Fifth Estate #409
Unfuck the World
The Path to Change: Community
To Live as the Trees Do
Only Change is Permanent
Good-bye to the Draft?
FIFTH ESTATE STAFF
Future Shock: 2077
She Exists Only to Please: Sexbot Take-over
Letter from the Trenches: Can Schools Teach Freedom?
KIM A. BROADIE
Then and Now: The Spanish Revolution of 1936
Cuba: The Economy Changes, The Authoritarian State Remains the Same
AN ANARCHIST REVIEW OF BOOKS
A Red Country (poem)
NGU THI YEN
Death Squad: Thy Name is FBI (review of Judas and the Black Messiah)
WILLIAM R. BOYER
The Booksellers of our Better Nature
Diane di Prima (1934-2020): Beat Poet & Activist
Prison Abolition: It’s Time!
To buy the book only
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Book talk with author Peter Werbe
Wednesday, September 29 @ 7:00 pm EDT
Oak Park MI Recreation Building Room B or Zoom
Participate in person or online. This is a FREE event
but go H E R E for registration.
FE T-SHIRTS AVAILABLE AGAIN!
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MONTREAL’S 15th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL ANARCHIST THEATRE FESTIVAL May 2022, seeks plays!
Application deadline: November 30, 2021
The Montreal International Anarchist Theatre Festival (MIATF), the only festival in the world dedicated to anarchist theatre, is currently seeking plays, texts, monologues, dance-theatre, puppet shows, mime, in English and French, on the theme of anarchism or any subject pertaining to anarchism, i.e. against all forms of oppression including the State, capitalism, war, patriarchy, etc. We will also consider pieces exploring ecological, social and economic justice, racism, feminism, poverty, class and gender oppression from an anarchist perspective. We welcome work from anarchist and non-anarchist writers.
Application form & guidelines: www.anarchistetheatrefestival.com
Reading about Afghanistan and Iraq in the Fifth Estate, 2002
“Do the massive (and lucrative) US arms transfers to corrupt and repressive regimes in the Middle East…and the monstrous sanctions against the people of Iraq help in any way to explain why the bin Ladens of the world can recruit young men to kill themselves and others in a jihad? Is there no relationship between the profound injustices this empire has unleashed, or ignored, or to which it has actively contributed, and the nihilism of the enemies that such injustice spawns?” (“Catastrophe as a way of life: an anti-imperialism for the twenty-first century,”) Read more…
No money, no barter, no authoritarian control:
Read our 1968 interview with the Living Theatre in the Fifth Estate Archive.
The failed US war and resistance to it from an anarchist/anti-authoritarian perspective: it’s all here at the Fifth Estate’s Vietnam Resource Page.
SPANISH REVOLUTION OF 1936-1939
Learn more about it and the important role of the anarchists….
at Fifth Estate’s Spanish Revolution Resource Page.