We are a Los Angeles based collective of activists, glamarchists, anarchoqueers, and whatever-the-fuck-we-feel-like-that-day. :) Contains visual art, scribbles, rants, poems, essays. Includes a queer critique on gender binary, affects of social conditioning by way of patriarchy, hetero normativity & even homo normativity.
This was the last version of the anti-state repression zine published by EWOK! (Earth Warriors are OK!), a group that dealth with Midwest Green Scare repression from 2006-2010.
From: "NYC ABC"
Date: Thu, July 19, 2012
Here's the latest compilation of every other week updates. We've mailed
hard copies to Sundiata Acoli, Joe-Joe Bowen, David Gilbert, Marie Mason,
Eric McDavid, Daniel McGowan, Jalil Muntaqim and Sekou Odinga. Please feel
free to share this link:
http://nycabc.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/updates-17-jul-2012.pdf read more »
Beyond Property Destruction is the fourth installment of the Tactical Analysis Series, an ongoing series of pamphlets about tactics theory and analysis. read more »
An imposed, printable 'zine version of the preliminary issue of Archipelago, a new anarchist publication from the Midwest U.S. Please distribute widely.
The deadline for the next issue is August 1st, 2012. Please send submissions, comments, love letters, or inquiries about bound copies for distribution to: archipelago (A) riseup.net.
Online reading version can be found here: read more »
Chapter 4 of the book Subversion of Politics: European Autonomous Social Movements and the Decolonization of Everyday Life. Part of a three part series of extracts from the book.
Chapter 3 of the book Subversion of Politics: European Autonomous Social Movements and the Decolonization of Everyday Life. Part of a three part series of extracts from the book.
Chapter 2 of the book Subversion of Politics: European Autonomous Social Movements and the Decolonization of Everyday Life. Part of a three part series of extracts from the book.
Igniting a Revolution: Voices in Defense of the Earth edited by Steven Best and Anthony J. Nocella, IIISubmitted by Anonymous on Sun, 07/22/2012 - 06:42.
Global warming, acid rain, deforestation, air and water pollution are but a few of the overwhelming indicators that the earth's health is worsening. For decades, environmental groups have been resisting the destructive trends set by industry and government, but as the social and political climate has changed, popular protest movements have become less and less effective. read more »
Abolition Now! Ten Years of Strategy and Struggle against the Prison Industrial Complex by Critical ResistanceSubmitted by Anonymous on Sun, 07/22/2012 - 06:29.
Today, over seven million people live under the control of U.S. jail, prison, probation, or parole systems—the vast majority of them people of color and young people. Between 2000 and 2007, Congress added 454 new offenses to the Federal criminal code. Policing at all levels is increasingly militarized and demands more and more resources. The crisis shows no signs of slowing. read more »
Raul Zibechi is one of Latin America's leading political theorists. His, his first book translated into English, is a historical analysis of social struggles in Bolivia and the forms of community power instituted by that country's indigenous Aymara. read more »
Poetics of Resistance, A : The Revolutionary Public Relations of the Zapatista Insurgency by Jeff ConantSubmitted by Anonymous on Sun, 07/22/2012 - 06:10.
Part literary criticism, part media analysis, and part marketing handbook, A Poetics of Resistance explores the varied elements of poetics and symbolism that have helped Zapatismo emerge as something entirely new: a resolutely radical public relations campaign for human liberation.
From nineteenth-century newspaper publishers to the participants in the "battle of Seattle" and the recent Greek uprising, anarchists have been inspired by the ideal of a free society of free individuals-a world without hierarchy or domination. But what exactly would that look like, and how can we get there? read more »
"I have sought with all my strength to elevate the moral and material conditions of the Italian workers here, and I have sought to instill in their souls the same faith in their emancipation that is alive in me. I am a soldier of the ideal."—Carlo Tresca, 1923 read more »
With the World Trade Organization in retreat globally, do we remember the seeds of the anti-capitalist movements that blossomed and, in 1999, brought Seattle to a standstill? This collection confronts the challenges of historical memory. read more »
This is undoubtedly one of the most important books of the twentieth century, and if you accept its thesis you won't be able to look at the political milieu in the same way ever again. read more »
For years, Derrick Jensen has asked his audiences, "Do you think this culture will undergo a voluntary transformation to a sane and sustainable way of life?" No one ever says yes. Deep Green Resistance starts where the environmental movement leaves off: industrial civilization is incompatible with life. Technology can't fix it, and shopping—no matter how green—won’t stop it. read more »
In Endgame Volume 2: Resistance, Derrick Jensen calls for determined and even violent resistance to environmental degradation. Jensen comes across in volume I as a provocative but personable philosopher-activist who in lyrical and witty writing bemoans species extinction, sullied air quality, shrinking icecaps, expanding deserts and vanishing forests wrought by humans. read more »
For people who don't want to print Living in Oklahoma Issue 1 out.
Actually imposed this time. Same deal as last time - first shot at perzine, includes stories I wrote for my university paper.
One of my first attempts at a perzine. Includes old articles I wrote for my university. Imposed.
A brief introduction to squatting, with tips on how to identify vacant housing, and open and maintain a squat.
Zine created for distribution to high-schoolers already involved in "Gay-Straight Alliances" or other queer student organizations in Houston, TX. Please distribute to such teenagers in your area! read more »
The Most Radical Gesture is the first major study of the Situationist International, a revolutionary movement of extraordinary ambition and influence whose reflections on art, everyday life, pleasure, spontaneity, the city, and the spectacle have ensured it a vital, but largely hidden, role in the development of twentieth-century culture and politics. read more »
Considered by many to be the most important statement originally written in the English language delineating the basic position of philosophical egoism. When taken in tandem with The Ego and Its Own and John Badcock, Jr's Slaves To Duty, there remains little to add to complete the fundamentals of this philosophical impulse. read more »
John Badcock, Jr was a British individualist anarchist who was actively involved in the "Free Currency" and Free love movements of the 1890s and who set himself against the prevailing altruistic and leftist currents of his time to proclaim the sovereinty of the individual. read more »
a little boy, a monster, nietzsche, spinoza, stomach with teeth, loneliness, starting again