Community Organizing

Hapeville, GA: Neo-Nazi “Rock Stone Mountain” Organizer Exposed to Community

Report from Atlanta Antifascists, who recently exposed to the Hapeville, Georgia community, a neo-Nazi organizer who is planning the upcoming 'Rock Stone Mountain' rally, which will also bring out members of the Ku-Klux-Klan.  On...

Working Class Resistance to Mass Evictions in Ottawa

A look at the Herongate Tenant Coalition and how they organized to stop the eviction of working-class residents. By Sean PhippsOn May 7th 2018, 500 residents of Herongate, a working-class, predominantly Somali neighbourhood in Ottawa,...

Seattle, WA: SeaSol Forces Boss to Give Backpay

The Seattle Solidarity Network reports on a successful campaign that won back stolen wages for a low-wage worker. SeaSol ended 2018 with a win as we forced an insurance broker to give one of their...

After Nazis Blanketed Their Town With Flyers, Antifascists Literally Brought Them Back to their...

A report from several groups in Tacoma, Washington who quickly mobilized against a small group of neo-Nazis, after they blanketed a neighborhood with flyers.  Sunday morning, residents of the diverse Eastside of Tacoma woke...

Ottawa GDC: A Look Back at our 2018 Year In Struggle

The General Defense Committee (GDC) reflects on their activity in 2018. The last year has been the most active and successful year for Ottawa GDC Local 6 in a long time, and we owe...

Reflections on Supporting the Migrant Caravan in Tijuana from Some Gringos with Limited Spanish

While the migrant caravan has faded from headlines now that the mid-term elections are over, the crisis at the most-heavily used border crossing into the United States is far from over. What follows are...

Kingston: Community, Labour and Indigenous Groups Push Out Racists and Disrupt Trudeau Fundraiser

Community, labour and Indigenous groups push out racists and disrupt Trudeau fundraiser – by collective effort on the territory known as Kingston. Originally published on North Shore Counter-Info. On Wed December 19th in Kingston, a...

“Progressive” City Council Member, Local Media, and Business Owners Label Solidarity Network “Terrorist”

The following statement comes from the Olympia Solidarity Network, and pushes back against the claims made by local property owners and politicians, who have attempted to label the community organizing group "terrorist." Lately, Olympia...

Reflections on Olympia Assembly: An Experiment in Popular Power

Originally published on the Institute for Social Ecology, the following piece looks at the creation of the Olympia Assembly and the various projects which grew out of it.  By David Goldman What Is Olympia Assembly? Olympia Assembly...

Class War on the Sidewalks: Gentrification in Olympia

On August 24, 2018, Olympia Parks, Recreation and Arts Director, Paul Simmons made the dramatic and near unilateral decision to shutter the Artesian Commons Park. The park is small, asphalt-covered, devoid of green space...