Igdcast

The IGDCAST is a weekly podcast produced by It's Going Down which features interviews with participants in social movements, struggles, rebellions, projects, thinkers, and organizers. If you want to be on the show, please contact us. The IGDCAST is also proudly part of the Channel Zero Anarchist Podcast Network. Subscribe on iTunes here and on Stitcher here!

“Gas to a Spark”: Trump, the Alt-Right, & Leaving White Nationalism

We talk with former neo-Nazi Christian Picciolini who is involved in the group "Life After Hate" which helps to transition former white nationalists across the US out of the movement and also educate the...

“The Job of the Media is To Divorce Movements From Their Base”

This past weekend in San Francisco and Berkeley saw tens of thousands of people hit the streets against a series of far-Right rallies attended by Alt-Right trolls, Proud Boys, and neo-Nazis. The mobilizations showed...

Unicorn Riot on Neo-Nazis Celebrating & Planning Violence at Unite the Right and “Soft...

Unicorn Riot has become an amazing resource of social struggles and movements across North America. Last year, they led the charge in documenting the #NoDAPL struggle at Standing Rock and in Charlottesville they were...

George Ciccariello-Maher on Free Speech & White Supremacy

On this episode, we caught up with George Ciccariello-Maher, a radical professor, organizer, and author of the recent book, Decolonizing Dialectics. We discuss both their coming under fire from Alt-Right trolls after mocking the concept...

How the Midwest Was Won: The Bloody Rise of Anti-Racist Action

The following is a recording of a presentation which features two founding members of the group, Anti-Racist Action (ARA), both of whom came up in Cincinnati, Ohio. The recording itself was produced by Solidarity...

Breaking Binary: A Discussion on Gender Nihilism

Detractors on the Right claims that they are the only ones opposed to identity politics, but time and time again, we have seen that they are simply promoting another reactionary flavor. On the Left,...

“They Are Their Own Gravediggers”: Abby Martin on War, Bannonism, Russia, and Beyond

"Look no further than CBS CEO Les Moonves. During the lead up to the election...he said, "It may not be good for America, but it's damn good for CBS." Money is rolling in, and...

No State Solution: CNT Members on Catalonia, Spain, and the General Strike

In the past month, millions have taken to the streets of Spain as part of an independence movement to break with the Spanish State and form and autonomous Catalonia government. After massive police repression...

Eye of the Storm: Scott Crow on Revolutionary Infrastructure

Hurricane Harvey has hit Texas and thousands of people are not displaced from their homes and are having trouble meeting their basic needs. As in past disasters, everyday human beings and autonomous formations are...

Snakes in the Grass: Spencer Sunshine on the Militia Movement

In this episode of the IGD podcast, we sat down with longtime antifascist researcher and analyst Spencer Sunshine to talk specifically about the militia movement. We start off by tracing the movement as an...