Relatedly to questioning the lionization of nonviolent protest, an anarchist’s look inside the Siege of the Third Precinct in Minneapolis.

Regardless of what you’re personal line of tolerance for violent protest happens to be, it is very much worth noting that one of the key, intentional strategies to defang protest movements in the last generation or so has been to centralized them. The more “organized” and “official” a protest is, the easier it is to control, threaten, disperse, and regulate. So… just something to keep in mind.