Episode 138: We talk with Kevin Van Meter of the Team Colors Collective & contributing author of the book Life During Wartime: Resisting Counterinsurgency available from AK Press. We discuss Marxism, Anarchism, Counter Insurgency, The Green Scare, The Earth Liberation Front (ELF), Anit-Globalization, The Animal Defense League (ADL), The Modern Times Collective, a pre-Green Scare case on Long Island and the Support work surrounding it & much more. #fsd
From Earth First! Journal
scott crow is a longtime anarchist political activist, political strategist and author based in Austin, Texas, and a founding member of the Common Ground Collective, an anarchist Hurricane Katrina relief effort. We caught up with scott to ask about his work with Dirty South Earth First! (DSEF!) and Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC), as well as his thoughts on the state of the eco-resistance struggle today.
Most days, Henry Clay Frick liked to take a late lunch with friends at the Duquesne Club, just a short distance from his Fifth Avenue office at the Chronicle-Telegraph building. He’d just returned to his desk on Saturday, July 23 1892, when anarchist Alexander Berkman, wearing a brand new black suit, pushed the door open.
There's more than one way to escape custody
Whether it takes place on a dark street or in organized civil disobedience, being arrested is isolating and humiliating. The police lash zip ties around our wrists and tear us from our friends to parade us from jail cell to court until someone makes bail or the DA dismisses the charges.
From Impromtu Action
There has been a lot of issues popping up recently. Most recently, with Rachel Dolezal who, while identifying as trans-racial, also took the position of an NAACP leader in Seattle and more recently, the Charleston, South Carolina shooting. This analysis will try to address the issues of trans-racial politics in the face of impending civilization which inherently has constructed racial constructs and gender roles.
July 1 is the day that people across Kanada get together to rally around a common theme-Kanada. But what does it really mean to celebrate this day?
Kanada is a country founded on the expansion of capitalism and domination.
It is based on genocide and the theft of this continent.
It is based on years of violence towards native peoples, but relies on imperialism to exist.
'Ballad of a Green Beret is a black and white 16mm. short narrative film. ´
Directed by Kevin Keating.
Winner of the Best Screenplay award in the Optik Allusions "Films To The People" short film festival, Oakland 2015.
The last few years have seen an increasing wave of repression against Anarchists and other radicals, here in Spain, best characterized by the police operations Pandora and Piñata. Acting in response to movements, uprisings and upheavals across the country, particularly in Cataluña, the state has arrested dozens of comrades, often under the pretext of anti-terrorism. The result has been to foster a climate of fear and in-action.
A retrospective of Prairie Struggle, an anarchist political organization from Canada that existed from 2011-2015.
As much as this pains those who have participated in the anarchist communist experience between 2011 and 2014 in the Canadian prairies, today, Prairie Struggle announces its official secession and subsequent disbandment. To this day, Prairie Struggle was the only specific platformist organization in the Canadians prairies. Though some may recall the existence of an anarchist communist group in Regina affiliated to the ACF...