8.19.15: The police kill again in St. Louis. Some accounts and thoughts on what happened in response

8.19.15: The police kill again in St. Louis. Some accounts and thoughts on what happened in response

On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 11:30 a.m., St. Louis Police shot and killed 18-year-old Mansur “Man-Man” Ball-Bey. Within hours the police had been shouted off the block and by nightfall tear gas and fires dotted the neighborhood. August 19th marked the one-year anniversary of police shooting and killing Kajeme Powell. A march was held […]

Another Word for White Ally is Coward

Another Word for White Ally is Coward

                              Fear. Fear is real. There are times when fear should be listened to. Like when shots ring out and fear tells you to duck and run. There are other times when fear needs to be pushed through. We leave it […]

The Dirt: Call for Submissons on Anarchists and Popular Rebellion

The Dirt is a decentralized anarchist publication with chapters in St. Louis, Portland and New Orleans. From: The Dirt —————————————————— Call For Submissions: Anarchists and Popular Rebellion ——————————————————– “Whispers Under Yer Breath” is a regular column that’s published with the intent of stirring up public dialogue about the strengths, weaknesses, dreams, ambitions, etc… of the […]

Survivor Speaks Out on Rafael Hernandez, Running for 12th Ward Alderman

Survivor Speaks Out on Rafael Hernandez, Running for 12th Ward Alderman

This article contains an account of sexual assault that some might find upsetting to read. From Rafaelhernandezisarapist.noblogs.org You can read the police report of this incident here. St. Louis, MO – Survivor Monica*1 wants people to know that Rafael Hernandez who’s running for the 12th Ward Alderman attempted to rape her while she was closing […]

Missouri Prison Newsletter #7-Ferguson Part 2

Missouri Prison Newsletter #7-Ferguson Part 2

Issue #7, January-February 2015-Ferguson Part 2 The Missouri Prison Newsletter is distributed to (about 200) people in prisons across the U.S., but focusing on those incarcerated in Missouri and Illinois. This issue provides an updated chronology of major events, protests and riots since the August uprising and personal accounts of three significant moments of collective […]

Beyond Innocence: On Recent Police Murders in and Around St. Louis

Beyond Innocence: On Recent Police Murders in and Around St. Louis

LeDarius Williams was shot and killed by St. Louis police on Tuesday afternoon. Shortly after, around sixty people gathered in the neighborhood where the shooting occurred. Through tears his mother cried, “People need to stand up. This shit is just gonna keep happening.” The crowd dispersed after a couple hours. As usual, the next day […]

The Dirt: Issue #1

The Dirt: Issue #1

The Dirt is a new print anarchist publication that takes on the prison-industrial complex and works to dig up “the dirt” on the powerful people who benefit from it. Also featuring a variety of news and resources of interest to anarchists, prisoner writings, and tips and info on techno-security.  From the first issue: “Hello! We […]

Online Resources for Anyone Disillusioned with Ferguson "Movement"

Online Resources for Anyone Disillusioned with Ferguson “Movement”

For everyone who participated in the Ferguson unrest, we all have our unique experiences. And at some point, either on Day 1 or Day 101, we all inevitably ran up against some internal force that sought to limit the creativity and explosiveness of the moment, mirroring the actions and words of the State and business […]

Inanimate Objects and Human Bodies

Inanimate Objects and Human Bodies

The following is an excerpt from the zine One Four Seven: Some Notes on Tactics and Strategy from Durham’s Recent Anti-Police Marches. On Friday, December 5th protesters in Durham, NC took over the Durham Freeway (Rt 147). What follows is a reflection on the tactic used there of pulling objects into the streets to aid in […]

Berkeley, MO // December 23, 2014

Berkeley, MO // December 23, 2014

A line forty or fifty cops long blocked the Mobil parking lot in Berkeley, MO where Antonio Martin had been shot and killed several hours earlier. It was chilling to see his body still lying covered on the ground when we got there. The horror, loss and pain felt palpable watching his body placed on […]