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Water Protector Locks Down to Tripod Blocking Enbridge Office, Crowds Rally Across Minnesota on...

Action report from Superior, Minnesota about a blockade against Enbridge and the Line 3 pipeline. Superior, MN - This morning, water protectors erected a tripod in front of the Enbridge Great Lakes office in Superior,...

Minneapolis May Day: Communication and Conflict

Analysis from the Twin Cities about a recent call for autonomous actions on May Day. May Day in Minneapolis is a unique experience. May 1st is known around the world as an anti-capitalist holiday. This...

Announcing Wild Roots Feral Futures 2019

Announcing Wild Roots, Feral Future 2019 in the San Juan National Forest, located in Southwest Colorado. For a look into the gathering in past years, see coverage from Unicorn Riot here. It's that time of...

Minnesota, MN: Far-Right Mural Vandalized on Earth Day

The following report was submitted to It's Going Down anonymously and we reprint it here. It reads:On the night of Earth Day the far-Right front group CFACT's University of Minnesota mural was targeted with painted...

May Day Is (Y)Ours: Call for Autonomous and Decentralized Anti-Capitalist Actions on May 1st...

Call for a day of decentralized May 1st actions and events in the Twin Cities of Minnesota. Originally published on Conflict Minnesota. The first of May is a day for commemorating International Worker’s Day,...

Recent Inmate Demonstrations at Indiana State Prison

Below are two brief accounts of demonstrations organized (or almost organized) by inmates at Indiana State Prison, about abuses and negligence they have been experiencing. Originally published on IDOC Watch.The first account is...

Swarm: A Roving Caravan Strategy For Crushing Snakes And Other Capitalist Parasites

The following is an introduction to a publication detailing the strategy and tactics of Mississippi Stand, and argues that it's mobile caravan model could be utilized against the Line 3 pipeline and other industrial...

Coordinated Hunger Strike at Two Wisconsin Prisons

Report from Perilous about two ongoing hunger strikes happening at two different Wisconsin prisons. Nine prisoners at two Wisconsin prisons began a hunger strike demanding an end to indefinite solitary confinement. A joint statement...

Pill or Punish: Involuntary Medication at a Women’s Prison

Rustbelt Abolition Radio returns with a new episode on actions taken by women who were placed into quarantine inside of a Michigan facility in early 2019. https://soundcloud.com/rustbeltabolitionradio/pill-or-punishment-involuntary-medication-at-a-michigans-womens-prisonIn early 2019 more than two thousand people deprived...

Mutual Aid Group Reports from Pine Ridge As Flooding Crisis Grows

A humanitarian crisis is unfolding in so-called South Dakota across Native communities in the wake of massive climate change fueled flooding. Blizzards and heavy rains have flooded homes and cut off access to roads...