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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...

Cuban State Arrests Two Anarchists as ‘Counter-Revolutionaries’

After the Cuban State called off officially sanctioned PRIDE celebrations, people began to self-organize their own events. In response, the Cuban state has arrested two anarchist and LGBT activists, calling them "counter-revolutionaries" and funded...

Building Queer & Trans Space in Riverside’s Skate Parks

Anarchists in the Cactus Collective are building inclusive space for queer, trans, and femme people in the local skating scene of Riverside, California, while also promoting anarchist and antifascist ideas through zines, stickers, and...

On The Recent Attacks On the Portland LGBTQ+ Community

The following statement was submitted to It's Going Down and addresses a series of ongoing attacks on queer and trans people in the Portland, Oregon area. The attacks come hot on the heels of...

Crisis, Addiction, Survival: Interview with Queer Appalachia

In this episode of the It's Going Down podcast, we reached out to a fellow media project that has been expanding and growing in recent times, Queer Appalachia, and for over an hour we were...

Defend Abortion Access: Milwaukee GDC

"The rich have always been able to access reasonably safe abortion, even before it was legal. They had (and have) the money to pay the best doctors, to travel to other countries, and to...

Scout Schultz: Remembering Means Fighting

On September 16, anarchist, anti-fascist, engineering student, and queer activist Scout Schultz was shot and killed by police on Georgia Tech campus in Midtown Atlanta. This loss has shaken Scout’s friends and family and...

From Inclusion to Resistance: Neither Ban Nor Assimilation

Well-meaning allies and earnest trans activists responded with dismay to Trump’s announcement that transgender people are to be banned from military service once more, recognizing it as a rollback of LGBT inclusion. Behind the...

Reflections on Bash Back! 2007-2010: An Interview

Read and Print Bash Back! Book Here The following is the full interview with a former member of Bash Back! Twin Cities, that appeared in the Minneapolis anarchist newspaper, Nightfall. An abridged version was published in...

Anti-Trans ‘Free Speech Bus’ Tour Ends in Total Failure

The #FreeSpeechBus tour has ended, in total failure.  The tour, which was supposed to hit US cities on the east coast and organize a wide variety of rallies, press conferences, and protests, by and large never...