Confronting the Question of Power

  • Posted on: 6 March 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td><strong>Should the Oppressed Take Power?</strong>

Many antiauthoritarians oppose the aim of “taking power.� They advocate a gradual replacement of capitalism by alternate institutions. Alternately, Marxist-Leninists propose replacing the state by a new “workers’ state.� Instead revolutionary anarchists should advocate the goal of replacing the state by a federation of councils, but not by a new state.

Iraq Freedom Congress

  • Posted on: 6 March 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td><em>This group has unfortunately received essentially no publicity. This group, anti-occupation, but also anti-Baathist, anti-Islamist, and anti-nationalist, embraces many libertarian and progressive ideals and practices. I present below their manifesto. As English is clearly not the writers' first language, I have done some minor editing for grammar, but left most of the unidiomatic usages.</em>

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Workers' rights abolished; strikes and factory occupations in Greece

  • Posted on: 5 March 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Sailors' strikes; recruitment and clashes
Last week the sailors went on strike, blocking all the ports of Greece. The effort of the ship-owners to ban the strike failed, since it was judged legal by the Court. According to the decision of the Nationwide Sailors' Federation, the strike will go on till Friday.

Solidarity statements

8 days of Anarchy

  • Posted on: 1 March 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>The week of the Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair (March 14th - 21st) is an important week in the Bay Area. Many of our friends come from out of town to visit and the I'm sweekend always seems to bring an atmosphere of revelry and joy to an area that is normally clouded with sectarianism and discomfort. We choose to treat this time as a holiday and are taking 8 days to celebrate it.

First General Assembly of New York Metro Alliance of Anarchists

  • Posted on: 24 February 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>NYMAA is a new anarchist organization that has been formed in response to the isolation, stagnation, and frustration felt by many anarchists and anti-authoritarians who live in the New York metropolitan area. We feel that in order for anarchism to truly spread and take root, anarchists need to band together for the purpose of initiating and nurturing a wide range of revolutionary projects.

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