Resources for Learning

Social Media & Citizen Journalism 101: Resources For Fighting Injustice & Hate

Transcript of slides available on slideshare. See also: Social Media Quick Tips infosheet These resources were used while creating the Oh Shit! What Now? Social Media 101 class, or offer opportunities for further learning. You’ll also find links to websites and apps which can help movement organizers and citizen journalists on social media. Apps & Tools Boomerang… Continue reading Social Media & Citizen Journalism 101: Resources For Fighting Injustice & Hate

Active · Classes

Cops & Klan Go Hand In Hand: Copwatch Training & Action (Aug 19)

On Saturday, August 19th, the Peaceful Streets Project and the Oh Shit! What Now? Collective will offer a copwatch training followed by a hands on cop watch session for the community at Monkeywrench Books. As violent fascism spills into our streets, it compounds the already existing threat that is everpresent in marginalized and oppressed communities:… Continue reading Cops & Klan Go Hand In Hand: Copwatch Training & Action (Aug 19)

Resources for Learning · Zines

Infosheet: Quick Social Media Tips For Activists & Citizen Journalists

Title: Social Media Quick Tips By: Oh Shit! What Now? Collective member Kit O’Connell Download here: OSWN-Social-Media-Quick-Tips.pdf First published: August 14, 2017 Description: Leaderless movements thrive on social media and modern technology like smartphones. These quick tips from our Social Media 101 class help you get more from each of the big 3 major social networks — Facebook, Instagram and… Continue reading Infosheet: Quick Social Media Tips For Activists & Citizen Journalists

Classes

Social Media 101 For Activists And Citizen Journalists (Aug 14)

Social media alone can’t create social justice, but it’s a powerful tool for activists and community organizers to reach people and amplify their demands. Additionally, smartphones & social technology allow anyone to become a journalist, instantly sharing important breaking news or events with the world. In this class, we’ll cover the basics of using social… Continue reading Social Media 101 For Activists And Citizen Journalists (Aug 14)

Resources for Learning · Zines

Zine: WTF Is Mutual Aid? A Brief Anarchist Introduction

Title: “WTF Is Mutual Aid? A Brief Anarchist Introduction” By: Oh Shit! What Now? Collective Download here: wtfismutualaid.pdf First published: July 28, 2017 Description: Anarchists seek to not just dismantle oppressive, hierarchical systems and institutions, but also to replace those institutions with organic, horizontal, and cooperative versions. This zine is a short introduction to the concept of “mutual aid,”… Continue reading Zine: WTF Is Mutual Aid? A Brief Anarchist Introduction

Active · Classes · Raising Resisters

Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation? (Raising Resisters Aug 17)

The OS!WN? Collective, Abrome, the Crustacean Zine Library, and Austin YAWP! would like to invite you to the Raising Resisters’ History of Industrial Education series. The final session of this series will be held on Thursday, August 17th, from 6:30-8:30pm. Please come even if you could not make any of the prior monthly sessions!! Last month’s discussion… Continue reading Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation? (Raising Resisters Aug 17)

Resources for Learning · Zines

Zine: Central Texas’ Least Wanted (Fascism & Antifascism in Austin)

Title: “Central Texas’ Least Wanted” By: Oh Shit! What Now? Collective & friends (see table of contents) Download here: Central-Texas-Least-Wanted.pdf (Right-click, save link as …) First published: July 1, 2017 Description: Created in response to a groundswell of activity by local neo-nazis, “Threeper” militias, white nationalists and other fascist groups, “Central Texas’ Least Wanted” aims to educate the Austin public… Continue reading Zine: Central Texas’ Least Wanted (Fascism & Antifascism in Austin)