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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

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

Photo shows a joyous crowd in a park setting with rainbow flag prominently displayed.
Cuba: Independent Self-Activity vs. the State

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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

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EMMA ON FILM
Photo of Emma Goldman in her late 50s or early 60s
2019 marks the 150th anniversary of Emma Goldman’s birth and the 100th anniversary of her deportation from the U.S. Watch and listen to an interview with her in 1937 HERE.

 

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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…

 

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.

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

 

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.

 

Spanish Revolution of 1936-1939
Learn more about it and the important role of the anarchists….

at Fifth Estate’s Spanish Revolution Resource Page

 

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