Columns

The Alt-Right Agrees: It’s Members Are Pizzagating Young Boys

Things don't really seem to be going well for the Alt-Right. The entire "united front" that Alt-Right leaders have been pushing for the past two months has more or less collapsed, as the Oath Keepers...

The Grouch: Portland ISO, Baked Alaska, and the ‘Summer of Rage’

The hang wringy whine-whines at IGD have pushed me to compile my thoughts into a column, as to not pollute their precious website with curse words and aggressive language. Maybe when their Patreon really takes...

Bloc Party: When They Knock on Your Front Door

The last few months have had all of us who do anti-repression work on a strict regime of too much coffee, not enough sleep, and a whole lot of Signal loops. The support work...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

Since our last update, several stories have broken out that deeply affect every single person that reads these words. The first is that literally miles of antarctic ice have begun collapsing into the sea. If this process...

Peak Civ: A Dino-Chicken In Every Pot

"This isn’t an unfamiliar story: the colonizers celebrating their bloodthirsty hubris by displaying the last of a species or society as a living curiosity to the world they destroyed." These days good news is great...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

While pipeline battles continue across the US, including against the reinvigorated Keystone XL, the Dakota Access Pipeline has already started to leak. Meanwhile, support and approval of Trump's healthcare plan, the American Heath Care...

Dispatches from the Borderlands: The Devil in the Details

In order to understand and contextualize the current moment we must look back at the process through which immigration status changed from a civil issue to a criminal one. Though we will begin this...

Peak Civ: Trump, Pipelines, and Climate Change

Welcome to the first installment of Peak Civ, an original column by Kevin Tucker that takes on the news from an anti-civilization perspective, only on It's Going Down. “Civilizations are artificial cultural constructions, not biological organisms, and they...

All the News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

It's been a turbulent couple of weeks. From sabotage against the Dakota Access Pipeline, baseball bats to buses carrying anti-trans Christian Dominionists, to the clashes that broke out on March 25th across the US as...

Bloc Party: Learning as We Go, an Interview with a J20 Defendant

As we are sure our readers are aware, the inauguration of Donald Trump was marred by protests, blockades, and plenty of other rowdiness. Shortly after a black bloc of around 700 people chased off...