Analysis

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...

Agitate, Subvert, Negate: Austin Year in Review 2017

“The present catastrophe is that of a world actively made uninhabitable. A sort of methodical devastation of everything that remained liveable in the relations of humans with each other and with our environments.”—The Invisible...

Oaxaca: Indigenous People Remain Displaced After Expulsion for Not Voting for Ruling Party

This January 3 marked six months of exile for 191 indigenous people from Tierra Negra who were violently expelled by an armed group in June 2017 for not voting for the PRI candidate, Macario...

Mexico: Communities in Michoacán Organize Against Cartels, Mining and the State

By Analy S. Nuño The arrests of social leaders in Michoacán is related to land grabs for resource extraction. Recently freed after four years in prison, Agustín Villanueva — a community police member in Aquila...

The Spectacle of Terror: Entrapment and State Strategy

On the Friday before Christmas, "Breaking news alerts" came out on the 24-hour mainstream news cycle that a 26 year old Modesto, CA man was arrested on a federal charge of providing material support...

End Prison Slavery in Texas Now!

by Keith ‘Malik’ Washington “For years we were called Niggers to indicate we had no value or worth and that anything could be done to us. Then the word ‘nigger’ became politically incorrect. So, they...

Fujimori is Free: The Only Option is the Streets

Introduction In the few paragraphs below, Víctor Miguel sums up all that there is to say about Peru - or, all that can be said from Peru on the subject of the state regime that...