Anti-repression

Court Systems and Grand Juries

Federal Use of Municipal Jails The federal court system and the state court system operate differently. The federal court system does not have cash bail. Instead, the federal court system releases people with specific conditions. Sometimes those conditions require some […]

Anti-repression Guides

How to Prepare for State Repression

There are some things you can do to prepare yourselves and your community if you are concerned about state repression: Talk to your housemates, partners or lovers, or anyone else whose house you spend significant time at about the different […]

Anti-repression Guides

How to Respond to Direct Repression

Now that we have talked about many of the ways that we can see repression show up in our lives and communities, we will focus on some general ways to deal with most forms of direct repression. Firstly, don’t talk […]

Anti-repression

Types of Repression: Cooptation

The last form of repression we will talk about is cooptation. This is the least understood and least recognized form of repression. Cooptation is when the state attempts to bring part of the movement like specific leaders or groups into […]

Anti-repression

Types of Repression: Provocation

A provocateur is when either a member of a state agency or someone being paid by a state agency or enticed as part of a plea deal attempts to disrupt or divide an organization or movement in order to make […]

Anti-repression

Types of Repression: Infiltration

Infiltration is when either a member of a state agency or someone being paid by a state agency or enticed as part of a plea deal becomes a part of your organization or action without letting you know their state […]