the amount of things happening has simply...