subMedia Shorts

Our collection of short news segments, riot porn mash-ups, action recaps, front-line reportbacks, hot takes, and calls for support – all optimized for social media attention spans.

Charlottesville: Tense Calm Before the Storm

On the day before the Unite the Right 2 march in Charlottesville, VA, the state’s governor has declared a state of emergency, and the city has been placed on full lock-down. Video ninja Jake Westly Anderson provides a quick view at a city on kinfe’s edge. Check in tomorrow for a full.

Portland Police Attack Antifa

Video Ninja Jake Westly Anderson went to Portland on August 4th, to cover the confrontation between anti-fascists and Patriot Prayer and filed this report.

Affinity: Beyond Friendship

Affinity is exactly this: a reciprocal knowledge between comrades, shared analysis that lead to prospectives of action. Affinity is therefore directed on one hand towards theoretical deepening and on the other towards intervention in social conflictuality.

East Hamilton Rent Strike Crashes Bay Street

On Friday June 15th, striking tenants from the Stoney Creek Towers traveled to Bay Street, Toronto’s financial district to pay a visit to the head offices of their landlord’s largest investor.

Hamilton Tenants Launch Rent Strike

Tenants in four high-rise buildings in Hamilton, Ontario, kicked off a rent strike May 1st.

Indigenous Cannabis: An Exercise in Sovereignty

On 420 Clifton Nicholas of Kanehsatà:ke openened the first indigenous owned medical cannabis dispensary in so called “Quebec”.

Free Lucy

At 6am on March 20th, CBSA entered the home of Lucy Francineth Granados, a member of NSWC and ATTAP, and violently arrested her. Since her arrest she has been detained at the Laval Immigration Detention Centre pending deportation.

Montreal: Anarchists Clash With Police

Anarchists clashed with cops during the 22nd annual march against police brutality in Montreal.

Call to Action: Justice for Colten & Tina

Thousands of people are taking action after “Canada’s” criminal justice system acquitted two men of second degree murder charges in the separate cases of two Indigenous youth, Colten Bushie and Tina Fontaine. This has so far included the establishment of Soaring Eagle camps in.

Parkdale Rent Strike – Round 2

Tenants in Parkdale have launched another rent strike against above guideline increases.

Kansas City Police Brutality

Kansas City cops brutally assault a woman and forcibly put a “spit mask” on here. KC IWW are looking for information on the incident.

Quebec City Police Protect Racists

On November 25, the largest far-right demonstration in Quebec since the 1930s took place in the provincial capital. Riot police repressed counter-protesters in order to allow the far-right to march.

Alton Gas Blockade

Mi’kmaq land defenders block the Alton Gas project.

Defend J20 Resistance

Support the 200 people facing multiple felony charges after being mass arrested during protests at the Inauguration.

Punk Rock Hurricane Relief

Puerto Rican punks, artists, queers and freaks of all stripes volunteer to feed people in their community after hurricane Maria.

Puerto Rico: SWAT Team Raids Mutual Aid Disaster Relief

Mutual Aid Disaster Relief collective went to Puerto Rico to help distribute food and to provide medical aid in the aftermath of hurricane Maria. On October 16th, their base was raided by a SWAT team with the pretext that they were responding to a hostage situation.

Antifa Block Far-Right at US/Canada Border

On September 30th, anti-fascists converged to the Lacolle “US/Canada” border crossing to support migrants and to oppose far-right group Storm Alliance.

Antifa Shuts Down Nazi March in Sweden

10.000 people gathered in central Gothenburg, Sweden to protest against the march of the nazi group NMR, the Nordic Resistance Movement.

Indigenous People Invade Illegal Fish Farms

After 30 years of peaceful opposition, indigenous nations of western “Canada” have had enough and have begun occupations of illegal fish farms to disrupt their operations.

Resistance Against Line 3 Pipeline Ramps Up

People on the Wisconsin / Minnesota Border shutdown Enbridge’s Line 3 Tar Sands Pipeline.

Canada: People Block Fracking Company

Native and settler land defenders blocked access to Junex’s fracking drill pads.