Agitate, Subvert, Negate! Playful Reflections from the Ruins of Empire

“The present catastrophe is that of a world actively made uninhabitable. A sort of methodical devastation of everything that remained liveable in the relations of humans with each other and with our environments.”—The Invisible Committee, Call.   It has been one year since the collection of friends associated with this project called the Autonomous Student […]

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ASN Accountability Process

These are the collectively discussed and agreed upon guidelines for hosting community accountability processes and combating abusive behavior within the organization. We are posting these here for transparency and public review. We will edit and update this document as we make edits to the process itself. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about […]

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Solidarity Patrol Protocols

These are the collectively developed protocols and operating procedures for the Autonomous Student Defense Solidarity Patrols. These patrols are a pro-active program to combat harassment through collective, self-organized student defense and solidarity. These patrols will not provoke conflicts, and will focus on providing whatever the person in danger needs or wants. General protocols: DO NOT […]

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Decolonize Means Attack! Solidarity with Indigenous People’s Week

On the evening of Monday, October 9th members of the Autonomous Student Network dropped a banner from the University Teaching Center bridge that read “No Peace On Stolen Land.” We did this, both in response to the Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement’s call to #DefaceColumbusDay and to the unique conditions of Indigenous organizing on campus, with which […]

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Text Alert System & Protocols

The Autonomous Student Defense program is proud to finally go public with a new text alert system for students. We formed this system after witnessing the repeated failures of the University & UTPD’s alert systems to warn students about threats like: White supremacists on campus Hate crimes in West Campus Everyday harassment and assault the […]

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