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Latest Update from the IMF Resistance Network
The IMF Resistance Network is an East coast-based anti-authoritarian group dedicated to organizing resistance to the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.

http://imfresistance.org.
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31 Jul 2010 | Filed under: News / Globalization : Organizing
IMF Resistance Promo Video
A short promo video for the upcoming mobilizations against the IMF meetings this fall in DC.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0L8IFJMu4jI
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14 Jul 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization
Call to Action Against the International Monetary Fund
The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank have a well-deserved reputation for being the loan sharks of global capitalism. Both institutions are infamous for forcing poor countries in the global south to ruin their own economies in order to further enrich Western corporations. Nations who decline to borrow money at exorbitant interest rates and then beggar their populations to pay it back (or worse, default on their existing debt), are subjected to trade sanctions that have been described as “the economic equivalent of nuclear war.”
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25 Jun 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization : Organizing
Anarchy Summer Camp 2.0
Hello Campers,

We are pleased to announce that we are taking applications for the second annual Anarchy Summer Camp, August 6 – 9, 2010, in northern Virginia. The specific location will be given after the application has been approved.

The Anarchy Summer Camp will help you prepare for the upcoming International Monetary Fund demonstrations this fall in Washington, D.C. The camp will also feature a variety of DIY workshops, physical training exercises, and important discussions.
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06 Jun 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization : Organizing
Reportback From the Anticapitalathon Games
downsized_0424001326.jpgOn the weekend of April 23 - 25, the Anticapitalathon Games were held Washington, DC to protest the International Monetary Fund/World Bank spring meetings. The "Games" were organized by the Self Described Anarchist Collective (http://selfdescribed.org), a regional anti-authoritarian group. While this year's protest was smaller than in years past, tremendous energy and enthusiasm was demonstrated by all who took part.
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24 May 2010 | Filed under: News / Globalization : Human Rights : Organizing
Greece Erupts in Riots, Three Dead in Fire
Today in Athens, street battles broke out between police and protesters, as marches approached the Greek Parliament building. Numerous cars and buildings were set on fire, including a branch of Marfin Bank, where three employees were killed by smoke inhalation.

Greek authorities were quick to blame protesters for the deaths, but as Libcom.org (http://libcom.org) points out, n a similar case thirty years ago the fire turned out to have been started by a tear gas canister fired by police.

An anonymous employee of Marfin Bank released the following statement, with the request to disseminate it widely to counteract government propaganda.
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05 May 2010 | Filed under: News / Globalization : International
IMF Resistance Consulta April 3rd
Come to the Lucy Parsons Center for an afternoon of consultations, trainings, and food! Organizers from Washington, DC will be in town to talk about the Anticapitalathon Games, aka the anti-IMF/World Bank protests, on April 23 - 25.

At the Lucy Parsons Center, 549 Columbus Avenue, Boston, April 3 at 2 PM.
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24 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization : Organizing
SDAC Releases Schedule for Anticapitalathon
The Self Described Anarchist Collective is pleased to announce the schedule of events for the inaugural Anticapitalathon (TM) Games. The events will be held from April 23 through April 25 in Washington, DC, and are timed to coincide with the annual spring meetings of both the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
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19 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization : Human Rights : Organizing
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