Repression

Police and Thieves: Insurgency, Control, Crime

"Disorder and crime are usually inextricably linked, in a kind of developmental sequence..." - George L. Kelling and James Q. Wilson, Broken Windows "The policeman isn't there to create disorder; the policeman is there to...

DeKalb Jail Blocks Number to Anarchist Black Cross

The Atlanta Anarchist Black Cross (ABC), a prison abolitionist group which supports prisoners, reports that officials at the DeKalb County Jail outside of Atlanta have blocked prisoners from calling the group's support number after...

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...

Eric King Reports Brutality and Frame-Up at Hands of Guards

Eric King is serving ten years for vandalizing a local politician's office in Kansas City, Missouri in solidarity with uprising in Ferguson. Since his incarceration, guards have attempted to attack him and extend his...

Solidarity Actions Called as RCMP Raids Wet’suwet’en Territory

A day before Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to give the opening remarks at the "Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations Forum," heavily armed "RCMP and camouflage-wearing Emergency Response Team tactical unit...

The Siege of the Autonomous Migrant Shelter in Tijuana

Report from the Benito Juarez warehouse, where people have been resisting an eviction by riot police now for several days. For more updates, go to Commotion.World.  The border is not just a wall. It is not...

Through the Tear Gas: Report from the Border

What follows is a report from three autonomous volunteers in Tijuana, as they document the push by asylum seekers to try and cross into the United States on New Year's Eve. As their report...

A Discussion on Autonomous Initiatives in Support of Migrants

In this episode of the It's Going Down podcast, we talk with two comrades who are involved in autonomous initiatives, projects, and infrastructures that are currently working to support migrants arriving in so-called Mexico. https://twitter.com/LAJBGC/status/1075952580914831360 Throughout...

Relief Nonprofit Bulldozes Hurricane Survivor Tent City

On December 11, 2018, in Panama City, Florida, a large tent city located in the parking lot of a church was transformed into a demolition site. Hundreds of people were left with nowhere to...

The Eviction of Wallywood: Dispatch from Chico #2

Continued personal reflection on the self-organized Wallywood encampment in Chico, CA. Describes many events that took place directly after the first dispatch. If you want a picture that sums up America in 2018, it's this:...