Gerald Koch Hasn't Been Accused of a Crime, but the Feds Put Him in Jail Anyway

Will Potter by Will Potter

A New York anarchist has been jailed for refusing to testify before a federal grand jury about his political beliefs, his friends, and the legal support he provided to Occupy Wall Street.


How the Democratic Party kettles our thoughts

William T. Hathawayby William T. Hathaway

Far from posing a progressive alternative, the Democratic Party represses the revolutionary energy of workers to keep them firmly within the system.

Many of us on the left have been kettled at demonstrations: surrounded by a wall of police, herded into a small area, and prevented from reaching our goal. The term is a translation of kesseln, the German military tactic of enclosing an enemy force within a tight cordon of troops and gradually wearing it down rather than attacking it directly.


Popular Resistance Is Percolating Across the Country -- Inspiring Activism That the Corporate Media Always Ignores

Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowersby Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers

The fight against plutocracy, concentrated wealth and corporatism is decentralized, creative and growing.

May 17, 2013

Every week we are inspired by the many people throughout the country who are doing excellent work to challenge the power structure and put forward a new path for the country. The popular resistance to plutocracy, concentrated wealth and corporatism is decentralized, creative and growing.


How Occupy Builds Popular Resistance - While Media Looks for Encampments

Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowersby Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers

May 06, 2013

Yesterday, a media outlet contacted us to be on a show about how Occupy had “fizzled coming into this year’s May 1.” The media keeps looking for encampments or last year’s protests and is missing how popular resistance is growing and demonstrating all over the country.


How Corruption Is Strangling U.S. Innovation

How Corruption Is Strangling U.S. Innovationby How Corruption Is Strangling U.S. Innovation

by James Allworth | 8:00 AM April 26, 2013

Tesla. Uber. Netflix. Most economies would kill to have a set of innovators such as these. And yet at every turn, these companies are running headlong into regulation (or lack thereof) that seems designed to benefit incumbents. The reason? The devastating impact of money in politics and how it discourages disruptive innovation among new businesses. Click through this explainer to learn more about legal bribery and U.S. competitiveness:


We need to talk about Facebook

Nadirby Nadir

For several years we have provided servers and communication infrastructure for the left. We have done our best to keep the servers safe and have resisted requests for user data by the authorities, using various means.

In short: we try to offer a liberating form of communication within the capitalist internet.


Everything Is Rigged: The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever

Matt Taibbiby Matt Taibbi

The Illuminati were amateurs. The second huge financial scandal of the year reveals the real international conspiracy: There's no price the big banks can't fix

By Matt Taibbi | April 25, 2013 1:00 PM ET


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"If you would not confront your neighbor and demand his money at the point of a gun to solve every new problem that may appear in your life, you should not allow the government to do it for you."
- William E. Simon

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