The Twin Cities General Defense Committee held a public educational event on the topics of police terror and police abolition this last Saturday at the Rondo Community Library in St. Paul. We're grateful to those who turned out, and for the conversations we had and were able to start. Look for us in the next … Continue reading Beyond Police Terror event
Disarm the Cops First. Reflections on narratives of exceptional and systematic violence after the Parkland shootings.
We can't eliminate exceptional violence without eliminating systemic violence. We must fight for liberation, not smaller boxes guarded by white men with guns.
Local Neo-Nazis Flee Minnesota State Capitol After Being Shut Out by Union Members and Anti-Fascists
Local neo-Nazis isolated, silenced, and humiliated by mass antifascist rally of St Paul community on Capitol steps.
New Anti-Police Terror Working Group Page
[UPDATE: This post originally and mistakenly linked to another organization's anti police terror project. This post is not properly updated with a link to the GDC Anti-Police Terror Working Group's vision statement.] The Twin Cities GDC Local 14's Anti-Police Terror Working Group has released their first public vision and position document, which you can find here. … Continue reading New Anti-Police Terror Working Group Page
Interview with IWW/GDC Survivor of UW Shooting
The KEXP 90.3 radio program Mind over Matters has recorded a roughly 30-minute interview with Fellow Worker Hex, the IWW and GDC member who was shot on January 20th outside of the Milo Yiannopoulos event on the campus of University of Washington, Seattle.
Twin Cities Anti-Fascists Smash ’White Lives Matter’ Rally
Fascists attempted to hold a “White Lives Matter” rally at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. An anti-fascist coalition exposed them and prevented them from organizing, facing fascist violence in retribution. Anti-fascists were unharmed in the scuffle.