Why Break Windows?

Why Break Windows?

From CrimethInc.: From the initial revolt in Ferguson last August to the demonstrations in Oakland and Berkeley last week, property destruction has been central to a new wave of struggle against police violence. But what does vandalizing businesses have to do with protesting police brutality? Why break windows? First, as countless others have argued, because […]

In Defense of Looting

In Defense of Looting

From: The New Inquiry As protests in Ferguson continued unabated one week after the police killing of Michael Brown, Jr., zones of Twitter and the left media predominantly sympathetic to the protesters began angrily criticizing looters. Some claimed that white protesters were the ones doing all of the looting and property destruction, while others worried […]

The Writing's on the Wall: Graffiti from the Ferguson Rebellion

The Writing’s on the Wall: Graffiti from the Ferguson Rebellion

Donations Needed to Bail and Legal Fund as Ferguson and St. Louis Erupt

Donations Needed to Bail and Legal Fund as Ferguson and St. Louis Erupt

As rebellion erupts once again in Ferguson as well as in St. Louis City, funds are urgently needed to support the rebels arrested. Initial reports suggest at least 61 people were arrested last night, and we expect the actual number is higher and will to continue to grow as the week unfolds. Please spread the […]

The Police Serve, Young People Die...An Open Letter on Calls for "Peace" in Response to Police Murder

The Police Serve, Young People Die…An Open Letter on Calls for “Peace” in Response to Police Murder

The letter that follows was written by Farid El Yamni, the brother of Wissam El Yamni, murdered by the police in Paris, France on New Year’s Day 2012, and is addressed to the mother of Rémi Fraisse, murdered by police during a protest in France on October 31st of this year. He wanted it to […]

ZAD calls out for international day against police on November 22nd

ZAD calls out for international day against police on November 22nd

The ZAD is a long-term occupation in France of people struggling against the construction of an airport. For years, people living on the ZAD have been battling the police who try to evict them from the land and crush their demonstrations. On October 26th, the police killed a protester, Rémi Fraisse, by shooting him in […]

We’ve Discovered White People! First Communique from SLU

From OccupySloo We’ve Discovered White People! the first communique from the occupation of Saint Louis University Five hundred twenty two years ago, the great Christopher Columbus discovered a New World. Monday, on the day we all celebrated the daring achievements of that fearless explorer, we too discovered a new world: the world of white people. […]

Act Two: St. Louis Erupts After Another Police Murder

Act Two: St. Louis Erupts After Another Police Murder

Just after dusk on Wednesday night in St. Louis, a cop killed 18 year-old Vonderitt “Drew” Myers. This is the third incident of cops killing black men in two months – sadly this is not above average. What is above average, though, is people’s response to it. Like Mike Brown, there has been debate about […]

Kansas City: Anarchist comrade Eric G. King arrested for alleged incendiary attack on Representative office

From 325 The following is a report from the capitalist media. Comrades are in the process of contacting Eric and setting up support. More information will come as it becomes available. His address at the moment is: Eric King 27090045 CCA Leavenworth 100 Highway Terrace Leavenworth, KS 66048 USA – Charges have been filed in […]

A Timeline of the Ferguson Uprising

A Timeline of the Ferguson Uprising

Saturday 8/9/14 – Michael Brown is shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson. Brown was walking home from a convenience store to his grandma’s house, when the officer stopped him for jaywalking and a scuffle ensued. Witnesses say that the officer shot Brown as he fled with his hands up in surrender. A crowd […]