Repression

Support Legal Defense Campaign of Mac Gaskins

Donate Here John "Mac" Gaskins who has been a long time organizer with the NABPP-PC (New African Black Panther Party-Prison Chapter) and SPARC (Supporting Prisoners and Acting for Radical Change) both inside and outside the...

Russian State Crackdown of Anarchists and Antifascists

Starting November, 2017, Russian FSB (the successor to the KGB) initiated a violent crackdown on anti-fascist and anarchist activists. Starting in Penza, the repression has spread to St. Petersburg, Moscow, and most recently Crimea....

Ramsey Orta, Imprisoned for Filming Eric Garner’s Murder, Placed in SHU for 60 Days

Ramsey Orta, the man who filmed the brutal murder of Eric Garner, has been placed in the SHU (Secruity Housing Units, essentially prisons within prisons) for 60 days, the latest in a pattern of...

Time on Ice: Florida Officials Torture Prisoners With Freezing Strip Cells

What follows is a report from Kevin "Rashid" Johnson, on conditions he faced upon arriving in the Florida prison system, and the systematic use of torture employed by guards. By Kevin Rashid Johnson "a white guard...

Murder at the Ramsey Unit, Texas: Prison Administration’s Repression of Whistle-blowers

Jason Renard Walker is Deputy Minister of Labor for the New Afrikan Black Panther Party and one of the contributors to the Fire Inside zine. He writes here about a recent murder of a...

Fighting Back Against Police Raids in New Orleans Strip Clubs

"During Friday’s raids, strippers and wait-staff described being detained and isolated from one another and their possessions while having their IDs run for prior arrests and outstanding warrants and their photographs taken without consent...

Mexico: Forced Displacement and the Resistance of Las Abejas of Acteal

Editor's note: IGD encourages readers to visit the original microsite. The memory of the Peoples is a crack in obscurity and forgetting. Memory carries with it the dignity to confront the impunity of governments. It...

Far From Over: An Open Letter to Former J20 Defendants

"From the beginning, we were targeted not because of what we did or didn't do on J20 - ideas of guilt or innocence are for our enemies, after all. We were targeted for being...

Defend J20: Fight the Charges, Build the Movement

On January 18th, two days before the one year anniversary of the J20 demonstrations, the Attorney’s Office in Washington, DC dismissed all charges against 129 defendants who were arrested during the Inauguration Day protests...
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Álvaro Sebastián Ramírez, former Political Prisoner in Mexico: Greetings to J20 Defendants and a...

The following video and statement comes from Mexican indigenous militant and former political prisoner Álvaro Sebastián Ramírez, and is both a statement of solidarity with the J20 defendants, as well as an appeal for...