...So think "resistance" with all your aching heart, a word that must become our promise to what is left of this planet. Gather the others: you already know them. The brave, smart, militant, and, most of all, serious, and together take aim. Do it carefully, but do it.

Then fire for all you're worth.

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“At the risk of seeming ridiculous, let me say that the true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.” ―Ernesto Che Guevara

Fri, Aug 23 2019
Review of Assata: An Autobiography
By Norris Thomlinson / Originally published on DGR Hawaii / Featured image by Angela Davis, CC BY 4.0 Once you understand something about the history of a people, their heroes, their hardships and their sacrifices, it’s easier to struggle with them, to [...]

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Thu, Aug 22 2019
For Mother Earth and Future Generations
Image credit: Truthout by Ms. Rose I’ve been writing to several individuals and organizations regarding the environment. Everyone speaks about responsible recycling, but no one speaks against the continued manufacture of unrecyclable plastics, styrofoam, [...]

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Wed, Aug 21 2019
From Radical to Mainstream
By Max Wilbert / Image by Max Wilbert We are used to being labeled radicals, and sometimes, we use that term to refer to ourselves. But we are using the word very differently than most people do. The root of the word ‘radical’ comes from the latin word [...]

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Mon, Aug 19 2019
Defending Earth Now More Dangerous Than Some War Zones
By Jayalaxshmi Mistry / Republished from The Conversation, CC license. Despite centuries of persecution, indigenous groups still manage or have tenure rights over at least a quarter of the world’s land surface. Often inhabiting these lands as far back as [...]

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Fri, Aug 16 2019
Indigenous Leader: “We’re fighting NOT to have roads or electricity.”
Editors note: in her book Solar Storms, the Chickasaw writer Linda  Hogan describes the changes that come with electrification of a rural indigenous community: “In a split second, the world changed. Even the migratory animals, who flew or swam by [...]

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Thu, Aug 15 2019
Extinction Rebellion: Security Analysis of Ireland’s Movement
Editor’s note: DGR acknowledges that Extinction Rebellion and Extinction Rebellion Ireland are valuable and necessary contributors to a broader ecosystem of activism. The analysis in this article is relevant for many movements and it’s [...]

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Wed, Aug 14 2019
The Use and Effectiveness of Sabotage: A Historical Analysis
Editors note: sabotage is a key tactic for asymmetrical conflicts, such as the struggle to defend the planet from capitalism and industrial civilization. This material is excerpted from a paper written by U.S. Air Force Captain Howard L. Douthit III. You can [...]

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Tue, Aug 13 2019
In order to reach understanding one must feel understood
by Aimee Georgeson Our beliefs and assumptions about how the world is made up and the nature of things have a complex history; hundreds, thousands of years of history on each continent, in every country, town and village. Personal, social, cultural history. [...]

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Mon, Aug 12 2019
Resistance Profile: Movement for the Emancipation for the Niger Delta (MEND)
Editors note: this material is excerpted from a Deep Green Resistance  database called “Resistance Profiles,” which explores various movements, their strategies and tactics, and their effectiveness. Image credit: public domain. Movement for the [...]

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Fri, Aug 09 2019
Redwoods: Only The Tallest Trees Because The Rest Have Been Logged
By Max Wilbert / Images: public domain Here is a familiar fact to many people across the United States and the world: the Redwoods of Northern California are the tallest trees in the world at nearly 400 feet. This is both true and false. It’s true because [...]

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