A is for Anarchy

WHAT IS DIRECT ACTION?

  • April 9, 2019
WHAT IS DIRECT ACTION?

Gluing locks, Breaking windows, Smashing traps, Feeding your community, Occupying land, Banner drops.  Direct action is a multitude of different things, the common factor being relying on yourself and your community instead of the authorities to get things done.  From small affinity groups, where friends get together to devise tactics and actions to achieve a set goal, to community wide actions like Food Not Bombs. The government won’t save you. Democracy has failed. Capitalism will not liberate you, your community, the animals, or the world.  All that...

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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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