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Announcing Haymaker: Popular Fitness and Self-Defense in Chicago

On April 11th, 2017, an IndieGoGo crowd source fundraiser for Haymaker: Popular Fitness and Self-Defense was launched. Haymaker is an experiment in autonomous and antifascist fitness that will provide free and/or low-cost self-defense training...

Rustbelt Abolition Radio #4: Women Organizing towards Abolition

Listen and Download Here In this episode we focus on the ways women are organizing against gendered violence and mass criminalization — and for a world free of domination. We speak with Mariame Kaba, long-time...

Lansing, MI: Community Campaign Against Fascist Activity Grows

The fight to win hearts and minds continues in the capitol city of Lansing, Michigan. Efforts by local activist groups to expose the public to anti-racist, anti-fascist perspectives have been successful in this community,...

Students Fight and Win Sanctuary District in Milwaukee Against ICE

Photo by Joseph Brusky On March 30th the School Board of Milwaukee Public Schools unanimously voted to approve the Sanctuary District Resolution during a packed Board meeting. The resolution affirms that no immigration enforcement agencies will...

New Publication: Animal & Earth Liberation in Indiana, 2000-2003

The following is a collection of communiqués from the Earth Liberation Front (ELF) and Animal Liberation Front (ALF) in Indiana. We publish this simply to show that, even in pacified places like Bloomington, it...

Michigan: Banners Dropped Against Enbridge Line 5

On the morning of April, 3rd, two new roadside attractions cast shame on Attorney General Bill Schuette in recognizing the potential for an ecologically devastating oil spill in the Straits of Mackinaw. We want to...

St. Louis, MO: Senator’s Office Shut Down After Latest Death from #WestLakeLandfill

Activists from Earth Defense Coalition and the SoulFire Caravan who locked themselves down to concrete-filled barrels at the West Lake Landfill and were arrested on Friday, March 31, continued their campaign today in Claire...

Of Course You Know, This Means War

In response to the call for a week of solidarity against repression, a banner was hung on Cedar Ave in Minneapolis. Flyers declaring solidarity for all rebels facing repression were scattered in the area....

Anti-Fascists Gather, Hold Successful Educational Event on University of Minnesota Campus

On Friday, March 31, 2017, at 5:30 PM, The Twin Cities General Defense Committee (G.D.C.) held a public rally and educational event at the University of Minnesota’s Coffman Union plaza on the topic of...

Lansing, MI: Antifascists Disrupt Trump Rally

On March 25th some fascists, neo-Nazis, alt-righters, and their friends (“Trump supporters”) decided to hold a “Make America Great Again” march in Lansing, MI. We decided to show up and make their stay as...