Editorials

The Drive Towards Liberation in 2018

A look back on 2018 from the Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement (RAM) and some thoughts on the path ahead. While the forces of fascism have been gaining power in the US and abroad and wielding it...

International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers: Solidarity 101

This Monday, December 17th, is International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers.  2018 was a rough year for sex workers.  FOSTA/SESTA has led to widespread closing of advertising and community forum websites for...

“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...

Macron Must Go: Yellow-Vest Lessons for Student Organizers Across Turtle Island

An open letter from students in the US to French comrades that also spells out lessons and similarities between struggles. Now more than ever, universities are in a state of crisis.American students are facing down...

Mexico: A Reflection on the Migrant Caravan

The following text looks at the reception the migrant caravan received as it traveled through Mexico and the widespread attacks its members there faced from both corporate and social media. Written in mid-November by...

We Are Rooted Here: North Valley Mutual Aid

The following is a report back from the North Valley Mutual Aid group, which is organizing an autonomous response to the Camp Fire from Chico, CA. Originally published on Mutual Aid Disaster Relief.WHO WE...

Two Weddings, 400,000 Funerals: “Sometimes We Have to Celebrate”

I went to a wedding in Qamişlo this week, but the groom was not there. He is in Germany, and following the arranged marriage his bride will travel out to join him. I know...

Appalachians Against Pipelines: “Winter is Coming,” Tree-Sit Hits Day 75

The tree-sit blocking the Mountain Valley Pipeline in the Hellbender Autonomous Zone turns 75 days old, as one of its participant remarks on events taking place across the US. "Winter is approaching, but we are...

Survivors and Antifascists Confronting Misogynists, Proud Boys, and Patriot Prayer in Portland this Saturday

Anti-Fascist News discusses the upcoming mass mobilization against the Proud Boys in Portland under the banner, #PUSHBACKPDX. The far-right formation Patriot Prayer, and its base of Proud Boys, are again descending on Portland to try and antagonize...

Confronting the Carbon Capitalists

Last summer brought another record wildfire season to the Pacific Northwest. Smoky air from fires in the region caused hellish air quality around the entire Northern Hemisphere. The causes of the forest fires and...