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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

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Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation

The Oh Shit! What Now Collective’s Raising Resisters Anti-Oppressive Parenting Discussion Group is meeting on Thursday, May 18th from 6:30-8:30 PM at Austin YAWP! (4548 Page St, Austin, Texas 78723.) We will be discussing the history of industrial education and the alternatives to it. The class will be interactive, with time set aside to do… Continue reading Industrialized Education: Indoctrination or Liberation

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Take Back Your Online Privacy: Computer Security Resources For Activists & Everyday Humans

Here is a collection of resources from Oh Shit! What Now?’s “Take Back Your Online Privacy” class. We either used these resources and links in the creation of the class, or they offer opportunities for further learning and study. Recommended Virtual Private Networks These Virtual Private Networks were vetted by Oh Shit! What Now?’s volunteer… Continue reading Take Back Your Online Privacy: Computer Security Resources For Activists & Everyday Humans

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VIDEO: What Vault 7 Means for You & How to Protect Yourself With Encryption

Oh Shit! What Now? got a sweet shout out in this segment of Act Out! written by OSWN collective member Kit O’Connell. So, you may have heard: the CIA could be listening to your phone conversations, recording your Skype calls, and even spying on you through your TV. The latest bombshell from WikiLeaks, code named “Vault… Continue reading VIDEO: What Vault 7 Means for You & How to Protect Yourself With Encryption

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Social Media 101: Resources For Activists & Citizen Journalists

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  Boomerang — create 6 second looping animated gifs Instaweather — put weather info on your photos… Continue reading Social Media 101: Resources For Activists & Citizen Journalists

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CLASS: Personal Communications Security 101 (FEB 4)

Don’t live in fear of your phone! Join us for a personal communication security workshop and learn how to put your technology (and those who might be monitoring it) in their place. Topics of this workshop include encryption, VPN, strong passwords and passcodes, and general security tips and hints. Please bring your phones and/or laptops… Continue reading CLASS: Personal Communications Security 101 (FEB 4)

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Punching Nazis: Resources For The Study Of Anti-Fascism

The following resources were used while creating the “Punching Nazis” class, or offer useful starting places for continued learning.

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