Athens: Communique on the ESF and recent riots

  • Posted on: 15 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>In the past years, international summits of the global political and financial bosses triggered events of resistance that explosively brought to limelight the variety of struggles bursting around the world –from indigenous communities to the capitalist ghettos- against the state and capital.<br><br><em>[Here's a communique of an anarchist collective in Athens about the role of the ESF, the Libertarian Anti-authoritarian Anarchist Forum and the anarchist demo in the morning of 6 May, the riots during the anti-war march the same aftern

European Social Forum in Greece: a Russian anarchist's impression

  • Posted on: 14 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Here's a personal account of ESF-2006 from Vyacheslav Danilov, a
participant from Russia's delegation to the event and a member of the Sibirskaya Konfederachiya Truda* (SKT | Siberian Confederation of Labor), who took part in a "black block" demonstration.

There were more Russian representatives at the 4th ESF than at the
previous ones: is this a good thing?

Greece, Athens 4-7 May: An anarchist forum, a demo & a riot (Photos)

  • Posted on: 13 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>For the first time in Greece, between the 4th and 7th of May the Libertarian Anarchist Antiauthoritarian Forum took place ( ). This forum (with open discussions, video projections, theatrical presentations, photography exhibitions, anarchist books & periodicals stalls) was organized by anarchists in contrast to the European Social forum that was also taking place in Athens during the same dates.

Six Arrested in Pisa are Insurrectional Anarchists

  • Posted on: 5 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>(AGI) - Rome, May 4 - Six among the people arrested in Pisa are so-called insurrectional anarchists of Pisa's club 'Il Silvestre'. Daniele Casalini Daniele was born in Pontedera (Pisa), he is aged 26. He is a member of the 'Il Silvestre club', he is an animalist and he is against jails. He took part to several demonstrations and initiatives organised by the anarchist and environmentalist movements also in other provinces.

Syndicalism: Its Strengths and Weaknesses

  • Posted on: 5 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>by Alan MacSimóin

Syndicalism is the largest organized tendency in the anarchist movement today. It has built large workers' unions, led major struggles, and has been the popular expression of anarchism in many countries. To understand the anarchist-communist view of syndicalism we have to look at its roots, its core beliefs and its record.