Analysis

The Cost of Caring for the Land: Attacks on Communities in Resistance in Mexico

By Analy S. Nuño In the last decade, indigenous and mestizo communities in Michoacán, Jalisco, and Colima have confronted developers, mining and other extractive industries, governmental authorities, and criminal gangs to protect their territories from...

6 Months On: Looking Back on Charlottesville

The following report back was written days after the Unite The Right rally that took place in Charlottesville during August 11th and 12th of 2017. We have chosen to release our collective accounts on...

The Ex-Worker #63: Anarchists in the Trump Era, Year One—2017 in Review, Part III

In Episode 63 of the Ex-Worker, we conclude our series of reflections on 2017 with an audio version of the recently published essay “Anarchists in the Trump Era: Scorecard, Year One.” It analyzes five...

Friendship & Resistance

The following article comes from the Minneapolis based anarchist newspaper, Nightfall. We’ve now passed the one year mark of Trump’s presidency. This time last year we were fast learning what his reign had in store...

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...

An Anarchist Survey of Amazon: Crashing the Party and Amazon Go

"Each day sees the new Amazon towers rise higher into the air, promising to bring ten thousand more of these high paid workers to the city and heighten the volatility of the current situation....

Cops, Cameras, and Condos: Bloomington Is Getting Worse

by Barney Szyalak Bloomington is increasingly becoming a place meant for rich and middle class people. In order for that to happen, the city government is cracking down on the presence of poor people in...

2017: Philadelphia Year in Review

This year end review from anarchists in Philadelphia was originally published in the current issue of the long running publication, Anathema.  The following piece offers some thoughts on anarchist activity in Philly in 2017. Like any...

Anarchists in the Trump Era: Scorecard, Year One

January 20, 2018 marked the conclusion of the first year of the Trump era—a string of back-to-back crises that made unprecedented demands on US anarchists. Despite limited numbers and resources, we rose admirably to...

Excerpt from the new book, ‘On Anarchism: Dispatches from the People’s Republic of Vermont’

What follows is an excerpt from the new book On Anarchism: Dispatches From The People’s Republic of Vermont. Dispatches contains works written by David Van Deusen, and in some cases, the Green Mountain Anarchist...