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Insurrection Starts at Home: Kevin Van Meter on Everyday Resistance

All revolutions start as the basic refusal of an oppressed person to follow along with the rules of their own subservience. The autonomous Marxist tradition breaks from many understanding of economics and history to...

Oaxaca: Plans for New, Enlarged Military Base on Communal Lands

By Ñaní Pinto In the beginning of 2017 after an order from the federal government, Alejandro Murat, the governor of Oaxaca, announced that the 28th Military Zone's campus, today located in the municipality of Santa...

Commune Against Civilization #4: Nothing is Over

Dispatches from an uninvited guest on COAST SALISH TERRITORY, SQUAXIN AND NISQUALLY LAND What follows is not an official position of the many-headed hydra of the Olympia Blockade. All the reasons for making a revolution are there....
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Liberatory Community Armed Self-Defense, from ‘Setting Sights’

Editor's Note: This essay is an excerpt from scott crow's new book Setting Sights: Histories and Reflections on Community Armed Self Defense, out soon from PM Press. In it he describes the basic concepts and praxis...

Does Public Condemnation Since Charlottesville Have the Alt-Right on the Run?

At Charlottesville, numbers of white nationalist and counter-protesters were estimated to be of the same general order of magnitude, but recent street actions by white nationalist/supremacist/racist groups have been universally overwhelmed, shut down, and...

Shock Doctrine Implemented in Oaxaca After Earthquake

By Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F. October 11, 2017 Naomi Klein, in her book The Shock Doctrine, argues that the economic policies of Nobel laureate Milton Friedman and the Chicago School of Economics have gained...

Commune Against Civilization #3: The Encampment Grows

Dispatches from an uninvited guest on COAST SALISH TERRITORY, SQUAXIN AND NISQUALLY LAND “In the winter of 1846, Levi Smith and Edmund Sylvester arrived at the Bus-chut-hwud village (centered at today’s 4th Avenue and Columbia...

The Real Story Of Thanksgiving

"Learning" about Thanksgiving in our school system for some of us may be the first time we are even told about indigenous nations and people, but it is a false history. Learning about the...

Boston, MA: Report Back from Boston Antifascist Counter-Demo

Photo from Unicorn Riot On August 19th, 45 thousand people, led by black organizers, marched against a far-Right rally. Upon hearing that the fascists were coming back to "Resist Marxism," the Fight Supremacy 2.0 counter demonstration...

Bloc Party: Vaughn & Building Support for Prison Rebels

"We have patience, a lot of time, and most importantly, nothing to lose." -A prisoner at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center "They called the media, released a list of demands, and explained their actions as...