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/AprilVTaylor/status/668022871843729409 Originally posted to It's Going Down Minneapolis now joins the list of US cities such as Oakland, Ferguson, and Baltimore to break out into open revolt in the wake of the horrific police murder of...

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

Originally posted to It's Going Down On 'Christopher Columbus Day,' several statues across the US were vandalized as some state governments bowed to pressure to remove the holiday that celebrates genocide and led to the opening...

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

This week the US was rocked with news that a 29 year old US born gunman opened fire and killed 49 people and wounded 53 more at the Pulse Nightclub, in Orlando, Florida at...

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

Originally posted to It's Going Down There's a lot going on. Each week brings more evictions and displacement, another person killed by the police, as well as news of an upcoming pipeline, fracking project, fascist group...

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

Originally posted to It's Going Down There has been a lot of talk about the mass shut downs, disruptions, and protests of Donald Trump's gatherings (one such event is set to take place in Southern California...

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

https://twitter.com/GraceWong630/status/720067861419528192 Originally posted to It's Going Down It was one of those weeks. Riots, strikes, and occupations broke out across North America. In Chicago, a freeway was blocked as protests and marches popped off in the wake of...

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

The struggle against DAPL is far from over; the black snake still lives. In the face of thousands of people still streaming into Standing Rock, including a flood of veterans, continued mass support, militant stand...

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

Originally posted to It's Going Down The idea for It's Going Down started over a year ago and developed out of conversations about the need for a high quality news site that was accessible to the public...

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...