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Raising Resisters: Radical Childrearing & Education Discussion (Nov 16)

The OS!WN? Collective, Abrome, the Crustacean Zine Library, and Austin YAWP! would like to invite you to October’s Raising Resisters event on Thursday, November 16th, from 6:30-8:30pm. Last month we talked about monkeywrenching the system! How can we leverage, manipulate, or monkeywrench the public school system to promote progressive or self-directed education? As we continue… Continue reading Raising Resisters: Radical Childrearing & Education Discussion (Nov 16)

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Conscious Relationships November: Trust & Caring For Each Other (Nov 12)

Conscious Relationships is back for a fifth installment. This month, we’ll be discussing ways we build (or lose) trust in each other, and what it means to care for one another in healthy (or unhealthy) ways. “Conscious” relationships are relationships which are deliberately formed among equals, rather than simply following society’s default scripts. We strive… Continue reading Conscious Relationships November: Trust & Caring For Each Other (Nov 12)

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Conscious Relationships: How We Form Relationships And Date

In our culture, intimate relationships come with a host of assumptions about the direction they take, including monogamy, marriage and children. Regardless of what choices we make, the Conscious Relationship discussion group is dedicated to encouraging people to make deliberate choices and question whether these assumptions fit our lives. In our third and fourth meetings,… Continue reading Conscious Relationships: How We Form Relationships And Date

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Conscious Relationships October: Meeting & Relating (Oct 22)

Note: This is a repeat of last month’s topic so more people can enjoy the discussion. At the end of this event, we’ll pick a topic for November. Conscious Relationships returns for our fourth. “Conscious” relationships are relationships which are deliberately formed among equals, rather than simply following society’s default scripts. We strive to stay… Continue reading Conscious Relationships October: Meeting & Relating (Oct 22)

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Punching Nazis: Notes For The Study Of Fascism & Antifascism In Texas

In September 2017, we taught our class on antifascism, “Punching Nazis,” for a second time, at the Houston Anarchist Bookfair. Neo-Nazis attempted to enter #Houston Anarchist Bookfair but people held it down. Still think fascism is a "comic book fantasy?" Wake up. pic.twitter.com/kUNq0q2kxJ — It's Going Down (@IGD_News) September 24, 2017 This class was targeted… Continue reading Punching Nazis: Notes For The Study Of Fascism & Antifascism In Texas

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Take Back Your Online Privacy: Computer Security & Online Privacy Basics

Here is a collection of resources from Oh Shit! What Now?’s September 2017 class, “Computer Security & Online Privacy Basics.” We either used these resources and links in the creation of the class, or they offer opportunities for further learning and study. Current Events Equifax Hack Equifax had patch 2 months before hack and didn’t… Continue reading Take Back Your Online Privacy: Computer Security & Online Privacy Basics

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Computer Security & Online Privacy Basics (September 14)

In today’s charged atmosphere, activists (and anyone who is politically active) are targeted for surveillance, hacking, and even threats to their safety from police, the government, hackers, even white surpemacists. In this introductory class, we’ll explain the basics of computer security and offer tips on protecting your privacy online. We’ll talk about using encryption to… Continue reading Computer Security & Online Privacy Basics (September 14)