Category Archives: beyond activism

Grumpywarriorcool: what makes our movements white?

“What this chapter does is explore the how of white organizing, in a way that tries to hold  on to both the scholarship and the poetic insight that occasionally work in helping folks see what is invisible. White activists have better and worse moments in struggle with whiteness, so i’m … Continue reading

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Interview with L now up in full

Here is another quote. The full interview is here. “…Too many environmentalists. So what I mean by that was, climate change, and environmental issues in general, are a bit of a mess, because you’ve got a lot of conflicting viewpoints … Continue reading

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Why I hate activism

Below are some extracts from an article called ‘Why I hate activism’ published in 2010, originally in Ceasefire Magazine and reposted on Indymedia. “What does it really mean to be an “activist”? Are activists deluding themselves about being agents of radical change? … Continue reading

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Give up Activism

The name for this project (Ending Activism) was, in part, inspired by an article called ‘Give up Activism’, published in 1999 in the aftermath of the June 18th global day of action against capitalism. It generated quite a lot of … Continue reading

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