John Quail

Book Extract: The Battle of Ham Run and Bloody Sunday, 1887

130 years ago, the unions were starting their long ascent into what would become the militant highs of the Great Unrest. The British anarchists were coming into their own with Freedom Newspaper established just a year before and the rise of the libertarian-leaning Socialist League in opposition to the reformist Social Democrat Federation (SDF). In this extract from Slow Burning Fuse, soon to be relaunched for the London Anarchist… Continue reading