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French territory: Final declaration of the founding congress of the Union Communiste Libertaire (UCL)

French territory: Statement by the Union Communiste Libertaire.

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Rebuilding the workers’ movement for counter-power, justice and self-management

A contribution to the debate

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. 

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Albert Parsons: The life of the Chicago anarchist and labour martyr in his own words – #MayDay

The autobiography of Albert Parsons, Haymarket martyr, written from prison.

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#Antifa #Aotearoa, #Christchurch: The “Lone Wolf” – Obfuscation and Tactic

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.

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Some of My Past Political Mistakes – Re-evaluating a 1985 Dialogue on Anarchism and Marxism

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.

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Anarchist Days (Jornadas Anarquistas) 2019

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).

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A Green New Deal vs. Revolutionary Ecosocialism

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.

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#Istanbul: Young Workers Association’s in the streets Against Economic Crisis

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”.

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Review of Peter Gelderloos, “Worshipping Power: An Anarchist View of Early State Formation”

A review of Peter Gelderloos’anarchist analysis of how states are formed and developed.

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#Brazil: Fascism advances – #elenão

Special Opinion Letter from the Uruguayan Anarchist Federation about the current political moment in Brazil, October 2018.

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