BRRN Blog

Recomposition: class, history, and crisis

October 29th 2011 One Struggle South Florida invited Scott Nappalos of Miami Autonomy & Solidarity to present on how work and workers struggle has changed throughout history and workers’ battles. The talk and part of the discussion were recorded, and uploaded here. The talk covers the relationship between Fordism, Taylorism, Toyotism, Neoliberalism, and the struggles of […]

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11/4/11 7pm: Occupations & Crisis: A film & discussion of La Dignidad de Los Nadies

Sweat Records 5505 Northeast 2nd Avenue Miami, Florida The system is in crisis, unemployment lines grow daily, and austerity is grinding away at our necessities and way of life. In 2001 Argentina experienced an even greater collapse, and massive movements emerged to build alternatives to the misery that was imposed upon them. Occupations, massive strikes, […]

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Occupy Miami Rally in Solidarity with Occupy Oakland General Strike

Wednesday, November 2 5:00pm – 6:00pm The Torch of Friendship, Bayfront Park, Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL This Occupy Miami* rally is in solidarity with the Occupy Oakland General Strike (http://www.occupyoakland.org/2011/10/general-strike-mass-day-of-action/) and one of the 99 Actions for the 99% (https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=276693625703837). On facebook: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=100999916681014 *The rally was endorsed at the Occupy Miami November 1st General Assembly

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Support the Oakland General Strike!

Support the Oakland General Strike by posting this image and spreading this information to your facebook profile and networks. http://www.occupyoakland.org/2011/10/general-strike-mass-day-of-action/

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Action protesting Mortgage Bankers Association Meeting

Four Star participated in an Oct. 11 action protesting the the Mortgage Bankers Association meeting. It was organized by Southsiders Organized for Unity and Liberation. Footage of the event, inside the Hyatt Regency Hotel, is below. [youtube=http://youtu.be/VKwPT6AbqVU]

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10/8/11 Saturday 130pm Occupy Miami official general assembly planning meeting

‎10/8/11 Saturday 130pm Bayfront Park Miami Occupy Miami official planning & general assembly The occupation begins October 15th, come be a part of this movement and help build a radical alternative to the austerity and misery we’re facing. This meeting will help decide the logistics and direction of the occupation, and this is the official […]

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Moving to Action: workplace organizing beyond recipes

by S. Nappalos- When a revolutionary begins organizing in a shop, the first step is typically to agitate one’s coworkers. In our minds we see a step-by-step process wherein our agitation leads to other opportunities, recruitment, committee building, until we have power and an organization. The problem is that for most workplaces, this way of […]

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Análisis de nivel Intermedio

por S. Nappalos Hay una tradición en la izquierda de pensar y tomar acción sobre dos niveles de actividad; el nivel de masas y el nivel político revolucionario. Hay diferentes maneras de categorizar estos conceptos, pero son distinguidos por variados niveles de unidad y su contenido. El nivel de masas es donde individuales se unen […]

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