Analysis

#Flint to #GrenfellTower: The Elite Only Want to ‘Manage the Disaster’

Last Friday, thousands of people flooded into the streets of London to protest government cause and response to the recent fire which engulfed the Grenfell Tower, home to hundreds of working-class residents in an...

A Response to “Beyond Bash the Fash”

This is a response to the IGD podcast, "Beyond Bash the Fash." I want to state clearly that I encourage people to listen to the podcast and I not only enjoyed the discussion which...

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...

Harrisburg, PA: Reportback and Analysis of June 10th Counter-Demo

On June 10th, ACT for America held anti-Muslim rallies across the country. They were assisted by American Vanguard, a white-supremacist fascist group, and the Oathkeepers, a hyper-masculine organization of former military and police officers....

Michigan: Growing Struggles Show Need for Coordination

People in Michigan are under attack and fighting back. On Saturday, June 10, right-wingers and white supremacists held an “anti-sharia” rally in Lansing. It seemed like it was more oathkeepers and militia types than...

No Platform For Islamophobia: How Austin Shut Down ‘March Against Sharia’ White Supremacist Rally

Photo by Ann Harkness It was called the “March Against Sharia,” but thanks to a lot of very loud Austin activists this white supremacist gathering could barely speak, much less march through the city. The openly...

How the Right Hopes to Use the Shooting in Alexandria

Those who wish to carry out acts of violence always seek to frame themselves as victims. If they are perceived as victims, this can legitimize the violence they perpetrate, or at least distract from...

Justice for Isaiah ‘Vinney’ Hammett!

To donate to Isaiah’s funeral fund, please go here! Isaiah Hammett was murdered by St Louis City police officers on June 7th during a SWAT raid. Missouri is a state that paradoxically has both a...
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Oaxacan Indigenous Communities Resist Megaprojects

By Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F The Chinantec people, inhabitants of the Cajonos River basin in the north of the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, are carrying out an organizational process throughout their entire territory,...

This Is a Call: Come Out to Oppose ‘Patriot Prayer’ at Evergreen in Olympia

On Thursday the 15th far right group Patriot Prayer will be holding a rally on red square at the Evergreen State College in Olympia. Their group claims to be coming to defend free speech...