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Bloc Party: Still Bashing Back

Originally posted to It's Going Down In true bad kid fashion, one of us ended up in jail again. This time a night in jail brought with it a lot of mixed feelings about the state...

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

Welcome back to All the News You Didn't Even Know Was Going Down. What a long strange week it's been. Trump has issued more executive orders which have made millions of migrants without documents potential targets...

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

Originally posted to It's Going Down Actions against the Trump campaign have multiplied across the county, with demonstrations and interruptions occurring in several cities. Protesters who rallied against a Trump rally in Kansas City were blasted with...

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

Welcome to 2017. This is the first installment of the All the News column this year and already it feels as if so much as happened, and so much has yet to happen, that it can be...

A Note on Insumisión

A little more than a year ago, the crew at It’s Going Down approached me about doing a regular, roundup-style post on resistance and repression in Mexico. Out of those discussions, Insumisión was born....

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

https://twitter.com/rConflictNews/status/630636508953878528 Originally posted to It's Going Down In the United States, ongoing clashes with the police in Ferguson continued to dominate the news. Since Mike Brown's murder in Ferguson in August of 2014, police have killed...

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

In the past two weeks, we saw the continuation of the rage directed at police across the US build and grow, leading to protests outside of police association offices and open occupations of police buildings....

Bloc Party: Sometimes Our Project is Simply Vengeance

Originally posted to It's Going Down It is likely that Jared Chase will die in prison. Phil Africa died from medical neglect in prison. Mumia Abu-Jamal struggles daily with medical neglect. Eric King continues to be...

Dispatches from the Borderlands: Blurred Lines Between State and Cartel

It is difficult to summarize all of the things which have occurred the last few months. It is now monsoon and the rains have come to the desert to wash away some of the...

Bloc Party: Interview with Feminist Skate Crew BRUJAS

Originally posted to It’s Going Down We have been dropping not so subtle hints in our column over the last couple of months that we would be adding new types of content through Bloc Party. We...