The Anarchists Illegally Fixing the Streets of Portland

For many people, the mere mention of the word “anarchist” conjures up images of angry mobs settings streets on fire, being violent and generally creating chaos, but that’s not what these Portland anarchists are about. To them, anarchy is “about building community and creating networks of solidarity and mutual aid.” In fact, they claim that they have received criticism from the left for not “tearing the streets up, rather than paving them”.

Portland authorities are not too happy with the activity of Portland Anarchist Road Care either. Although they failed to fix the potholes in a timely manner themselves, they claim that the mysterious organization did not ask permission to perform road repairs, nor do they have the appropriate safety equipment for it.
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