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Prison Action News 11.1 Released
Prison Action News kicks off its second decade of publication with the release of Volume 11 Issue 1! PAN is a biannual journal of prison resistance, written by prisoners, and edited and distributed by supporters on the outside.
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02 Feb 2018 | Filed under: Announcement / Organizing : Police and Prisons
Boston Common Right Wing Rally Outnumbered by Leftists Counter-Protesters - 18 Nov 2017
Boston, MA - 18 Nov 2017

A crowd opposing the Right Wing rally on the Boston Common was gathering at the edge of the steel fences surrounding Parkman Bandstand. Two rings of barriers protected the protest area along with several hundred Boston Police officers in bright day-glow vests and helmets. A little before noon a group of Right Wingers gathered and marched along the perimeter fence towards the gate at the Public Garden end of the enclosure. The opposing Leftist crowd formed a line to block the Right Wingers. The group turned around and marched back toward the Tremont Street side to enter.
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18 Nov 2017 | Filed under: News / Organizing
2017 Boston Anarchist Bookfair
This year's Boston Anarchist Bookfair will be held at Boston University on November 11-12, 2017. Due to popular request we're extending workshop and table submissions to September 30:
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24 Sep 2017 | Filed under: Announcement / Education : Organizing
Report Back from the Front Lines of Boston Common
boston_antifa_03.jpgIn the time after Charlottesville, we are a movement in mourning.

When we learned that far-Right groups (including some present at Charlottesville) were set to descend on the Boston Common in the name of “free speech,” we formed plans to shut it down. As the number of counter-protesters intending to combat the event grew, a multiracial antifascist crew was assembled for the purpose of blocking fascist access to the event and defending our neighbors and community members, if needed.
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25 Aug 2017 | Filed under: News / Organizing : Police and Prisons : Politics : Race
Boston Common Right Wing Rally Fizzles Out as 50 Face 10,000 Counter Protesters 19 Aug 2017
BOSTON —

Most of the crowds have dispersed after the controversial "Free Speech Rally" disbanded before it ever really began, but some lingering crowds continue to clash with police near Boston Common.

The controversial rally on the Common was met with overwhelming opposition Saturday morning as thousands of people surrounded the cordoned-off bandstand and another 10,000 or more marched to the area from Roxbury.
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19 Aug 2017 | Filed under: News / Organizing
Boston Common - Leftist Confront Alt Right Trump Supporters (13 May 2017)
Boston Common.jpgBoston Common 11:00 am, 13 May 2017

The Antifa demonstrators were assembled at a monument on a hill, the highest point in Boston Common. Leftist were on the monument hill waving red flags and black flags and carrying signs. The hill faced the bandstand were the Alt Right was rallying. The crowd was about 200 people with maybe 40 Black Block activists out front halfway down the hill. The police had a line of about ten cops on the walkway at the bottom of the hill. The police faced the Antifa crowd.
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13 May 2017 | Filed under: News / Organizing
Institute for Advanced Troublemaking Workshops in August
This August will be the launch of the Institute for Advanced Troublemaking, a week-long anarchist theory and action summer camp. Camp will take place from August 11th - 18th, 2017 in Worcester, MA.
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12 Apr 2017 | Filed under: News / Education : Organizing
A Short Summary of Recent Socialist Alternative Co-option of Working-Class Anger in Boston
Reflecting on the report back about police brutality and Socialist Alternative co-option at the SEATAC Muslim ban protest posted earlier, I decided to submit a short summary of their recent fuckery in Boston.
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02 Feb 2017 | Filed under: News / Organizing : Politics : Race
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