Ireland: Anarchists on the abortion referendum

May 24th: With the referendum on whether to repeal the Irish constitution’s 8th Amendment taking place tomorrow, Freedom is reproducing this piece by Irish anarchist organisation the WSM explaining their position — and eight reasons why they will be voting Yes.

Too soon, victory for the ZAD led to despair

May 21st: In the 1970s the French government announced its next major airport expansion in Notre-Dame-des-Landes, Nantes.

Interview with the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the CNT

May 17th: On the occasion of the Founding Congress of the New International, a member of anarcho-syndicalist union CNT interviewed its foreign secretary Miguel Pérez, on the ins and outs of the event. As a note, Freedom does not have a position re: the split with the IWA which produced the new international, and readers are encouraged to

We taught them a lesson: Beating a deposit deduction

May 15th: Below is the write-up of a successful campaign organised by a tenant and Brighton SolFed against a deduction to that tenant’s deposit.

On the struggle against Bässlergut prison

May 4th: This text, first published in Avalanche, offers a perspective on the direct action struggle against Bässlergut, a prison and detention facility in Switzerland, from one of the activists involved.

The shambles of Moria 35 Trial

May 2nd: On 18th July 2017, 35 refugees in Moria camp on Lesvos were arrested.

Interview: The Sparrows’ Nest archive

April 21st: Based in Nottingham, the Sparrows’ Nest is a key archiving project for the literature of the British anarchist movement.

Ten Top Radical Grassroots Football Clubs

April 15th: Most football clubs start as grassroots clubs.

How the peace symbol came to be

April 12th: Peace News writes about its role in creating the globally-recognised icon.  ‘Without you (Hugh Brock), Michael Randel (sic) and Pat (Arrowsmith) there would have been no symbol.’ So wrote the artist and designer of the nuclear disarmament symbol, Gerald Holtom, in a letter dated 29 September 1973 to Hugh Brock, PN editor 1955–1964, and the chair of

Interview: scott crow — Histories and Reflections on Community Armed Self-Defense

April 5th: As street confrontations continue to escalate between self-appointed guardians of American Fascism and various anti-fascist factions, PM Press released author scott crow’s collection Setting Sights: Histories and Reflections on Community Armed Self-Defense.