Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Free T-Shirts to Collective Projects

barcode prison resist – always against the oppressor never without the oppressed resist — abuse of power comes as no surprise anarchy child labor nike an education in butchery schoolkids with guns mcshit nation of sheep owned by pigs ruled by wolves what part of no don’t you understand i’m pro-choice and i shoot back ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The Data That Turned the World Upside Down (repost)

An earlier version of this story appeared in Das Magazin in December. On November 9 at around 8.30 AM., Michal Kosinski woke up in the Hotel Sunnehus in Zurich. Read the rest of this post on the original site at The Data That Turned the World Upside Down

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Mosque vandalized in Montreal’s Pointe-Saint-Charles neighbourhood (repost)

Police said that between 7:00 and 8:00 a.m. an employee at the Khadijah Masjid Islamic Centre in Montreal’s Pointe-Sainte-Charles neighbourhood discovered a window had been smashed with a heavy object. The building had also been egged. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Mosque vandalized in Montreal’s Pointe-Saint-Charles neighbourhood

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Cops and LAM Go Hand in Hand (A Tale of State-Sponsored Antifascism, 1997)

This article was written twenty years ago for the magazine Antifa Forum; the details are not going to be of any real significance today. Nonetheless, it is being uploaded simply because the issue of state-recuperation of antifascism, and its perils, is sadly likely to become very germane in the future. Plus, it provides a little bit of ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The Magician’s Apprentice: Raoul Roy’s Luc Potvin (1998)

The following sidebar to The Past Is Our Master!?! was written in 1998; it is being uploaded here in the hoped of being of some interest In the late eighties a number of committed nationalists worked with Indépendance, a magazine published by Marc Severson, François Robichaud and Mario Gagné (formerly of the Groupe d’Études et ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Fascist Praises Cops: “Our People Have Remained Healthy” (1992)

Raoul Roy On July 6th 1991 several undercover police officers were assigned to arrest Kirt Haywood, a short Black man with dreadlocks. They mistook Marcellus François, a tall Black man with short hair, for Haywood and followed him around Montreal. Finally, they pulled over his car and approached him, guns drawn, without identifying themselves. As ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The Catholic Far Right in Quebec: Thumbnail Sketches

CQV’s gilles Grondin meeting with Pope John Paul II The following was initially written in 1998, and somewhat updated in 2000. It should be considered a historical document, not an up-to-date history. The years since 2000 have surely witnessed major changes in the milieu. Nonetheless, it will hopefully be of some use.   As Quebec ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: A Brief History of the Far Right in Quebec, 1920s-1990s

The following text was written in 1998, and published in the magazine Antifa Forum under the title The Past is Our Master ?!?; a French-translation was subsequently independently published as the pamphlet Notre Maître le Passé?!? This study ends 20 years ago – and so precedes the rise of Islamophobia as the central focus of the ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Those Who Have No Blood On Their Hands

Words fail me… i spent much of yesterday and the night before trying to write, but nothing measured up to the horror of the Quebec City massacre, where a young far-rightist shot up a mosque, killing six and wounding many more i will come back to this, but as things are right now, all i could ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Fermeture du consulat américain à Montréal / Shut down US consulate in Montreal

(le française suivra) SHUT DOWN THE U.S. CONSULATE WHEN: Monday January 30 at 12 PM noon WHERE: 1155 Rue St-Alexandre, Montréal (metro Place-des-arts) in Montreal FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/1269237373168896/ Remember sitting in school learning about history, thinking “If I was alive then, I would have…” You are alive now. What you do now is what you would have ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Does Trump Represent Fascism or White Supremacy? (repost)

A guest column by PG How should we understand the impending presidency of Donald Trump? What should we be prepared for? While some have framed Trump’s victory as a sign of resurgent fascism, our guest contributor argues that we should see it as the latest development in a much older phenomenon, w Read the rest ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2017 / SALON DU LIVRE ANARCHISTE DE MONTRÉAL 2017

Mark your calendars … MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2017 Préparez vos calendriers… LE SALON DU LIVRE ANARCHISTE DE MONTRÉAL 2017 [français suivra) Mark your calendars … MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2017 Two days: Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 From 10am to 5pm on both days The Anarchist Bookfair will take place in two buildings across ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Ctrl-Alt-Delete: An Antifascist Report on the Alternative Right

The latest from Kersplebedeb Publishing, Ctrl-Alt-Delete addresses the origins and rise of the so-called “alt-right,” the fascistic movement that grabbed headlines in the months leading up to the 2016 election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. It is due back from the printers in February, but is available for pre-order now; the cover ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Vancouver: Report Back from Anti-Alt-Right Demo (repost)

On Saturday December 17th 2016, roughly 30-40 demonstrators converged in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside at Pigeon Park, the site of the recently erected Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women Survivor’s Totem Pole. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Vancouver: Report Back from Anti-Alt-Right Demo

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Why are Jews, gays, and other minorities in Europe increasingly voting far-right? (repost)

Paris and Amsterdam—Leon de Winter, a Jewish bestselling novelist in Amsterdam, says supporting the Dutch political figure Geert Wilders, who seeks to “de-Islamify” the Netherlands, is “politically incorrect” and “not civilized. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Why are Jews, gays, and other minorities in Europe increasingly voting far-right?

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Denis Lessard (repost)

(Québec) Le resserrement des règles sur les séjours à l’étranger touche très majoritairement des citoyens nés à l’extérieur du Canada, révèlent des données obtenues par La Presse. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Denis Lessard

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: What the hell happened? (repost)

How did this happen? How is it that we find ourselves in this bizarre alternate reality? The policy wonks were already celebrating the coronation of Hillary Clinton, but even as the champagne flowed, Trump was gaining in the polls. Read the rest of this post on the original site at What the hell happened?

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The Safety Pin and the Swastika (repost)

If you had read in early 2016 about a National Pol­icy Insti­tute con­fer­ence on the theme of “Iden­tity Pol­i­tics,” you might have assumed it was an inno­cent gath­er­ing of pro­gres­sives. If you had attended, you would have been in for an unpleas­ant sur­prise. Read the rest of this post on the original site at The ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Protect Kevin “Rashid” Johnson from Prison Repression!

PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY WHEN: Anytime, but esp. on January 5th WHAT: Protect imprisoned activist-journalist Kevin “Rashid” Johnson FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/1794902884117144/ On December 21, 2016, Kevin “Rashid” Johnson was the victim of an assault by guards at the Clements Unit where he is currently being held, just outside Amarillo, Texas. Rashid was sprayed with OC pepper ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Notes on Trump (Bromma Dec. 2016)

1. The normality of white supremacy Since Trump’s election, I keep hearing that we shouldn’t “normalize” him or his agenda. I believe that’s looking through the wrong end of the telescope. There’s nothing as “normal” in the U.S. as white supremacy. Sometimes it’s disguised by tokenism and obscured by “multiculturalism.” But in this country, white ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: When Writing Kersplebedeb from Prison

Many people write to Kersplebedeb from inside u.s. prisons. This note is a basic guide to what to expect and what not to expect when doing so. People in prison normally cannot access my website, so if you are in touch with someone in prison who you know is interested in writing me, maybe print ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Meet the Alt Lite, the People Mainstreaming the Alt Right’s White Nationalism (repost)

What a fascist ideological current needs to become a movement is a way to crossover. To gain entry into the culture, into public discourse, into the collective consciousness. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Meet the Alt Lite, the People Mainstreaming the Alt Right’s White Nationalism

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Let’s Watch as the Alt Right Implodes (repost)

Get some popcorn, because its time to watch the Alt Right implode. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Let’s Watch as the Alt Right Implodes

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Alt-right: more misogynistic than many neonazis (repost)

One of the major problems with the campaign to replace the term “alt-right” with “white supremacist” is that it tends to obscure other important dimensions of alt-right politics. The alt-right’s misogyny merits special attention, for a couple of reasons. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Alt-right: more misogynistic than many ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Castro and Us

All of leftbook seems to have been posting about Cuba and Castro, and in a really weird way this has served as a pretext for rehashing all kinds of 20th century debates. Nostalgia can be a fun drug, but like all fun drugs, best not to do it too often or let it get too ...