Critique

Taking Out the Trash: Fact Checking Politico’s “Antifa Attacks”

Far-Right militants have shot at antifascists in Minneapolis, Seattle, and Charlottesville. According to Politico, those who are being shot and killed are the ones to blame for escalating things. A recent article by the normally...

“Destroy All Prisons Tomorrow”: IWOC Responds to Jacobin

A response to the debate on abolition in Jacobin Magazine. The weekend of August 19 2017, amid the second nationwide inside/outside mass protest against prison slavery in as many years, Jacobin Magazine published an article against...

Facebook Blues: Social Media and Seattle

You might be wondering what it's like working for Facebook in their shiny new Seattle campus at 1101 Dexter Avenue in South Lake Union. Luckily we can tell you. It appears that working in...

Hurricane Harvey: 5 Reasons Looting is Essential for Survival

Looting is a rational response to disaster situations and price gouging. Liberals would prefer people to dehydrate, starve, or drown, while food rots underwater. 1. Price gouging and hoarding by capitalists goes unpunished. As Hurricane Harvey...

Eternal Liberal Handwringing: Response to Antifa Smears

It hardly took two weeks for leftists and liberals alike to go from sympathizing with antifa to insist they are destroying the Left and hindering capacities to organize in any meaningful way. I laugh...

The Liberal Myth of Free Speech

Being unabashedly opposed to fascism has become, strangely, a position that requires increasing amounts of justification in modern America. Mainstream voices have used the growth of unapologetic hate movements with codified genocidal platforms to...

Academics, One More Effort to be Materialists: On Mass Incarceration and the Movements Against...

Jacobin magazine recently published an article by Roger Lancaster on mass incarceration and strategies to end it. It’s an in depth, thoughtful piece of writing, and a full reply would take much more time...

Seattle, WA: August 13th Solidarity Against Hate Reportback

The IWW Greater Seattle General Defense Committee (GDC) put a wide-reaching public call-out to amass a significant contingent of individuals and organizations to confront yet another hateful “Freedom” rally by Joey Gibson and Patriot...

Denver, CO: Solidarity with Charlottesville

Comrades, on the 13th of August, Denver recently hosted a several hundred strong march in solidarity with our fallen comrade, Heather Heyer, who fell in Charlottesville. Or at least, that what the the intent...

Against the Democratic Co-optation of #Charlottesville

This is the body of a flyer (PDF: Charlottesville text) distributed at yesterday’s vigil, called by Indivisible Bloomington (a front for the Democratic Party). The organizers of the vigil hoped to recuperate the tragedy of...