Northwest

Oregon, Washington, Idaho

How Seattle Tenants Took on and Fought a Slumlord

"It was the longest list of demands SeaSol had ever drawn up, but given the number of horrendous problems the landlord was ignoring, it had to be." By the summer of 2016, residents of Beacon...

Portland, OR: July 4th Noise Demo at Juvenile Detention Center

Tonight a small group folks met at the juvenile detention center at 1401 NE 68th Ave in Portland, OR for a noise demo. We came prepared with a banner reading "Free the Kids, Fuck the...

Portland, OR: Another Violent Attack By White Supremacist Days Before Racist Rally

Tuesday afternoon, in downtown Portland, OR, a man* was violently attacked by a white supremacist. The story originally broke on social media with a photo of the hospitalized man, appearing to be in serious...

Portland, OR: Neo-Nazis Deny Racism to the Media; Joey Gibson Turns a Blind Eye

White supremacists often try to hide their racism, because their abhorrent ideologies cause the communities in which they live to rise up against them. While it will surprise few people that racists are also...

Statement on Wil Floyd, Recently Arrested in the Seattle Area

On April 20th of this year, Wil Floyd was stopped in the Denver airport and questioned about his involvement in the Seattle anti-capitalist march on May 1st 2016. During that stop the FBI questioned...

Olympia, WA: Evergreen Gives a Warm Welcome to Patriot Prayer

On Thursday, June 15th, Patriot Prayer came to evergreen to hold a “free speech” rally in response to protests against white supremacy on campus. For more background information on the situation at Evergreen, go...

Tacoma, WA: Support the #Tacoma12 on Hunger Strike

Women in Tacoma, WA have started a second hunger strike of the year at the Northwest Detention Center. People detained at the facility are protesting inhuman treatment, lack of access to a fair hearing,...

Portland, OR: Workers Picket Burgerville During Floral Parade

During Portland's Grand Floral Parade, fast food workers and supporters of the ongoing fight to unionize the Burgerville chain showed up to picket a Burgerville store during the festivities.   The Burgerville Workers Union is a...

Philadelphia, PA: RIP David Thomas Jones

Saw this on Chester at 49th street. David Thomas Jones was killed by police on Thursday in Philadelphia. As Judie Shaw wrote: The father of a 30-year-old man who was shot and killed by police in...

BaseCamp: July 28th – August 5th

An action camp in the woods of Washington state, July 28th - August 5th. Climate, lands and water protectors among us have stopped tar sands trucks, halted Arctic drilling equipment, shut down coal export docks,...