Bloc Party

Bloc Party is an ongoing column that looks at State repression, counter-insurgency, prisons, political prisoners, as well as what people are doing to resist them.

Bloc Party: Something a Little Like Winning

Originally posted to It's Going Down This week while perusing the internet, combing through things to pull together for this installment of Bloc Party, we couldn't help but notice just how wild prisons are getting across these...

Bloc Party: A Key for Every Lock

Originally posted to It's Going Down We took a bit of a Summer vacation, traveling around the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. After some much needed rekindling of connections with our far away comrades, we feel ready...

Bloc Party: Claim No Easy Victories

Originally posted to It's Going Down We're certain that if you use social media and have any friends on the social justice spectrum your feed was flooded with celebratory posts about the recent news out of...

Bloc Party: Private Prisons and False Promises

This last week the Attorney General Jeff Sessions, issued a one paragraph memo that undoes the previous recommendation by former Deputy Attorney General, Sally Yates, to roll back federal contracts with private prisons. Jeff Sessions...

Bloc Party: Take One From Us, Another Appears

Originally posted to It's Going Down This week we're going to do a little bit of piggy backing off the follow up to "Do Riots Work," that was released this week "Do Riots Work Part II:...

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...

Bloc Party: Don’t Forget that We’re Right

Originally posted to It's Going Down Rebellion. Rebellion is fucking spreading, friends. From the road blockade of Arizona last weekend to the prison rebellions spreading across the country, shit is getting pretty real. It feels like the...

Bloc Party: How to Join the Resistance Interview & Zine

Print PDF and Read Here Since the polls started rolling in on November 8th we have had countless conversations, received endless text messages or been straight up cornered in a coffee shop with the question of...

Bloc Party: Riots, Strikes, and Occupations

Originally posted to It's Going Down Word is starting to trickle in as the nationally coordinated prison strike kicked off on Friday. From Holman prison in Alabama this word was received: 12:01 Sept 9th, all inmates at...

Bloc Party: Fire of Beltane

Originally posted to It's Going Down I'm keeping things short this week because the other half of Bloc Party is sitting in a jail cell tonight. No matter how many times you watch your friends get fucked...