Category: Disaster

Autonomous Disaster Relief Organizing in the Wake of the #CampFire

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Autonomous Disaster Relief Organizing in the Wake of the #CampFire appeared first on It’s Going Down. In this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we spoke with two people on the ground in Chico, California who are organizing in the wake of the devastating #CampFire… Read more »

This Is America #31: How Anarchists Are Flying Supplies Into NC

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #31: How Anarchists Are Flying Supplies Into NC appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, September 20th, 2018. In today’s episode we’re going to talk specifically about Hurricane Florence, and anarchist and autonomous disaster relief responses to it. Included… Read more »

Audio Report: Evacuation in the Face of Wisconsin Refinery Fire

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Audio Report: Evacuation in the Face of Wisconsin Refinery Fire appeared first on It’s Going Down. In late April, a oil refinery in Wisconsin owned by Husky Energy close to Lake Superior caught fire, pumping oil into the earth and the nearby water supply, while smoke… Read more »

Mutual Aid Disaster Relief on Building Dual Power & Upcoming Tour

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Mutual Aid Disaster Relief on Building Dual Power & Upcoming Tour appeared first on It’s Going Down. In this episode of the IGDcast, we spoke with someone involved in Mutual Aid Disaster Relief (MAD), which is a network of volunteers who are engaged in autonomous, grassroots,… Read more »

Audio Report: Autonomous Relief In Houston Post-Harvey

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Audio Report: Autonomous Relief In Houston Post-Harvey appeared first on It’s Going Down. In this audio report with Solidarity Houston, we talk with anarchists doing autonomous disaster relief in the wake of hurricane Harvey. While the waters have receded, in the aftermath of the storm many… Read more »

Trouble #7: No Permission Needed

This post was originally published on this siteIn this month’s episode of Trouble, we look at individuals carrying out front-line disaster relief using a decentralized framework rooted in solidarity and mutual aid.

Trouble # 7: No Permission Needed

This post was originally published on this siteIn this month’s episode of Trouble, we look at individuals carrying out front-line disaster relief using a decentralized framework rooted in solidarity and mutual aid.

“Something Deeply Sick In Our Society”: On Mass Shootings in the US

This post was originally published on this siteThe post “Something Deeply Sick In Our Society”: On Mass Shootings in the US appeared first on It’s Going Down. We catch up once again with anti-capitalist theorist and author of Decolonizing Dialectics, George Ciccariello-Maher of Drexel University, to speak on the phenomena of mass shootings in the United… Read more »

Frank Lopez on Puerto Rico, Toxic Water, & FEMA Candy

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Frank Lopez on Puerto Rico, Toxic Water, & FEMA Candy appeared first on It’s Going Down. In this episode, we caught up with Franklin Lopez of Sub.Media, a native of Puerto Rico, to discuss his recent trip to the island, the history of colonialism and how… Read more »