Announcements

Oh Shit! What Now? A Brief Statement Of Purpose & Politics

Oh Shit! What Now? is an educational collective based in Austin, Texas, with members from diverse political perspectives. We are staunchly antifascist and independent of any particular leftist or radical doctrine. Our mission is to cultivate safer spaces for learning, discussing, creating, and building relationships across a broad spectrum of ideology and activist experience. We… Continue reading Oh Shit! What Now? A Brief Statement Of Purpose & Politics

Classes

Crustacean Zine Library Monthly Zine Workshop (June 3)

The Crustacean Zine Library and Oh Shit! What Now? present the fourth monthly FREE zine workshop. Come make zines with us! I will bring supplies, music, and my zine-producing experience. Also maybe donuts. You can bring whatever you want that would be helpful in creating a zine, including questions! ♥ We strive to make all… Continue reading Crustacean Zine Library Monthly Zine Workshop (June 3)

Resources for Learning

First-Hand Account Of Activists Harassed By FBI In Austin, Texas

The following is a detailed account from a trusted friend and comrade in Austin, who has experienced harassment from the FBI — (names have been changed to protect identities). This is intended to raise awareness that the FBI is present in Austin. They are likely attempting to infiltrate our movements, recruit informants, and spread fear.… Continue reading First-Hand Account Of Activists Harassed By FBI In Austin, Texas

Classes

Take Back Your Online Privacy: Dox Resisters Edition (June 22)

“Doxing” is when an activist or other individual faces harassment after their personal information is released online. In this free class, we will offer some basic tips for protecting your identity online, and considering what you post and how, as well as a few tips for how to handle being doxed if it happens to… Continue reading Take Back Your Online Privacy: Dox Resisters Edition (June 22)

Classes · Conscious Relationships

Conscious Relationships Discussion Group: Questioning Assumptions About Love (June 25)

Join us for the first in a new series of discussions on forming “conscious” intimate relationships — relationships which are deliberately formed among equals, rather than simply following society’s default scripts. For our first topic, we’ll take a general look at what assumptions people make about love and loving relationships, and discuss whether there’s a… Continue reading Conscious Relationships Discussion Group: Questioning Assumptions About Love (June 25)

Classes · Raising Resisters

Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation? (Raising Resisters May 18)

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 first session of this series will be held on Thursday, May 18th, from 6:30-8:30pm. This event will not be a lecture. We will be breaking into groups at times… Continue reading Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation? (Raising Resisters May 18)

Classes

Free Self-Defense Class For Everyone Except Fascists (May 21)

Learn basic self-defense techniques from an experienced martial arts student. These techniques will help you respond to a variety of threats from a variety of angles. This class is perfect for activists or anyone concerned about the increasing threats posed by the fascist far-right. We will gather at Rosewood Park under the covered pavilion. Please… Continue reading Free Self-Defense Class For Everyone Except Fascists (May 21)