Month: April 2017

Cleaning the Muddied Waters of Anarchy

By Will Schnack Evolution of Consent Ideologies and philosophies that go by the title “anarchism” are wide-ranging in their span. These include mutualists, individualists, collectivists, communists, capitalists, nationalists, primitivists, futurists, and more. It has become something of a common trend for people to come up with the next […]

The Looting Machine Called Capitalism

By Paul Craig Roberts Counterpunch I have come to the conclusion that capitalism is successful primarily because it can impose the majority of the costs associated with its economic activities on outside parties and on the environment. In other words, capitalists make profits because their costs are externalized […]

Anarchists Should Embrace Mental Illness

By Vikky Storm Center for a Stateless Society For many people, mental illness is a terrifying Other to be shamed and attacked. The mentally ill are to blame for mass shootings. Authoritarian leaders are only authoritarian because they are mentally ill. Mental healthcare means locking people up or medicating them […]

What Berkeley Means

Richard Spencer discusses the protests and street battles that occured in Berkeley, California, on April 15, 2017; in particular, he sees a return of political violence that is less like that of the 1960s and more like that of the 1920s and ’30s in Europe.

Anti-Fascism and Revolution

By Alexander Reid Ross ROAR Magazine Does anti-fascism bear revolutionary potential? This question lingers in today’s tense climes — yet the precise meaning of “revolution” remains unclear. At the Conservative Political Action Conference in the United States this year, former UKIP leader Nigel Farage identified the successes of Brexit […]

The Only Winner is the System

Maybe this will someday become one of those iconic photographs depicting the tenor of a particular time period, like the Vietcong guy getting shot in the head, the little Vietnamese girl with napalm burns running down the street, or the US flag being hoisted at Iwo Jima. “Political […]

The General Strike

  The centralized state apparatus maintains and enforces anti-union laws because without them, the centralized state apparatus would not exist. It is illegal for workers from one workplace to cease production in solidarity with workers from another workplace. An unified labor strike cannot be allowed to happen over […]

When Insurrections Die

Anarchist News New Content from Resonance: An Anarchist Audio Distro When Insurrections Die by Gilles Duve – Listen MP3 – YouTube or Read it – PDF – Text Are fascism and democracy two sides of the same statist coin? What can the history of fascism tell us about […]

Funding the Enemy: War and Welfare

From March last year: Ann Sterzinger’s libertarian solution to the Islamist problem. The welfare state is a gravy train for ISIS. If the welfare state doesn’t end in Europe, the welfare state will end Europe. And future historians will look back on the way the West ended and […]