By now you have probably heard of at least some of what is going on at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota between militarized police and security forces, oil interests, and Native people. There are a lot of issues at play from corporate interests, police overreach, Native Rights, environmental factors, colonialism and much more. … More How Did We Get to “Standing Rock”?
“Just remember, love Trumps hate!” my friend types to me online. I roll my eyes. “I’m just so angry, that people won’t get active and do something. I feel alone. I feel like I’m losing my mind.” I type in reply. “I feel like people refuse to engage unless it affects them, and it’s so … More Unapologetically Angry
We’ve had some questions about what exactly anarcho-communism is, what intersectionality is, and how to partner with POC (people of color) if you are a white person. Here is a leaflet that begins to address some of these topics, and don’t worry, because it’s only the first of more to come! Feel free to edit … More What is AnCom? Leaflet, Part 1.
White Rose Society of the Salish Sea is partnering with the Anarchist Black Cross Federation for a special event June 11th. For More info check out June11.org or http://www.abcf.net/abcf-downloads/
Back in the 1940s, a remarkable group of young Germans realized their government was headed down a dark path, and that their fellow citizens were doing nothing to stop it. They formed a group, called the White Rose Society, from which we take our name, and they began protesting, tagging, and handing out leaflets to … More Leaflets: Volume 1
Recently, my family had an experience. It was my wedding day, and I had gone to use the communal shower I share with our neighbors. My family lives on a boat, so there are some things we share with our neighbors, such as the shower. My brother and mom and some friends were in town … More Mutual Aid Solutions in Mental Health
We have talked a couple of times before about issues this country is having with ICE and targeting immigrant communities in harmful ways. We looked a couple of ways to try to address that, or even draw attention to the problem, and today we’re really going to tackle it with some mutual aid based solutions. … More What Can We Do: Strategies to Combat Immigration Policy.
Almost right after being elected, the Trump Administration began issuing Executive Orders. Two of these came out January 25th, Executive Order: Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements and Executive Order Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States. These Executive Orders were the Administration’s way of making good on the promise to working to … More Mutual Aid: The Next Step Forward