In the Middle of a Whirlwind

[This is an exciting project of study and reflection on radical practice. Please take some time to read through the articles, if you’re interested. I recommend: Team Colors‘, Introduction to the Project, El Kilombo & Michael Hardt in Conversation, Organizing Encounters and Generating Events, and, finally, smartMeme‘s, Story-Based Strategies for Direct Action Design.]

Will you join us in the middle of a whirlwind?:

Team Colors is a national collective engaged in ‘militant research.’ In May, in partnership with the Journal of Aesthetics and Protest, we published “In the Middle of a Whirlwind: 2008 Convention Protests, Movement, and Movements,” a one-off online journal inquiring into the composition and potential for movements in the current period.Continue reading