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Drought in Washington / Shelter-Building Workshop

This past weekend, we hosted a shelter-building workshop to work on outdoor skills, grow our connection to Earth, and build community. It was a small event but we had a great time. The photo here shows what we built at the base of a mother Cedar tree. — Editorial note: this poem by our good … Continue reading Drought in Washington / Shelter-Building Workshop

“All These Days I” by Jamie Little and the filthy politicians

the filthy politicians, with Jamie Little, make a musical (and succinctly logical) argument for forcibly stopping the insane dominant culture, which is akin to an axe murderer frantically killing everything within reach. They reiterate a point often made by Deep Green Resistance: we need it all in this fight – propagandists and fighters, books and … Continue reading “All These Days I” by Jamie Little and the filthy politicians

New ebook: “100 Daily Affirmations for Revolutionary Proletarian Militants”

Stephanie McMillan has a new ebook available for downloading, for $2.99: “100 Daily Affirmations for Revolutionary Proletarian Militants”. The ebook is a collection of hints of encouragement for those who want to destroy global capitalism, paired with cute drawings. You can also view all the Affirmations at Stephane McMillan’s website for free, but you may … Continue reading New ebook: “100 Daily Affirmations for Revolutionary Proletarian Militants”

“142 Years” by Drew Wadden and the filthy politicians

This collaboration between the filthy politicians and Drew Wadden provides a concise summary of the trajectory of civilization, then challenges the listener with a fundamental moral question: what are you going to do about it? Listen to “142 Years” from the album Modern Man and read the lyrics below, and hear more songs at the … Continue reading “142 Years” by Drew Wadden and the filthy politicians

“Concrete” by the filthy politicians

A call to dig underneath the distractions and lies imposed on us by civilization, “Concrete” urges us to decolonize and join the side of the living. As always, the filthy politicians, joined on this Modern Man track by Drew Wadden, blend engaging rythm and melody with meaningful lyrics to draw listeners into a culture of … Continue reading “Concrete” by the filthy politicians

River’s Song: A Poem

Calliope Braintree is the protagonist of two novels by Anne Pyterek, whose work explores rape culture from both the personal and planetary perspective. The poem River’s Song was “written” by Calliope as a tribute to the Chicago River, poisoned and channeled by industrial humans but still living a life of her own. I am the … Continue reading River’s Song: A Poem

the filthy politicians: I Don’t Think We’re Smart

This track from the Modern Man album by the filthy politicians echoes much of the wisdom expressed in the recently featured video Earth: Land Is Life. The song argues that our modern notions of “progress” have led us far off track from relationships with the human and non-human animals around us. It ends in a … Continue reading the filthy politicians: I Don’t Think We’re Smart