Class Struggle Alphabetized
This is the third pamphlet in the Tactical Analysis Series. Part analysis of tactical movements, part action history, part tactical theory paper, this pamphlet was written as the result of 2 months of tactical research following the G20 demonstrations in Pittsburgh. read more »
At the time of this writing I am filled with rage. Occupy Oakland, on its second week, was raided by an overwhelming force of approximately 800 police in riot gear. I was there, ready to defend when police from all entrances to Oscar Grant Plaza rushed in with sticks and began beating people. Their tactics were simple but effective: rush in with overwhelming numbers and push out those that intended to stay for a fight, slowly crush resilience of those who took up the tactic of civil disobedience by linking arms and protecting the camp. They beat people with sticks, shot people with rubber bullets, obliterated ear-drums with flash-bang grenades, and choked them with tear gas.
by Michael Parenti
(excerpted from the book, Democracy for the Few)
From a text by AM Bonanno, with some edits and additions
we made this for thoughtcrime ink from a text by arthur j. miller about the demand by employers for longer workdays and overtime, and general wage-slavery. (imposed)
a Workers' Democracy pamphlet
In a clear conversation with the reader, Berkman discusses society as it now exists, the need for Anarchism and the methods for bringing it about. Often mentioned in conjunction with his lover Emma Goldman, Berkman was a leading writer and participant in the 20th-Century Anarchist movement. read more »
2-part essay by Wayne Price
an introduction to the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
What is Syndicalism? By Emma Goldman. This zine is part of the Boston Anarchist Black Cross distro.
"Basic logic dictates that you either have an obligation to LET “law enforcers” have their way with you, or you have the right to STOP them from doing so, which will almost always require killing them."
In February 2012, as the Occupy movement tapered off, a strike broke out against austerity measures in the Québécois higher education system. Prevented from occupying buildings as it had in 2005, the student movement shifted to a strategy of economic disruption: blockading businesses, interrupting conferences and tourist events, and spreading chaos in the streets. read more »
Who Is Oakland: Anti-Oppression Activism, the Politics of Safety, and State Co-optation by Escalating IdentitySubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 17:34.
Originally posted at http://escalatingidentity.wordpress.com/ by some anti-capitalists involved in Occupy Oakland
This pamphlet - written collaboratively by a group of people of color, women,
and queers - is offered in deep solidarity with anyone committed to ending
oppression and exploitation materially. It is a critique of how privilege theory
and cultural essentialism have incapacitated antiracist, feminist, and queer
organizing in this country by minimizing and misrepresenting the severity and read more »