This is America

This Is America #57: The Flower of Revolt

Welcome, to This Is America, February 5th, 2019A lot has been happening over the last few days. First up, at Rock Stone Mountain on Saturday in Georgia, hundreds of antifascist, anarchist, socialist, an anti-capitalist...

This Is America #56: LA Tenants Occupy Apartment; Chicago Organizes to Keep Warm

Welcome, to This Is America, February 2nd, 2019.In this episode, we bring you two important interviews. The first is with a participant in the LA Tenants Union, a growing direct action based organization that...

This Is America #55: The “Smart” Wall and Counter-Insurgency

Welcome, to This Is America, January 30th, 2018.In this episode we have several interviews. The first is with someone from Oakland IWOC, who discusses the recent successful hunger strike and call-in campaigns at Corcoran...

This Is America #54: Strike While the Iron Is Hot

Welcome, to This Is America, January 23rd, 2018.This weekend, people celebrated J20. It was a time of critical reflection and looking back, of celebrating the defeat of a lengthy court battle and the power...

TIA #53: Building Resilience Outside a System in Crisis

Welcome, to This Is America, January 16th, 2018.In this episode, we caught up with two groups of people that are actively organizing mutual aid and survival programs in their cities, to provide listeners with...

This Is America #52: Sleep Now In the Fire

Welcome, to This Is America, January 14th, 2018.In this episode, we are lucky enough to speak to a variety of people across the country. First up, we talk with a member of the Elm...

This Is America #51: Trump’s Real and Fake Crisis

Welcome, to This Is America, January 10th, 2018.In this episode, we talk with Franklin Lopez of sub.Media about the recent wave of action that has broken out in solidarity with the Unisto'ot'en Camp, after...

This Is America #50: Defend the Territory

Welcome, to This Is America, January 5th, 2018.This is jam packed show today. We have three interviews as well as a discussion on the headlines. In this episode we talk first with someone at...

This Is America #49: Yellow Vests Hit the US, Report on Haiti, & Trump...

Welcome, to This Is America, December 29th, 2018.Amidst the excitement of the holidays, both a economic crisis is growing as is one of State legitimacy, as the Trump administration continues to break apart. On...

This Is America #48: Indigenous Resistance at the Border

Welcome, to This Is America, December 22nd, 2018.In this episode, we had the pleasure of speaking to someone at the Somi Se'k Village Base Camp, which is an indigenous led resistance camp that is...