Police Prevent Picnic/Potluck

At this point and with all that’s happened over the last couple of years, there’s pretty much nothing anti-fascists can do publicly without the police trying to fuck it up.  Whether they’re pressing absurdly trumped-up charges against anti-fascists or allowing armed fascist gangs to attack anti-fascist protestors and then arresting the anti-fascists when they try … Continue reading Police Prevent Picnic/Potluck

How We Helped Expose Police Collusion With White Supremacists

Yesterday The Guardian reported that evidence has surfaced of police collusion and cooperation with white supremacists in California.  On June 26, 2016, neo-nazis armed with knives (and, in one case, a semi-automatic pistol) were confronted by unarmed anti-fascists.  While the good guys were successful in shutting down the boneheads’ planned hate rally, it came at … Continue reading How We Helped Expose Police Collusion With White Supremacists

When Is Action Anti-Fascist Action?

One of the difficulties of running a defence fund for anti-fascists is deciding what does or does not constitute anti-fascist action or, when an anti-fascist runs into trouble, if it was their anti-fascism that put them in that trouble. This is something The International Anti-Fascist Defence Fund has wrestled with, on a case-by-case basis, over … Continue reading When Is Action Anti-Fascist Action?