Neoliberal Frontiers: An Ethnography of Sovereignty in West Africa (Chicago Studies in Practices of Meaning)Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 23:45.
In Neoliberal Frontiers, Brenda Chalfin presents an ethnographic examination of the day-to-day practices of the officials of Ghana’s Customs Service, exploring the impact of neoliberal restructuring and integration into the global economy on Ghanaian sovereignty.
Break-Out from the Crystal Palace. The Anarcho-Psychological Critique: Stirner, Nietzsche, Dostoevsky by John CarrollSubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 12:18.
Before Marcuse and Laing, before Heidegger and Sartre, even before Freud, the way was prepared for the anarcho-psychological critique of economic man, of all codes of ideology or absolute morality, and of scientific habits of mind. read more »
An important text for Anarcho-Primitivists (even if anthropology is a colonial mode of knowing and representing the Other).
PART I: Introduction
1. Problems in the Study of Hunters and Gatherers by RICHARD B. LEE AND IRVEN DEVORE
2. The Current Status of the World's Hunting and Gathering Peoples by GEORGE PETER MURDOCK
PART II: Ecology and Economics read more »
On November 24, 2012, a garment factory fire killed an estimated 120 people in Ashulia, Bangladesh. This zine includes an account of the fire and its context, "Death-trapped in a burning cage - the Ashulia inferno," by Red Marriott, originally published on libcom.org: http://libcom.org/news/death-trapped-burning-cage-ashulia-inferno-271120... read more »
This small zine collects two essays advocating for resistance to the reversal of Enbridge's Line 9 pipeline that will carry Tar Sands oil through Southern Ontario. read more »
“You see in this world there’s two kinds of people my friend: those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig.”
-Blondie (from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly ) read more »
Is your workplace or union dominated by the same old patriarchal bullshit? Do your "comrades" have no idea what feminism has to do with organizing? Are you trying to learn more about how sexism and capitalism are entangled? Here are two chapters on gender and work from The Housing Monster, for your printing and distroing convenience. read more »
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 »
The history of the German autonomous anticapitalist movement is traced back to the 1970s in this firsthand account. Battling police in riot gear, the early members of the autonomous movement used military tactics that included barricading and hurling Molotov cocktails in protest. read more »
The Value of Trash read more »
What is capitalism, exactly? And can we destroy it before it destroys us?
Based on a series of participatory workshops. An introduction to economics, finance, and the theory of capitalism, for anti-capitalists. No previous exposure to economics necessary.
Volume 1: workshops 1 to 4 (84 pages)
Volume 2: workshops 5 to 7 plus reading guide (80 pages)
All-in-one version: not zine formatted.
From Strike Debt! / Occupy Wall Street
A guide to building a successful solidarity network along the lines of the Seattle Solidarity Network.
New version also includes the SeaSol interview with libcom and "Why you should start a solidarity network"
Bakunin on Anarchy: Selected Works by the Activist-Founder of World Anarchism by Mikhail Bakunin (Edited by Sam Dolgoff)Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 08/13/2012 - 20:09.
This first comprehensive collection in English of the writings of the great Russian political thinker Michael Bakunin - selected and newly translated from published and unpublished manuscripts - is an indispensable introduction to the work of the father of world anarchism, and a guide to the intellectual and political turmoil of mid-ninteenth,:-century Europe. read more »