On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020, an unexpected crime wave spread across Oakland, a violent series of encounters that took place while thousand of liberals were glued to their screens, eager to find out which elderly, white male rapist would be coronated this January 2021. The police were prepared for riots in the case that Trump […]Read more "Election Night Crime Wave"
We are happy to release these three films that document the George Floyd uprising across California, a momentous event that has led us all into a changed reality. Our films focus on the first weeks of this uprising, a moment that terrified the ruling class of the US. Since then, these parasites have done everything […]Read more "Three Films of the California Uprising"
Our story begins with a photograph taken on January 17, 2020. In this photograph, Michael Bloomberg and Libby Schaaf are hunched over a map of the Oakland waterfront.Read more "The Sorrows of the Oakland Waterfront"
I wish I could tell you the truth, only you wouldn’t believe me, so what’s the point? It sounds like total fiction. People believe all sorts of lies, conspiracies, especially when the truth is right in front of their faces, sort of like the fireworks going off right now, as I type this.Read more "The Great Sideshow Army: An Oakland Story"
Now that we’re in the midst of a new uprising, the editors found it appropriate to remind our readers that Amazon is still as powerful as ever in the US, even more so because of the COVID-19 lock-down. With thousands of businesses shuttered under government orders, Amazon has filled this supply gap and gobbled up […]Read more "Uprising Against Amazon: A Chronology"
Were I ever to say these things, either to a Moldovan peasant or a neo-liberal hipster in Iași, both of them would stare back at me with eyes totally blank. This is the incomprehensible Romanian anarchist position.Read more "The Incomprehensible Romanian Anarchist Position"
The sudden appearance of the North East Militia is nothing short of miraculous. Unlike every major US city along the West Coast, the city of Los Angeles has remained mostly resilient to the economic restructuring of the 2010s, and there is a still a chance to halt the advance of gentrificationRead more "The Miraculous North East Militia"
To celebrate the new decade, the Cinema Committee happily releases these three short videos reflecting on the past year of resistance. We hope our modest efforts inspire other anarchists to create their own media, of any variety. Media is no substitute for acting in real life with others, but it’s also a vital ingredient in […]Read more "Anarchist Agitprop For A New Year"
The two books reviewed in this article contain the truth of how the populations of capitalist nations are monitored, manipulated, and controlled through their digital devices, social media, and smart technology. One is a mystery novel called Darlingtonia, published in the fall of 2017. The other is a non-fiction book called Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America, published in the fall of 2019. Read together, these texts answer questions most people are only beginning to ask.Read more "The Truth About Cambridge Analytica"
When most people think of Romania, they imagine vampires. I’m not a vampire, but when a stranger finds out I’m Romanian, they say the word vampire. Always.Read more "The Vampires of Romania"