Technology

New Zine PDF Version of “Livewire: Against Automation, Against UBI, Against Capital”

Download and Print PDF HEREThanks to an IGD reader, we now have a printable zine version of Livewire, our critique of automation, Universal Basic Income (UBI), and much more:The scars of neoliberalism dot our...

Why Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Calling For a National Strike

On May 8th, workers are organizing a national single day strike against rideshare firms like Uber and Lyft. They’re calling on app users to join them by refusing to request rides for the duration...

Livewire: Against Automation, Against UBI, Against Capital

"This is a reality. This is not just some shit that people are talking about...And if you believe the regime is not insidious enough, not pathetic enough, to eventually replace truck drivers, almost completely,...

Ctrl-Alt-Delete: AI Development in Montreal

An analysis of the growth of AI and machine learning technology in so-called Montreal. Our lives are increasingly characterized by algorithms that mediate our relationships to each other and to the world around us. By...
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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...

Abolish Risk Assessment

In this episode, Rustbelt Abolition Radio speaks with three abolitionists who attended the 2018 Allied Media Conference in Detroit. https://soundcloud.com/rustbeltabolitionradio/abolish-risk-assessmentChelsea Barabas and Rodrigo Ochigame of MIT outline the reformist logic of pre-trial assessment and discuss...

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,...

Seattle, WA: Banner Drop in Solidarity with #MigrantCaravan

The following photo and report was anonymously submitted to It's Going Down. We dropped a banner in Seattle this morning in solidarity with the #MigrantCaravan. We recognize the links between the software we build...

Kite Line: Paths Out of Prison; E-Carceration or Liberation

Long running anti-prison radio show and podcast Kite Line returns with another episode. Listen and Download HERESince the Ferguson uprising in 2014, the Black Lives Matter movement has shone a light on a range of...

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...