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Research Group for the Campaign Against the Rheingold Development

We’re meeting this evening to start a research group for the development at the Rheingold brewery. If you have a background in doing research like this, or have information about the development itself please come by. If you have a desire to stop this construction and want to take part in the campaign come by also and learn about the campaign. Hosted by the Brooklyn Solidarity Network. Fri, December 11th 7:00 pm

Radical Gardening Workshop and Skillshare

All experience levels necessary, amateurs encouraged to drop by & get their hands dirty. Recently, we received a generous donation of 200 GMO free Organic seed packets for our 2016 gardens! Help us organize the Base’s public seed library. If you have recycled jars for creative seed storage please bring them. Come through to check on our recently sowed cool season vegetables. Free transplants & seeds available. Our workshop will continue to have formal & spontaneous meetings as we tend to & defend our gardens in public space. If you would like to host a workshop or get more involved email [email protected] Saturday, November 21st 2:00 pm

Resistance and Action in the Digital Age

(Workshop/Bring your laptop). Freedom of information and counter Surveillance awareness and strategies for activists. Paul Feigelfeld (visiting from Berlin) is a crypto and hacking scholar and pioneer of the Refugee Phrasebook collective: “a multilingual tool aiming to empower refugees who just arrived in Europe”. This will be a two-part event: talk and workshop. Paul, Will give a workshop on counter surveillance awareness and strategies for activists. He will also take this opportunity to talk about work that is being developed during today’s refugee crisis in Europe, particularly the Refugee Phrasebook project. There will be a workshop on cryptology, surveillance intelligence in the digital era that will provide tools for activists’ safe communication strategies. Each person should bring their laptop. We […]

Propaganda Making Workshop

At this workshop are going to make posters, banners, flyers, and stencils for political projects going on throughout the city. If you are taking part in the black struggle, the anti-gentrification battle, the anti-police struggle, or other revolutionary projects then come and take part in making materials for your projects. This workshop will be hands on and self-motivated, so please come with an idea. Saturday, October 3rd 7:00 pm

Campaign Against the Rheingold Development

The Brooklyn Solidarity Network would like to invite you to an extraordinarily important meeting. At the old Rheingold Brewery in Bushwick developers intend to construct one of the most heinous buildings yet. They are proposing a 977 unit monstrosity that will permanently alter the city landscape and accelerate the displacement of local residents.We know many people have already struggled against this project and others have been following its developments. We would like to start a discussion about creating a new campaign against this project. Friday, October 2nd 7:00 pm

NYC Anarchist Black Cross: May Day Card Signing for Anarchist Prisoners

WHAT: Political Prisoner Letter-Writing Dinner WHEN: 7pm sharp, Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 WHERE: The Base – 1302 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11221 (directions below) NOTE: The Base is on the ground floor, is wheelchair accessible, and has a gender neutral toilet. COST: Free NYC ABC has been busier than usual. For some, that might seem hard to imagine. However, between hosting a packed-house event with CrimethInc at The Base and the NYC Anarchist Book Fair the following day, it’s been a assiduous couple of weeks. And as we look forward, May Day is just around the corner. So, in honor of the Haymarket Martyrs, and anarchists imprisoned for their beliefs and actions, we focus this week’s letter-writing dinner on them. Instead of writing letters, this week we will be asking folks to come sign cards for […]