NonPolitics

In Defense of Black Bloc at #NYC Protests

30 Sep , 2020  

New York City. A piece about the Black Bloc at the Breonna Taylor protests in New York.

Originally published by Abolition Media Worldwide.

On the Breonna Taylor March

On September 23rd, Breonna Taylor is dead; there is no justice. Another court upholds white supremacy, acquitting the murderers. Days earlier, a call had ...

, , ,

NonPolitics

In the Eye of the Storm: A Report from #Kenosha

24 Sep , 2020  

Report from Hard Crackers on the Kenosha uprising on the first several days of the uprising following the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

Originally published by Hard Crackers on September 7, 2020.

What’s so simple in the moonlight by the morning never is.

Bright Eyes

The night of the shooting, bands of ...

, , ,

NonPolitics

Elections, State: Instruments of expropriation.

17 Sep , 2020  

Elections

Democracy and its instrument of choice are based on citizens handing over their powers to representatives or delegating them to a professional group that decides on their behalf. This implies a misjudgment, because only because the representatives exist does the represented group exist, which in turn creates its representatives ...

, , ,

NonPolitics

The Uprising in Colombia: “An Example of What Is to Come”

15 Sep , 2020  

The streets of several Colombian cities have erupted into conflict in the last two days in response to the brutal police murder of 43-year-old Javier Ordóñez, a lawyer and father of two in Bogotá, the nation’s capital. Ordóñez was peaceably drinking in the street in front of his friends’ apartment ...

, ,

NonPolitics

As Free as Blackness Will Make Them / Interview with Frank B. Wilderson III

13 Sep , 2020  

The following interview was conducted August 20, 2020 by Gerardo Munoz and Ángel Octavio Álvarez Solis on Radio Ibero in Mexico City. Transcribed by Ill Will Editions, with light edits for readability.  * * * * * 

Gerardo Munoz: You say that Afropessimism as a method or critical intervention thematizes ...

,

NonPolitics

Frankreich – Ein Versuch aus der Misere in den Angriff zu kommen

11 Sep , 2020  

Die Gilets Jaunes als Bewegung sind tot. So oft ist das schon behauptet worden, von den politischen Eliten und den politischen Kommentatoren. Barrikaden mitten auf den Champs Elysees, geplünderte Luxusshops und Bullen in panischer Flucht im Steinhagel haben diese Behauptungen immer und immer wieder Lügen gestraft. Die Gilets Jaunes sind ...

, ,

NonPolitics

In Defense of Looting – Ein Interview mit Vicky Osterweil

6 Sep , 2020  

NPR24: Für Leute, die dein Buch nicht gelesen haben: Wie definierst du Plünderung?

Vicky Osterweil: Wenn ich das Wort Plünderung verwende, meine ich damit die massenhafte Enteignung von Eigentum, den massenhaften Ladendiebstahl in einem Moment des Aufstandes oder Riots. Das ist es, was ich verteidige. Ich verteidige keine Situation, in ...

, , , , ,

NonPolitics

The Return of John Brown: White Race-Traitors in the 2020 Uprising

6 Sep , 2020  

taken from Ill Will

Theses on the White Proletariat
  1. White people, like all people, are divided by politics and class. These divisions were revealed through the recent uprisings, which showed us that there are whites who are willing to go the distance, and there are whites who are willing to
...

, , , , ,

EconoFiction, GenericScience, NonPolitics, PhiloFiction

Schwanzlutscher (Sog)

4 Sep , 2020  

Sog. Saugen. Ansaugen. … Es bleibt allem Patriarchat zu eigen und deshalb vorzuwerfen, dass es nicht saugt. Dies manifestiert sich in einer generellen Angst vor der Verschlingung eines Loches. Verschlingung des Lochs, Verschlingung durch das Loch, das bereits von einem verschlungenen Loch verschlungen worden sein wird; (zwangs-)arbeiten für das Loch, ...

, , , , , , , ,

NonPolitics

How It Might Should Be Done

24 Aug , 2020  

taken from Sūnzǐ Bīngfǎ

https://youtube.com/watch?v=cQeW7RPkCZQ%3Ffeature%3Doembed

Ich möchte mit einem Gruß an das, was letzte Nacht hier passiert ist, an die Arbeiterklasse der Stadt Seattle, an die Rebellen der Stadt Seattle beginnen: Mir hat das, was ich gesehen habe, wirklich gut gefallen, deshalb bin ich hier, um diese Stimmung zu fühlen. ...

, , , , , ,

NonPolitics

How it Might Should be Done

17 Aug , 2020  

taken from illwill editions

The following is a transcript of a talk delivered in Seattle on July 20, 2020, lightly-edited by the author for readability. A video recording produced by Red May is online here.  * * * * *

I want to begin with a shout-out to what happened ...

, , , , ,

NonPolitics

The Rise of Black Counter-Insurgency

2 Aug , 2020  

Introduction

From May 26 to June 1, 2020, a Black led multi-racial proletarian rebellion burned down police stations, destroyed cop cars, attacked police, redistributed goods, and took revenge for the murder of countless Black and non-Black people by the police. By the first week of June, everything seemed to have ...

, , ,