From a text by AM Bonanno, with some edits and additions
Sub-titled, "A Letter To Earth First! From A Too Distant Friend," The Issues Are Not The Issue is a critique of contemporary radical environmentalism as exemplified by the practice of Earth First! The author of the zine argues for an approach that is less oriented towards single issues and more towards a practice of widening struggles and trying new approaches.
Profiles of Provocateurs by Kristian Williams is about FBI involvement in activist communities in the last few years. The zine explores a few recent cases of anarchists or radical environmentalists being entrapped by state agents. read more »
A poster based on Ursula K. Le Guin’s novel, The Dispossessed. read more »
σὺν Ἀθηνᾷ καὶ χεῖρα κίνει (with Athena, move also your hand)
-ancient Greek proverb
Written by anonymous, with layout by Invisible City, this zine ties together anarchist and anti-fascist struggles in Greece with occupation movements, freedom struggles in Turkey, mining, squatting, the power of the barricade, and resistance to Western civilization. read more »
How Not to Be Governed: Readings and Interpretations from a Critical Anarchist Left (Edited by James Martel and Jimmy Klausen)Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 12/21/2013 - 05:04.
1. Anarchist Methods and Political Theory by Jacqueline Stevens
2. An Anarchism That is not Anarchism: Notes toward a Critique of Anarchist Imperialism by George Ciccariello-Maher
3. Beside the State: Anarchist Strains in Cuban Revolutionary Thought by Katherine Gordy
4. Kant via Rancière: from Ethics to Anarchism by Todd May read more »
No Plan Nowhere!: A Guide to the Infrastructure and Businesses Involved with the Plan Nord Development ProjectSubmitted by Anonymous on Sat, 12/07/2013 - 21:17.
The Plan Nord/Le Nord Pour Tous is a plan by the Quebec Government to invest in and promote resource extraction projects in Northern Quebec. Le Plan Nord was originally proposed by Jean Charest's Liberal government in May 2011, and was presented as an economic development strategy to create job in quebec. read more »
Post-anarchism has been of considerable importance in the discussions of radical intellectuals across the globe in the last decade. In its most popular form, it demonstrates a desire to blend the most promising aspects of traditional anarchist theory with developments in post-structuralist and post-modernist thought. read more »
Max Stirner was one of the most important and seminal thinkers of the mid-nineteenth century. He exposed the religiosity behind secular humanism and rationalism, and the domination of the individual behind liberal modes of politics. This edited collection explores Stirner's radical and contemporary importance as a political theorist.
Contents: read more »
“The struggle of the left does not grow out of the desires, needs and dreams of the living individuals exploited, oppressed, dominated and dispossessed by this society. It is not the activity of people striving to reappropriate their own lives and seeking the tools necessary for doing so. read more »
From the introduction:
Anarchists are made and not born. Many of us have stories about specific moments or experiences that marked a turning point, something that made us become anarchists, or realize we already were anarchists. We compiled this zine because we wanted to hear stories of what pushes people over the edge and help us imagine ways we can create breaking points for others. read more »
i am no hero, and neither are you: thoughts on how our histories of abuse inflect our anarchist practiceSubmitted by Anonymous on Wed, 11/27/2013 - 17:56.
Contributions made in response to the prompt "How have our histories of abuse inflected our anarchist practice?"
-may be triggering.
-anonymous; keep it secret, keep it safe!
-title & quotes from Delete Me, I'm So Ugly. <3
-not imposed--print as booklet.
“‘Do it yourself.’ Don’t break up the global aspect of play by reducing it to roles. Defend your right to enjoy life. Obstruct capital’s death project. The latter can only enter the world of creativity and play by transforming who is playing into a “player’ the living creator into a dead person who cheats themselves into believing they are alive.”
1882 Distro read more »