Mayday 2012

Why we celebrate, why we fight Chicago, May 1886. In a city divided by bitter labour disputes and the agitation for the eight hour day, police dispersed a peaceful street meeting. A bomb was thrown, killing one officer – other

Mayday 2012

Why we celebrate, why we fight Chicago, May 1886. In a city divided by bitter labour disputes and the agitation for the eight hour day, police dispersed a peaceful street meeting. A bomb was thrown, killing one officer – other

Bloody Thursday

An account of the 1934 West Coast Waterfront Strike Two black draped trucks, bearing a coffin each, headed the 1,000 strong funeral procession as it made its way slowly through the San Francisco streets lined with 50,000 people who

Bloody Thursday

An account of the 1934 West Coast Waterfront Strike Two black draped trucks, bearing a coffin each, headed the 1,000 strong funeral procession as it made its way slowly through the San Francisco streets lined with 50,000 people who

The Making of the English Working Class, EP Thompson

EP Thompson – The Making of the English Working Class » Fully downloadable pdf version here from the preface: More than this, the notion of class entails the notion of

The Making of the English Working Class, EP Thompson

EP Thompson – The Making of the English Working Class » Fully downloadable pdf version here from the preface: More than this, the notion of class entails the notion of

Anarchism and football – tackling from behind

The marriage of anarchism and sport may sit uneasy with some – certainly the idea of professional competitive sports is an anathema to some anarchists – tightly regulated and controlled by a

Anarchism and football – tackling from behind

The marriage of anarchism and sport may sit uneasy with some – certainly the idea of professional competitive sports is an anathema to some anarchists – tightly regulated and controlled by a

I am a Megaphone

Interview from 23rd May 1968 with Daniel Cohn-Bendit, a then student radical, who was part of the massive student uprising in Paris that year against a repressive French government. Q: How do you describe your political position?

I am a Megaphone

Interview from 23rd May 1968 with Daniel Cohn-Bendit, a then student radical, who was part of the massive student uprising in Paris that year against a repressive French government. Q: How do you describe your political position?

Liverpool Antifascists picket Quiggins Attique

Today, [Saturday 28th April] was the Infidels of Britain’s nationwide day of “direct action”. In Liverpool, we were promised that the Scouse Infidels would be “busy bodies,” and they even had a special National

Liverpool Antifascists picket Quiggins Attique

Today, [Saturday 28th April] was the Infidels of Britain’s nationwide day of “direct action”. In Liverpool, we were promised that the Scouse Infidels would be “busy bodies,” and they even had a special National

Mayday and the lessons of the Haymarket Martyrs

The Chicago anarchists still have something to teach us about political expression The origins of Mayday as international workers day are embedded in anarchist tradition, not least because of the

Mayday and the lessons of the Haymarket Martyrs

The Chicago anarchists still have something to teach us about political expression The origins of Mayday as international workers day are embedded in anarchist tradition, not least because of the