A is for Anarchy

WHAT IS FOOD JUSTICE?

  • November 19, 2019
WHAT IS FOOD JUSTICE?

First of all, let’s define what Food Justice is. Food Justice has three main aspects:Access to healthy, locally grown, fresh foodLiving wages for all of those involved in the food systemCommunity control of the food supply The Food Justice movement is in opposition to the racial and class influence on people’s ability to acquire healthy, fresh foods. It also brings light to issues facing farmers, food workers (we’ve all heard about the media talking about how fresh food will be left rotting in the fields due to having no migrant workers to pick them, but have you ever thought about why it is that...

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STILL NOT LOVING THE POLICE

  • November 5, 2019
STILL NOT LOVING THE POLICE

As some of you who have followed this page for a while now, you’ll know our views on cops, and the institution of the police, we hate them. In this A is for Anarchy, we’re going to explain why that is, and why the cops are not your friends. The main reason for our hatred of cops is that they exist solely to maintain the status quo, which in today’s capitalist society means upholding the systems of oppression that affect anyone not of the ruling classes. The Police willingly choose to uphold unjust laws, evicting people from their homes, stealing people’s possessions simply because they’re...

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WHAT IS A BLACK BLOC?

  • September 3, 2019
WHAT IS A BLACK BLOC?

We’ve all seen the headlines“100s of black clad anarchists riot through downtown”“black bloc smash Starbucks windows" But what is the black bloc, and why is it used?The black bloc is often seen as a gang or group by the media and the right wing, yet this is not the case at all, the black bloc is simply a tactic used to protect the identity of protestors by giving a uniform appearance across all members of the protestors. This allows protestors to sabotage infrastructure, protect communities, prevent police incursions into established autonomous zones, and more, all whilst maintaining...

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WHO ARE THE ANARCHISTS

  • January 22, 2019
WHO ARE THE ANARCHISTS

In our first A is for Anarchy, we would like to discuss what Anarchism is, and who are the Anarchists.   Anarchism is a school of political thought that rests on one underpinning idea that runs through all forms of anarchism (except “anarcho”capitalists, but they aint anarchists so fuck them). That idea is the opposition to all forms of oppressive power, from capitalism and patriarchy, to the state itself, and some anarchist schools of thought extend this through to civilisation as we know it, and to the idea that each person is free to be them, so long as their...

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