The Making of “Outside Agitators”

The Making of “Outside Agitators”

This illustration is available in poster form from artist Corina Dross, to raise funds for arrestees in Ferguson.

This illustration is available in poster form from artist Corina Dross, to raise funds for arrestees in Ferguson.

From Crimethinc.

On August 19, ten days after police murdered Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, a slew of corporate media stories appeared charging that“criminals” and “outside agitators” were responsible for clashes during the protests. CNNalleged that “all sides agree there are a…

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What They Mean when They Say Peace

What They Mean when They Say Peace

policestateFrom Crimethinc.

The Forces of Peace and Justice

“I’m committed to making sure the forces of peace and justice prevail,”Missouri Governor Jay Nixon said in Ferguson on Saturday, August 16, after a week of conflicts sparked by the police murder of teenager Michael Brown. “If we’re going to achieve justice, we first must have and maintain peace.”

Is that how it works—first you impose peace, thenyou…

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Daniel McGowan Sues the BOP

Daniel McGowan Sues the BOP

daniel_mcgowan_FREE!From HuffPost:

Daniel McGowan may have been the first person thrown in solitary confinement for writing a HuffPost blog. Now he’ll be the first person to sue the Bureau of Prisons over it.

The environmental activist and former prisoner filed a lawsuiton Wednesday against the prison system over an April 2013 incident in which U.S. Marshals threw him in a Brooklyn federal jail — ironically, for…

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Countdown to the Really Really Free Festival!

Countdown to the Really Really Free Festival!

rrfm10-1From Really Free Carrboro

The first fliers are finished announcing the ten-year anniversary of Carrboro’s Really Really Free Market this coming October 4!

Please print and circulate these widely. We are expecting participants from all over the region, making this a day to remember.

In addition to a variety of booths, installations, and the usual cornucopia of free materials, the festival will…

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OC Leads NC In Military Surplus Armored Vehicles For Police

OC Leads NC In Military Surplus Armored Vehicles For Police

A V150 used by the Saudi Arabian National Guard in 1991.

A V150 used by the Saudi Arabian National Guard in 1991.

From Chapelborro

According to Department of Defense data published last week by the New York Times, law enforcement agencies in Orange County have acquired more military surplus armored vehicles than any other county in the state.

In the wake of the heavily-armed police response to protestors in Ferguson, Missouri, a federal program to…

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Students Express Support for Attack on Police Headquarters

Students Express Support for Attack on Police Headquarters

durmcopbannerfrom The Daily Tar Heel

An anonymous group of local anarchists took responsibility for vandalizing Chapel Hill police cars last week.

Someone smashed in the back window of three Ford Crown Victoria cars parked at the Chapel Hill Police Department at 828 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, according to police reports .

Another car was spray-painted. Total damage was valued at $2,200 to the four cars,…

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Luke Needs Our Help!

Luke Needs Our Help!

judgepostcard-copy judgepostcard-copy2From Let Luke Go

At sentencing, Judge Markle added the condition of criminal banishment to Luke’s probation.  For all eight years of his probation, Luke will be exiled from the state of Georgia, with the exception of one judicial district – that of Screven county, and in turn, his family and closest friends.  For more information on criminal banishment and the unusual nature of its inclusion in…

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Bill Dunne moved to FCI Mendota

Bill Dunne moved to FCI Mendota

billdunneFrom Denver Anarchist Black Cross

According to supporters and confirmed through the BOP:
Bill Dunne was just moved to a new FCI in Fresno county about an hour or so from SF.
His new address is:

Bill Dunne 10916-086
FCI MENDOTA
Federal Correctional Institution
P.O. BOX 9
Mendota, CA 93640

He wouldn’t have gotten the birthday cards that were sent,
as his mail doesn’t follow him, it is just trashed.…

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