Monthly Archives: February 2012

First issue of “Let’s Break their Haughty Power” is out!

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Valentines Jail Solidarity Demo Report back

Anonymous On February 14th a group of about 20 people dressed in black gathered outside the Donald E. Long Juvenile Detention Center in Portland. We banged on pots, pans, buckets, and various other improvised noisemakers for about an hour and … Continue reading

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White Privilege = the Black Bloc?

In light of petty property destruction, such as the¬†Vancouver Stanley Cup riot of 2011, the Black Bloc (or rather the acts of Property Destruction associated with it) have been affiliated with perpetuating white male privilege through displays of petty aggression … Continue reading

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Oppressive Language in Occupy

Autonomous Workers’ Group Throughout the Occupy movement‚Äôs campgrounds and actions, homophobic and misogynist slurs used against both enemies and allies have degraded our character and limited our impact. Our words shape the way we communicate with another and denote the … Continue reading

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Reportback from Feb. 6th Solidarity with Oakland March

Background: While the malicious attacks against the Occupy Oakland Commune by the Police State were the immediate source of inspiration for my call of Solidarity to the wider Portland Community, it was also the growing emphasis on moving Occupy and … Continue reading

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