A housing rights activist featured in a 2 Investigates report is facing felony charges in Alameda County for attempting to acquire an Oakland woman’s house through a little-known law called adverse possession. Source: 2 Investigates: Oakland housing activists charged with criminal conspiracy and trespassing – Story | KTVURead more "2 Investigates: Oakland housing activists charged with criminal conspiracy and trespassing – Story | KTVU"
The first of the two CMUs was opened quietly, without the public scrutiny required by law, in 2006 in Terre Haute, Indiana; the Marion, Illinois CMU followed in 2008. In fact, at a hearing in my case before I was sentenced, my attorneys argued that giving me the “terrorism enhancement” could result in my designation […]Read more "Daniel McGowan: Court Documents Prove I was Sent to Communication Management Units (CMU) for my Political Speech"
I have been struggling with the idea of “partisans” ever since I first heard the term used to dismiss the Makhnovshchina. Calling the insurgents of Ukraine simply partisans is so imprecise. What kind of army tries to comfort and reconcile with enemy combatants as soon as the shooting stops? The Soviet authorities and their agents […]Read more "History of the Makhnovist Movement (1918-1921): Chapter 8"
On the 3rd December 1917 a conference between a Russian delegation, headed by Leon Trotsky and German and Austrian representatives began at Brest-Litovsk. Trotsky had the difficult task of trying to end Russian participation in the First World War without having to grant territory to the Central Powers. By employing delaying tactics Trotsky hoped that […]Read more "Brest-Liovsk Treaty"
When the indignant uproar had subsided, the fugitive from the death-sentence demanded the floor. His pale face was deeply furrowed, suffering spoke from his large, hunted eyes, and he talked in a voice trembling with suppressed excitement. He dwelt at length on the recent events and the difficulties in the way of the Revolution. The […]Read more "Emma Goldman: Living my life (extracts)"
FTP March, Iteration 2.0 March,1, 2013 – Tactical Parameters Due to the fact that most of our internal issues on each march and action to date have come from a lack of information on what the tactical parameters of a particular action are expected to be, TAC will be calling for tactical parameters on this […]Read more "Oakland Fuck The Police March (OOTAC) | anarchistnews dot org"
Doesn’t everyone expect to see these ex-military LEO types freak out more often? Most of these deluded men who want to be police are already damaged. When they pass through recruitment, training, corruption, shame, and denial of every day practice within police, they are required to insist on a greater good. When the scales fall […]Read more "American Blowback » Counterpunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names"