2008: The Year of the Insurrection from Nicolas on Vimeo. In 2008, a small rebellion began in Olympia, the capitol of the state of Washington. While the global economy collapsed into a recession, numerous people began to smash banks, fight the police, and spread new ideas in their little corner of the world. Like the […]Read more "2008: The Year of the Insurrection"
The following video explains one of the most serious cases of infiltration and entrapment in the Pacific Northwest. Not only did every local law enforcement agency conspire against the anarchist movement, but also the Pentagon and the FBI (to name only a few). While this local history surfaces from time to time, it is always […]Read more "The Federal Government vs. the Tacoma Anarchists (2008)"
This announces the end of a time period, the beginning of a new era in which the revolutionary confrontation will take place on an increasingly hostile and controlled ground. The profound penetration into all social relations which capital and state are trying to realize, particularly through the massive spreading of technologies, clearly isn’t announcing easy […]Read more "The Repressive Restructuring of the West Coast"
The fourth issue of The Transmetropolitan Review is now out in Seattle. In this issue are the following articles: -What Is Anarchism?- –What The Fuck Is May Day?– –The Unist’ot’en Blocakade– –The Repressive Restructuring of the West Coast– This paper can always be found at Left Bank Books.Read more "The Transmetropolitan Review #4"
The poet Leigh Hunt called May Day “the union of the two best things in the world, the love of nature, and the love of each other.”1 This is utterly opposed to capitalism and patriarchy, as described by feminist writer Silvia Federici in Caliban and the Witch: the project of domination can sustain itself only […]Read more "But What The Fuck Is May Day?"
At the beginning of each issue of The Transmetropolitan Review we have provided a brief explanation of what anarchism is. Too long have our detractors, infiltrators, the media, the police, and rich kids have been the ones explaining what anarchism is to the public. In each issue, we have aimed to keep our definitions simple, […]Read more "What Is Anarchism? (1-3)"
On November 13th, 2015, while most of the western world was watching images of the ISIS attack in Paris, a portion of Cougar Mountain began to move.Read more "The Earth Moves: Suburban Sprawl in Issaquah"