CURRENT Invasion of Wet'suwet'en Nation by Canada 1/n
The following statement is from Sleydo' of the Wet'suwet'en Nation.
Their lands are currently being invaded by Canadian federal police.
"It’s 5 o’clock in the morning here and we got word at about 3 in the morning 13 RCMP officers went up to past 27 and are headed to 39...
Similarly, there are a lot of discussions on mastodon about the role a decentralized social networking sites and other services could play to maintain our current connections, data, and networks in the increasingly tenuous position that climate change is putting us in.
While I love the conversations I've had on this instance and others, there are several ways that mastodon forms a photo negative of and replicates structures that I find limiting and inimical to liberation.
We read The Continuing Appeal of Nationalism last week for a reading group and I've been thinking a lot of how the insurrectionary concept of negation fits with Fredy's critique of nationalist (Maoist) movements.
In this piece, he describes these movements as forming a "photo negative" of the system that oppressed them, where a photo negative is very different from negation in that it retains all the structure of the original with the roles of the subjects simply reversed.
“the tourists who see this river will never step in that one... the blood-red river ringed with wildfire... or the rise and fall of little waves like one obedient generation after another”
Flower bomb ❤️ https://theanarchistlibrary.org/category/author/flower-bomb
repairs and parts support gathering. boost boost boost!
Hey everyone! A friend of mine is involved in starting a “radical social space working to build a queer, black conscious, intersectional feminist, anti-authoritarian, anti-capitalist counter-culture“ in Cape Town! There aren’t a ton of anarchic projects in Cape Town, so if you are in the position to this is a great project to help get off the ground! Their fedbook page is https://facebook.com/repairsandparts/ and their paypal is http://paypal.me/carbonatedart
botany, herbalism ref
Recent Crime Pays But Botany Doesn't episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDblyHUJfJU
In this episode:
- use of railway pesticides and plants resistant to it
- hallucinatory plants
- trespassing/train hopping as always
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