Critique

To Hell with White Identity Politics, We Want Class War

“We will know better for people. We will be a good elite." - Richard Spencer Across the spectrum of the Right, the various factions have celebrated the coming to power of proto-fascist billionaire, Donald Trump. Alt-Right boards...

Riverside, CA: Reflection and Report Back on Event Security

The following post details a critique and reflection on how local organizers in Riverside, California dealt with potential threats of disruption from the far-Right towards a community education event. What follows is a post-event...

Internet Feudal Barons and Our Lack of Surprise

December 14th is the congressional vote to repeal Title II classification for Internet service providers, which regulates them as public utilities and mandates equal protection for all Internet traffic, fulfilling the concept of Net Neutrality....

Commune Against Civilization: Dispatch #2 from Olympia Blockade

Dispatches from an uninvited guest on COAST SALISH TERRITORY SQUAXIN AND NISQUALLY LAND “The institution of Slavery is the principal cause of civilization.  Perhaps nothing can be more evident than that it is the sole cause…...

Minneapolis, MN: Super Bowl Blues

On February 4th, 2018 the Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis and the city is already busy preparing for this big event. For almost a year the city has been advertising how important this...

Montreal: November 12th, Against Hate or Just Racism?

On November 12th, 2017 a demonstration of about 5,000 people snaked through Montreal under the banner “large demonstration against hate and racism." This was a good show of force, and tactically an important step...

Why We Need Devin Patrick Kelley to be Crazy

Saying the Unsayable Every Time When the unspeakable occurs, where do we turn for answers? Whenever a politician or pundit — the two rusty gears of the great national blah-blah-chatter-machine — informs us that a shooting...

Right-Wing Hack Claims Oakland Anarchists Linked to ISIS

After Charlottesville, both the far-Right and the State have pushed to link anarchists and antifascists with something that the majority of the population understands to be "bad." For many, this is ISIS. Discredited far-Right...

Statement on ‘Great Lakes Antifa’ from Cleveland Antifascist Network

People that have been with IGD for a long time know that we aren't prone to sectarian attacks or the airing of internal movement divisions, however we feel that in this instance, a line...

On the Showdown between Spain and Catalunya: Facing Two Bad Options, Choose the Third

The Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont, played for time today, suspending the declaration of independence mandated by the referendum in order to continue negotiations with the central government of Spain, the European Union, and—presumably—hardliners in his camp...