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Month: January 2017

Black Bloc, White Riot author AK Thompson on uprisings, “violence,” and other age-old questions

Posted on January 30th, 2017 in AK Authors!, Current Events

Call it the return of the repressed. Reviewing footage from the D.C. demonstrations on January 20, I couldn’t help but weep. Between the people locked down with PVC pipes in static blockades, the demonstrations that swelled to proportions so great that even journalists were forced to use adjectives like “historic,” and the magnificent meme-able resurrection […]