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Summer 2019,
Fifth Estate #404

Cover image, Issue 404, Summer, 2019, features a naturalistic "riot of color" collage as background. Heading reads "The Re-enchantment of the World."

CONTENTS

Coming soon Special Online Essay
An Incinerator Closes: The Eco-Apocalypse Continues
DAVID WATSON

Hope Springs Forth from Fire
DANA WILLIAMS

1492, 1513, 1619, 2019: It’s all connected
FRANK JOYCE

We Wait
BARBARA HENNING

Berkeley Free Clinic at 50
FINN BLACK

Fifth Estate Archive on the Web

Science Fiction’s Historic Struggle Over the Future
RICH DANA

The Origins of Berkeley’s Ohlone Park
BERNARD MARSZALEK

Re-Enchantment of the World (Theme intro)
FIFTH ESTATE COLLECTIVE

Sing your song
DAVE HANSON

Toward A Surrealist Re-Enchantment of the World
RON SAKOLSKY

The Dialectic of Enchantment
JOHN CLARK

Fool’s Day
PETER LAMBORN WILSON

Marie’s Song
RICK LONDON

Giving Back Wild
RIA

Cuba: Independent Self-Activity vs. the State
SK

Sanity & Identity
BRYAN TUCKER

Evoking Spirit: The Anarchist Art of Robert Henri
QUINCY B. THORN

The Continuing Colonialism of Climate Change Solutions
STEVEN KIRK

From Red Anarchism to Green Anarchy
JOHN ZERZAN

Curate This
RIKKI SANTER

The Failure of Resource Nationalism in Bolivia
MIKE WOLD

A Woman Against the Mega-Machine
ANN HANSON

Comics, Graphic Novels, & the 1919 Winnipeg General Strike
PETER WERBE

The Winnipeg General Strike of 1919
ERIC THOMAS CHESTER

Interest v. Principal
ANDREW MEHALL

A Leftist Guide for Seizing the Power of the State
PETER WERBE

How Pleasure is Revolutionary
CONNOR STEVENS

Feminism & the Politics of the Commons
JIM FEAST

Portugal: Germinating Anarchy
JESÚS SEPÚLVEDA

 WHAT’S NEW 

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HONG KONG
The Fifth Estate supports the struggle of the people of Hong Kong for a world in which social solidarity and individual freedom can create community. We join the people of Hong Kong in opposing the brutal dictatorship of the Chinese government and its supporters in Hong Kong as much as we oppose the tyranny of the U.S. and other governments.
Read more…

Woodstock

FE press pass, Woodstock music festival, 1969
Fifth Estate press credential

Woodstock Music & Art Fair
AUG. 15, 16 & 17, 1969
Read “The Rock Imperialists,” FE #84, July 24-August 6, 1969 and
“The Woodstock Nation,” FE #87, September 4-17, 1969.

 

MIATF May 2020
Montreal’s 15th Annual International Anarchist Theatre Festival seeks plays!

Application deadline: November 7, 2019 www.anarchistetheatrefestival.com

SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW AND RENEWING SUBSCRIBERS
Our friends at Black & Red have made several of their titles available to FE readers for $5 each when they subscribe or renew.

Mirror Site
Thanks to our friends at anarchistlibraries.net who have created a backup for us. It’s also an interesting, different way to look at our online content. Check it out here.

Take a look at the newly re-activated
Christie Books Anarchist Film Archive

1989
As Old Regimes Collapse…
Read FE coverage: The Anarchist Spectre in Eastern Europe and They Just Said ‘No’

The Real Threat to our Safety: What to do if you Meet a Developer (YouTube video, 4 min.)

1969
The Fall Anti-War Offensive has begun. Ending the war in Vietnam is the most important task facing the American people and the American people must be the force to end it. Read more in FE# 89, October 2-15, 1969.

Check out these SPECIAL FIFTH ESTATE OFFERS when you subscribe to our print edition or renew now…

GOING TO AN ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR, DEMO, MEETING, OR OTHER EVENT? TAKE FIFTH ESTATE WITH YOU!
We’ll ship you either the current or back issues for free distribution. Email us:
fe–AT–fifthestate–DOT–org

Cover image, Issue 80, May 29-June 11, 1969. Features photo of National Guardsmen aiming rifles at student protesters in Berkeley, 1969
State terror and popular resistance go way back…So does Fifth Estate coverage. Read “Murder in Berkeley: Police Riot” in FE #80, May 29-June 11, 1969.
See also: (Offsite) KPIX Eyewitness News video report from May 15th 1969 in Berkeley featuring scenes of student protestors facing off against riot police in UC Berkeley’s Sproul Plaza, low flying helicopters dropping tear gas on the college and National Guard advancing on crowds with fixed bayonets. Also includes views of arrests and students chanting “killers off campus!”

FIFTH ESTATE TIME MACHINE
Yes, We Have no Mañanas: Doomsday tech, 1980 version. Read about loose nukes and exploding rockets in Issue 303, October 20, 1980, in the Fifth Estate archive.

Readin’, Writin’ & Revolution!
Check out past Fifth Estate issues on books & lit .

VIETNAM
Learn more about the failed US war and resistance to it from an anarchist/anti-authoritarian perspective at the Fifth Estate’s Vietnam Resource Page.

Poster by Richard Levins Morales. Cartoon shows a group of protesters (adults and children) under headline, "When we lose our fear they lose their power."The Art of Richard Levins Morales… In FE #403, Spring 2019

Learn more about the Spanish Revolution of 1936 and the important role of the anarchists….
at Fifth Estate’s Spanish Revolution Resource Page

 

 

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