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Spring 2018, FE #400

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Dismantling the Patriarchy
Fifth Estate Staff

Trump The “Punk” President?
Brian James Schill

Tactical Voting?
Bill Weinberg

Ursula Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin: 21 October, 1929-22 January, 2018
Paul J. Comeau

Le Guin’s Anarchism & Mine
Andrew William Smith

People of the Earth – The Mapuche
Jesús Sepúlveda

Lima Anarchist Scene
Bill Weinberg

Solidarity with Political Prisoners

Authoritarian Personalities
Bryan Tucker

Esperanto & Anarchism
Xavi Alcalde

Giving Good Consent
Shannon Parez-Darby

Hong Kong @ Book Fair
Fifth Estate Staff

“This is Jail!”

Blade Runner (2049) – Review
Matthew Lucas

Church of Film
Matthew Lucas

No Gods; No Masters! – Review
Joe Nolan

The Something – Fiction
Rebecca Lee

An Anarchist in Poland
Norman Nawrocki

Q&A with Jordan Flaherty
Peter Werbe

Myth of Abraham Lincoln Brigade

Seattle Shooting Update

J20 Acquittals
Anonymous and FE Staff

Maybe the People. . . – Poetry
André Naffis-Sahely

Zine Reviews
Lena Kafka

Antifa Handbook – Review
Cody Constructor

Antifa Authors Meet the Profs
Paul Walker

Rebellious Mourning – Review
Lisiunia (Lisa) A. Romanienko

Russia Revolution Books – Review
Peter Werbe

Kids These Days – Review
Josefine W. W. Parker



The Tower–an anarchist social center in Hamilton, Ontario–was trashed by ultra-rightists. They need our solidarity and mutual aid. Find out how you can help at

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1968 — Insurgency on the streets, campuses, in the military. Read about it in the Fifth Estate Archive.
Cover, Issue 54, May 16-31, 1968. Caption for drawing: Tom Hayden, a non-student and a leading force in the New Left, helped a coed into Mathematics Hall.


The Montreal International Anarchist Theatre Festival (MIATF), the only festival inthe world dedicated to anarchist theatre, is looking for plays, texts, monologues,dance-theatre, puppet shows, mime, in English and French, on the theme ofanarchism or any subject pertaining to anarchism, i.e. against all forms of oppressionincluding the State, capitalism, war, capitalism, patriarchy, etc. See details at
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