Capitalism

Phil Neel on Hinterland: America’s New Geography of Class and Conflict

The Solecast returns to speak with author Phil Neel about the new book, Hinterland: America’s New Landscape of Class and Conflict.Listen and Download HEREIn this episode of the Solecast I speak with Phil...
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Trouble #19: Quiet Storm

Sub.Media.Tv's Trouble returns with an episode on the growth of robotics, AI, nanotechnology, and "smart" cities that is further becoming a tool of domination against the exploited and the excluded. We’re on the brink of...

No Governor of Ours! Upstate New Yorkers Reject Amazon-Queens

This statement has been developed by residents of the Empire State’s “ground zeroes,” Upstate New York’s hundreds of economically-ravaged communities. Having been left out of the discussion surrounding Amazon’s proposed HQ2 development in Queens,...

Call Monday 1/7 to End Retaliation Against Michigan Prisoner Whistleblower

Call in to demand an end to the harassment and abuse of MDOC whistle-blower, Todd Wentworth. Todd is asking that folks call into Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility, as well as the office of Heidi Washington, Director...

The Ghosts That Still Haunt Us: Old School Syndicalism Not As Irrelevant As It...

A critique of another critique of a critique of syndicalism. This piece addresses this essay, also published on It's Going Down.“We must not forget that the union is, as a result of capitalist economic...

Ten Lessons from the Yellow Vests

The Radical Education Department presents 10 lessons from the Yellow Vest movement which has exploded out of France in the last month. by Étienne DoletAs has happened so often in the history of social movements...

Aiming at Ghosts: On the Limited Usefulness of a Critique of 19th-Century Syndicalism

Both a defense of workplace organizing as well as a critique of the article Nothing to Syndicate, which was recently published on It's Going Down. Includes some discussion of the ideas of Frank Wilderson,...

Macron Must Go: Yellow-Vest Lessons for Student Organizers Across Turtle Island

An open letter from students in the US to French comrades that also spells out lessons and similarities between struggles. Now more than ever, universities are in a state of crisis.American students are facing down...

Against Layoffs; Against General Motors

Miriam from the May 1st Anarchist Alliance discusses the recent move to slash thousands of jobs from General Motors plants and the wider context of capitalist globalization. While workers were enjoying their Thanksgiving weekend, General...

Nothing to Syndicate: Against the Democracy of Work & the Work of Democracy

A critique of syndicalism from an anti-industrial position. This essay was responded to directly in Aiming at Ghosts, which in turn was critiqued by The Ghosts That Still Haunt Us.“We begin to see how...