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Minneapolis, MN: Harm Reductionists Demand Safe Use Space

The following report and photo was anonymously sent to It's Going Down. To listen to our recent podcast on the opioid crisis, go here. After 175 overdoses in two weeks, harm reductionists dropped a banner...

Bend the Bars Conference August 23rd in Lansing!

You’re invited to Bend the Bars 2019, a day-and-a-half long conference about strategies and tactics for supporting the prisoner movement and the struggle for a world without prisons. Taking place in Lansing, Michigan starting...

Water Protectors Lock Down to Stop Line 3 Pipeline Construction

Report from Northfield Against Line 3 on Water Protectors locking down to stop Line 3 construction and powerlines being built which will connect to the larger Tar Sands resource extraction project. In Park Rapids, MN This...

BQIC on Building Black Queer and Trans Liberation in Ohio

We’ve almost reached LGBT Pride Month, which is becoming clearer each day as more rainbow-themed dudads begin to pop up in stores. But while the designation of June as a time for queer celebration...

Happy Birthday, Minnesota?

The following anonymous report was originally sent to and published on Conflict Minnesota. On May 11th, 1858, Minnesota became an official member of the United States of colonization. On this weekend of “celebration” in...

#AllOut Against the KKK in Dayton, Ohio: Fight Racism, Fight Back!

Call from Solidarity and Defense to mobilize against the KKK who is coming to Dayton, Ohio on Saturday, May 25th. Join with anti-racists from Dayton and the region in opposing the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis...

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...