Igdcast

The IGDCAST is a weekly podcast produced by It's Going Down which features interviews with participants in social movements, struggles, rebellions, projects, thinkers, and organizers. If you want to be on the show, please contact us. Subscribe on iTunes here!

Twilight of Statecraft: Carne Ross on Crisis, Climate Change, & War

"The nation state as we have known it in the 20th century, is in decline. Mainly because the sorts of issues that affect people are now out of the control of states, including economic forces,...

Shane Burley on Trumpism, Nativism, & Mass Antifascism

In this episode, we talk with antifascist author and organizer Shane Burley, who has just released a new book, Fascism Today: What It Is, and How to End It. We spend the majority of the hour...

Hunger Strikes & Abolitionist Organizing in Indiana Prisons

On this episode, we are joined with someone from IDOC Watch, a group which is organizing alongside and amplifies the voices of incarcerated people in Indiana. In this episode we talk about the history...

All Out to #DropJ20: The Trial and the Path Ahead

Donate to J20 Defendants Here In this very important episode of the IGDcast, we talk with three people facing charges from #DisruptJ20 as well as someone from the Tilted Scales Collective. The charges, described by...

Running the Pockets of the Trust Fund Fuhrer in Gainesville

In this episode of the IGDcast, we talked with one of the organizers of #NoNazisAtUF, about the recent demonstrations organized in Gainesville, Florida against neo-Nazi leader, Richard Spencer. We discuss not only the nuts and...

“Something Deeply Sick In Our Society”: On Mass Shootings in the US

We catch up once again with anti-capitalist theorist and author of Decolonizing Dialectics, George Ciccariello-Maher of Drexel University, to speak on the phenomena of mass shootings in the United States, among other topics. Several weeks...

Frank Lopez on Puerto Rico, Toxic Water, & FEMA Candy

In this episode, we caught up with Franklin Lopez of Sub.Media, a native of Puerto Rico, to discuss his recent trip to the island, the history of colonialism and how it has affected the...

Audio Report From CVille: Media & Police Facilitate Nazi Photo Op

In the following audio report back, we talk with a local anarchist of color in Charlottesville, VA about the most recent neo-Nazi rally that took place around 7:30 PM on October 7th. We discuss...

Spectacle, Conspiracy, & Antifascist Resistance with Mark Bray

In this episode of the IGD podcast, we caught up with historian, anarchist, and author Mark Bray, who recently published Antifa: The Antifascist Handbook, and is also the author of Translating Anarchy: The Anarchism of Occupy Wall-Street. Bray...

“Trump’s Katrina”: Disaster Statism Vs Autonomous Relief

The situation in Puerto Rico is one of disaster - and things are only looking worse. Already, it has been over 7 days since hurricane Maria touched down, killing between 16 to 30 people so far,...