Long review: The works of Marie Louise Berneri

January 16th: In this long-read review Raymond S Solomon reflects on the life of a key figure at Freedom Press in the 1930s-40s, Marie Louise Berneri, analysing her peers, philosophical and historic setting and impact through two of her works.

Podcast Review: Talking Shop

January 11th: In this first review-roundup, Fingers Malone picks out some of the best podcast listening for anarchists.

Book review: A beautiful idea … and a messy reality

January 5th: A Beautiful Idea: History of the Freedom Press Anarchists Rob Ray Freedom Press, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-904491-30-9 Review by George F.

Anarchist books to bear in mind: Dec 18

December 8th: Richard Alexander rounds up some of the most interesting new and forthcoming anarchist titles around.

Review: Travis Alabanza BURGERZ

October 24th: BURGERZ Written and performed by Travis Alabanza Hackney Showroom, 7.30pm, until 3rd November Today I find myself unexpectedly writing a theatre review.

Review: The Anarchists in Paris, May-June 1968

August 10th: This handy little pamphlet appears in the 50th anniversary year of the events of May-June 1968 that shook France and the world.

Book review: A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things

August 4th: A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things Raj Patel and Jason W.

Review: Wobblies of the World: A Global History of the IWW

July 10th: This book deals with the international scope of the IWW, how it spread to other countries, often through the idea of the One Big Union being carried overseas by seafarers.

Book Review: The Doomsday Machine — Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner

April 17th: Daniel Ellsberg points to uncanny truths in Stanley Kubrick’s Dr Strangelove (1964), including the fact that Russia does have an automated ‘Doomsday Machine’ system (called ‘Perimeter’) that will trigger nuclear war if a single nuclear bomb goes off in Moscow.

Radical lit roundup

April 7th: KSL’s quick roundup of recent anarchist books on 19th century history, First World War syndicalism and enigmatic figure Peter The Painter.