This article is about the protests in general and the current one, it covers the common things and the weaknesses points between them. It also gives some suggestions how we can avoid these weaknesses to gain our goals.Continue reading What can we learn from the recent protests?
French territory: Statement by the Union Communiste Libertaire.Continue reading French territory: Final declaration of the founding congress of the Union Communiste Libertaire (UCL)
A contribution to the debate
Continue reading Rebuilding the workers’ movement for counter-power, justice and self-management
Don’t abandon the unions, or take sides in inter-union rivalries. Build a serious, organised, non-sectarian project of democratic reform and political discussion that spans the unions, including a rank-and-file movement that fosters debate, and opens the treasure-chest of union and left history and theory. Recover the politics of disconnecting from the state as raised by, for example, Occupy and the Rojava Revolution. Replace reliance on the state and parties with struggle, and destructive inter-union rivalry with a serious project of working class counter-power.
The autobiography of Albert Parsons, Haymarket martyr, written from prison.Continue reading Albert Parsons: The life of the Chicago anarchist and labour martyr in his own words – #MayDay
Aotearoa / New Zealand: The term “Lone Wolf” is used to obfuscate the level of organisation within the far-right scene and the fact that it is used as a deliberate tactic.Continue reading #Antifa #Aotearoa, #Christchurch: The “Lone Wolf” – Obfuscation and Tactic
In the 1980s I participated in a “dialogue” about anarchism and Marxism. Re-reading my writing now, when I am a revolutionary anarchist, I think that much of what I wrote then was wrong–with one exception. I went over certain key issues, such as the strengths and weaknesses of Marxism, the state, the revolutionary party, election participation, and national liberation–topics which are still important for anarchists and other radicals to consider and debate.Continue reading Some of My Past Political Mistakes – Re-evaluating a 1985 Dialogue on Anarchism and Marxism
Statement by Coordinación Anarquista Brasilera (CAB), Federación Anarquista Uruguaya (FAU), Federación Anarquista de Rosario (Argentina) (FAR), Organización Anarquista de Córdoba (Argentina) (OAC), OSRL Anarquismo Organizado (Buenos Aires, Argentina), Núcleo Pro-Federación (Chile) and Coordinación de Grupos Anarquistas (CGA-Francia).Continue reading Anarchist Days (Jornadas Anarquistas) 2019
The idea of a “Green New Deal” has been raised in response to the threat of climate and ecological catastrophe. Two such proposals are analyzed here and counterposed to the program of revolutionary libertarian ecosocialism.Continue reading A Green New Deal vs. Revolutionary Ecosocialism
Istanbul, Turkish territory: Young Workers Association (GIDER) participated in the protests against the economic crisis. GIDER walked with a pancard written “You are Crisis, We are Liberation”.Continue reading #Istanbul: Young Workers Association’s in the streets Against Economic Crisis
A review of Peter Gelderloos’anarchist analysis of how states are formed and developed.Continue reading Review of Peter Gelderloos, “Worshipping Power: An Anarchist View of Early State Formation”