Class Struggle Alphabetized
Die Bibliothek des Widerstands dokumentiert und reflektiert Kämpfe für soziale Veränderung, weltweit und von den Sechziger Jahrenbis heute.Jeder Band ist ein LAIKA-Mediabook: ein Hardcover-Buch mit einer Dokumentarfilm-DVD im hinteren Innendeckel. Rund 100 Bände wird die Reihe einmal umfassen. Viele Filme erscheinen dabei erstmals im deutschsprachigen Raum oder erstmals in deutscher Sprache.
by Arthur J. Miller
Nanni Balestrini was born in Milan in 1935. Known both as an experimental writer of prose and verse and as a cultural and political activist, he played a leading role in avant-garde writing and publishing in the sixties. His involvement with the extra-parliamentary left in the seventies resulted in terrorism charges (of which he was subsequently acquitted) and a long period of self-imposed exile from Italy. read more »
by Issac Puente
LIES is a new journal spearheaded by a feminist collective based in Oakland, Baltimore, Los Angeles and New York City.
LIES is a communist journal against communists.
LIES is a platform for certain conversations and critiques that are difficult, impossible or dangerous if cis men are in the room. read more »
Alexander Berkman was a 20th century American revolutionary. Like the abolitionist John Brown before him, Berkman was hugely idealistic, ready to go to the furthest extreme of self-sacrifice and violence on behalf of justice and civil rights. read more »
Dissecting the conflicting views of the golden age of pirates—as romanticized villains on one hand and genuine social rebels on the other—this fascinating chronicle explores the political and cultural significance of these nomadic outlaws by examining a wide range of ethnographical, sociological, and philosophical standards. read more »
On the recent Dec. 2008 uprising in Greece.
"EVERY TIME AN ANARCHIST SAYS 'I BELIEVE IN DEMOCRACY,' THERE IS A LITTLE FAIRY SOMEWHERE THAT FALLS DOWN DEAD."
They saw the effects, but not the cause: A little Monsieur Dupont reader on activism, democracy and other obstacles to revolution. read more »
by the IWW
Living Learning is the collected notes from an extraordinary series of discussions between militants of two key movements in contemporary South Africa, Abahlali baseMjondolo and the Rural Network. When, in late 2008, they made the decision to publish them, these authors explained that “this Living Learning is a living testimony and a record of how we made reflections and distinctions about what we face in life and in our learning. Living Learning is part of a living politics”.
from Aufheben #1 http://libcom.org/aufheben
"April 29th, 1992, Los Angeles exploded in the most serious urban uprising in America this century. It took the federal army, the national guard and police from throughout the country five days to restore order, by which time residents of L.A. had appropriated millions of dollars worth of goods and destroyed a billion dollars of capitalist property."
Louise Michel was the incendiary French leader of the 1871 Paris Commune. An anarchist and an irrepressible rebel, she spent much of her life on the run from police, in jail, or in danger of being locked away in mental asylums, as was the fate of so many feisty or defiant women. Known as "The Red Virgin," Louise was a great character from one of the greatest popular rebellions in history. read more »
Dies ist ein Augenzeugenbericht aus dem Zeitraum zweier Wochen Paris im Mai 1968. Er gibt das wieder, was eine einzelne Person in einer kurzen Periode sah, hörte und entdeckte. Der Bericht erhebt keinen Anspruch auf Vollständigkeit. Er wurde in Eile geschrieben und hergestellt; sein Anspruch ist eher die Information als die Analyse - vor allem schnell zu informieren. read more »