Over two years ago, a radical queer/trans anarchist known as Bash Back! organized an action that disrupted a church service at an anti-gay church outside Lansing, Michigan. The action resulted in a lawsuit from the rightwing Alliance Defense Fund. As part of the ongoing lawsuit, the U.S. District Court recently issued an order prohibiting members … Read moreU.S. Court Rules Against Bash Back!
The third issue of the Grand Rapids anarchist zine “Act/React” has been published. This issue features: A basic introduction to anarchism titled “Breaking It Down” A piece titled “Against the University” that critiques student activism and the idea that the university is fertile ground for revolutionary work. The discussion is grounded in the author’s experiences … Read moreAct/React #3 Out Now
In response to a local member of the Industrial Workers of the World’s (IWW) Jimmy Johns Workers Union being fired last week for union organizing, the Grand Rapids IWW is organizing a picket to demand that he be reinstated: Join our Picket at Jimmy Johns Today! Who: Union members and supporters What: Informational picket with … Read moreJimmy Johns Picket Today
The Grand Rapids Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) has just passed along word that an IWW organizer was fired from a Grand Rapids Jimmy Johns restaurant for union organizing. In response, the IWW is organizing a “phone zap” in support of the fired worker: Fellow Worker Mathew Bair was fired July 8 from a … Read moreIWW Union Organizer Fired at Grand Rapids Jimmy Johns
Good Morning Revolution is the group that organizes the monthly Really, Really Free Markets. While the group started in 2008 as part of an effort to expand their work, it’s activities had ebbed over the past year or so. However, the group is now back in full swing and has undertaken a number of new … Read moreGood Morning Revolution Interview