May 25th: To mark Freedom Press’s fundraising campaign to publish A Normal Life, the autobiography of “Greek Robin Hood” Vassilis Palaiokostas, this piece recounts the events of when Vassilis and his brother, Nikos, kidnapped and ransomed a Greek industrialist in 1995.
Haringey Solidarity Group: A Celebration of 30 years of radical ideas and campaigning in Haringey and beyond
May 24th: May 11th 2021 was the 30th anniversary of the Haringey Solidarity Group in North London.
May 15th: CW: Sexual violence against women and children.
May 14th: Triple helpings of jail all-around planned for Bristol protestors.
May 7th: Albert Edward Meltzer, anarcho-syndicalist (7 January 1920 – 7 May 1996) ‘Don’t forget me – or I’ll be back!’ Those were Albert Meltzer’s final words to Stuart Christie, his closest friend and collaborator, in a letter which he left with his last will and testament.
May 4th: As Freedom Press launches its (first ever) crowdfunder to get the story of the Greek Robin Hood into print, George F waxes lyrical about the importance of telling tales of working class illegalism.
May 2nd: The car, a green Seat hatchback, is travelling on a motorway dead with traffic.
April 28th: The first time I encountered violence outside of the family I was fifteen and there was a machete pointed at my throat.
April 27th: The poet, publisher and activist Dave Cunliffe passed away aged 80 on Friday 16th April.