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The Tyranny of Structurelessness

By Jo Freeman; reposted from jofreeman.com During the years in which the women’s liberation movement has been taking shape, a great emphasis has been placed on what are called leaderless, structureless groups as the main if not sole- organizational form of the movement. The source of this idea was a natural reaction against the over-structured … Continue reading The Tyranny of Structurelessness

Legal Fund Benefit in Boulder!

Legal Fund Benefit in Boulder!. via Legal Fund Benefit in Boulder!. (From shutdownwhiteclay.wordpress.com) ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Contact: Rachel Ivey, DGR (321-945-1276, rachelivey@riseup.net) DEEP GREEN RESISTANACE, ROCKY MOUNTAIN PEACE & JUSTICE CENTER TO HOLD BENEFIT FOR ARRESTED ACTIVISTS Deep Green Resistance and the Rocky Mountain Peace & Justice Center are hosting a benefit concert on Friday, … Continue reading Legal Fund Benefit in Boulder!

Resistance growing in Utah as first US tar sands mine is approved

By Melanie Jae Martin / Waging Nonviolence Last week, a new front opened in the struggle against tar sands mining in the U.S. If you didn’t know that tar sands mining is in the works on this side of the border in the first place, you’re not alone. Most people don’t realize that tar sands … Continue reading Resistance growing in Utah as first US tar sands mine is approved

Ben Barker: As Long As It Takes: Strong Ties, Strong Hearts

By Ben Barker / Deep Green Resistance Wisconsin “There have been others also just as true and devoted to the cause…with such women consecrating their lives—failure is impossible!”—Susan B. Anthony As an activist and organizer, I concern myself with the work of getting people together to change the world. A necessary part of this is … Continue reading Ben Barker: As Long As It Takes: Strong Ties, Strong Hearts

How Can Young People Fight Back?

Certainly there are good reasons for us to fight back. We have had the misfortune of being born into a devastated world, a desecrated world, a world robbed of meaning and community and life. Instead of a world that has been watched over by our ancestors, we have been born in a time when we … Continue reading How Can Young People Fight Back?

Support DGR Blockaders Arrested in White Clay

Breaking News: “For over 100 years the women of the Oglala Lakota nation have been dealing with an attack on the mind body and spirit of their relatives. We have been silenced through chemical warfare waged by the corporations who are out to exploit and make a profit off of the suffering and misery of … Continue reading Support DGR Blockaders Arrested in White Clay

Report from the East Coast Roadshow

The roadshow crew from left: Sam, Rachel, Cooper, Xander, and Val Update: East Coast Roadshow videos available Noam Chomsky gave the dedication at the opening of the Civic Media Center, a radical bookstore and community space in Gainesville Florida, and a signed photograph of the author smiled bemusedly from the wall as myself and four … Continue reading Report from the East Coast Roadshow

Stephanie McMillan: Killing Capitalism in the Name of Self-Defense

By Stephanie McMillan Global capitalism is killing the planet. It is turning the living world into dead commodities by exploiting the many for the profit of a few. Ecocide is the most urgent and immediate problem we face. If we don’t solve it, nothing else will matter. Economic troubles (not to mention our personal issues) … Continue reading Stephanie McMillan: Killing Capitalism in the Name of Self-Defense

Late May Report

By Ben Cutbank, Coordinator of Deep Green Resistance Wisconsin The last few months have seen Deep Green Resistance Wisconsin engaging in much planning, organizing, and participating in important events. In late March, members of DGR Wisconsin participating in the broader movement’s international members’ conference, which we helped to host in the southeastern part of Wisconsin. … Continue reading Late May Report