Community Organizing

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...

Report: Parkdale Fights Back

Parkdale Organize reports on a recent mass mobilization in the working-class neighborhood located in so-called Ontario. Organizers stated that the demonstration was called because, "The Parkdale Community Legal Clinic is facing closure. Our schools...

Atlanta Police Try and Shut Down #GunsDownWaterGunsUp But Movement Spreading

A self-organized movement dubbed, #GunsDownWaterGunsUp has spread to several cities in Georgia and over the next week is poised to branch out into other states. On social media, various organizers stated that the goal...

Olympia, WA: Report from Anarchist Garden Harvest and Seed Exchange

Report from Olympia regarding a continued community resilience initiative centered around seed and garden harvest exchange. Catastrophic climate change is here and we must prepare. As Historic flooding inundates the Midwest and a historic...

From Red May to #GreenJune: Join Operation Rooted Seedling, Let’s Overgrow the System

Demand Utopia and other comrades announce a week of action entitled, Operation Rooted Seedling.  In January, utopians from all over the world joined in Operation Watered Sprout for a week-long call to action in solidarity with...

Groups Come Together on Columbia River for Mutual Aid

The following report discusses evolving mutual aid projects along the Columbia River. On May 18th, folks from Columbia River Indian Center, Lower Columbia Community Defense and Don’t Shoot Portland, along with many volunteers from Rainier,...

Phone Zap: College Court Apartments in Olympia

Members of Olympia Solidarity Network are calling on supporters to participate in a phone zap campaign. To read more about their campaign with tenants at College Court Apartments, go here. On May 2nd, Olympia Solidarity...

Olympia WA: Solidarity Network Launches New Tenant Campaign

Olympia Solidarity Network reports that they have launched a new campaign in Olympia, Washington against a landlord who has "skyrocketed monthly rents from approximately $650 to $895 over the last 3 years." On May 2nd,...

Concrete Can’t Keep us from Growing: On Spring and Dandelions

Report from Mutual Aid Disaster Relief (MADR) on Midwest responses to devastating floods. As part of our 2018 Fall tour, we rolled through Lincoln, Nebraska. Friends there have continued to discuss and organize, and when...

Olympia, WA: Report from Radical Seed Exchange

Report from Olympia on community gathering to share seeds, planting material, and medicinal plants. On Friday April 5th autonomous Olympia anarchists organized our second annual spring seed exchange, which took place on stolen Nisqually land.This...