Category Archives: In The News

“Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’”

“What has emerged is an experiment in life without the police — part street festival, part commune. Hundreds have gathered to hear speeches, poetry and music.”

“How the Far-Right Boogaloo Movement Is Trying to Hijack Anti-Racist Protests for a Race War”

Far-right extremists are hijacking nationwide protests against racism to push for … a race war!”

“Rebellions Get Results: A List So Far”

“Below, we offer this list of victories achieved in short order over the last two weeks. Some are large, some are small and symbolic, and none of them are ultimately sufficient. But all of them would have been almost unthinkable mere weeks ago, a time when officials seemed unshakeable and the rules of the game unquestionable.”

“Pentagon War Game Includes Scenario for Military Response to Domestic Gen Z Rebellion”

“a Pentagon war game, called the 2018 Joint Land, Air and Sea Strategic Special Program, offered a scenario in which members of Generation Z, driven by malaise and discontent, launch a “Zbellion” in America in the mid-2020s.”

Asad Haider: “No Justice, No Peace”

‘The disturbance of the peace will continue as long as there is injustice; so “no justice, no peace,” is a slogan which represents the intransigent pursuit of justice, against all the forces of containment wielded by the state, against the voices of the white moderates who would blame protestors for the violence of the police, and against all those who fail to grasp King’s lasting message that a politics of overcoming injustice is a politics of revolutionary change.’

“Gun-toting members of the Boogaloo movement are showing up at protests”

Boogaloo members appear to hold conflicting ideological views with some identifying as anarchists and others rejecting formal titles. Some pockets of the group have espoused white supremacy while others reject it. But they have at least two things in common: an affinity for toting around guns in public and a “boogaloo” rallying cry, which is commonly viewed as code for another US civil war.’

Anonymous: “Between Looted Targets And Trillionaires: Solidarity With The Rebels In Minneapolis”

The order of things is crushing us. Our jobs are disappearing, they’re paying us shit for throwing our lives into a charnel house, they’re murdering the unruly in the streets and stealing the lives of black people on camera for all the world to see. This is a world we must refuse because it never gave a damn thing for us. This is a world we must destroy.”

“Far-Right Extremists Are Hoping to Turn the George Floyd Protests Into a New Civil War”

‘Armed extremists are showing up to protests and urging a “boogaloo” — code for civil war — online.’

“Sprawling Protest Movement Treads Line Between Justice Agenda and Chaos”

The protesters come from all racial backgrounds with ardent cadres of young white allies quite unlike earlier eras of racial unrest. Some marches are led by national or local activist organizations. Many others are simply spontaneous, sprouting up from long-simmering frustrations in city neighborhoods.”

CrimethInc. : “Minneapolis: Now This Fight Has Two Sides: What the Riots Mean for the COVID-19 Era”

Every time people stand up for themselves against the police state, we should show up in solidarity, prepared to run the same risks that those we support face every day. Above all, we should share visions of a world without oppression, without hierarchy, without police or prisons or surveillance, and demonstrate strategies via which to create it.”