About Us

The General Defence Committee (GDC) is a non- hierarchical organization established by the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). Our focus is to fight all forms of oppression promote self defense of the working class throughout community organizing, outreach and direct action. We organize workshops, pickets, distribute literature and counter-protesting white supremacist, fascist, and other reactionary events. In addition, we work to provide legal and financial support for those being persecuted by the ruling class for fighting oppression and participating in the class struggle.