An Anarcho-Crossword Puzzle

to test your knowledge of anarchist history and culture

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Fifth Estate # 390, Fall, 2013

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An Anarcho Crossword Puzzle


3.    Brit anarcho-punk band; also rude or distasteful

5.    Not charity; the Prince agrees 6,3

8.    Anti-roach spray, early punk band, but you can
wave it 5,4

11.    Cops and Chris Hedges hate them 5,4

18.    IWW wants it 3,3,5

21.    Anarchist education founded by Spanish anarchist
Francisco Ferrer 6,6

23.    Anarchists most loved marxist

24.    Spanish anarcho-syndicalist union

27.    Woody Guthrie sang about these two
Italian-American anarchist martyrs 5,7

28.    Anarchist woman friend of Emma Goldman whose
first name could be shocking

31.    A hero; was Bradley; now Chelsea

35.    What we want and name of a magazine (2)

37.    Proudhon said it’s purloined

39.    Husband was a martyr.    One could
love Lucy

40.    Warned against growing up absurd

41.    Political arm of the ruling class

42.    This media is independent


1.    Economic system that exploits and dehumanizes

2.    Bosses should never forget a wooden shoe

4.    French anarchist geographer; name sounds like a
word for hermit

6.    Bakunin’s 1st International opponent

7.    Farmers of radical coffee

9.    Painfully slow decision process

10.    Hippies had them and so did Paris

12.    Anarchy on bikes or could cause a nuclear
reaction 6,4

13.    Early 20th century French anarchist gang who
robbed the rich

14.    Emma joined the Haymarket Martyrs there

15.    Wasn’t Lewis Herber

16.    Term for anarchist stolen by confused
U.S.    right-wingers

17.    Street speakers did it; Chumbawamba sang it

19.    This Iberian Peninsula country had a civil war,
but for anarchists it was more

20.    San Francisco anarchist book store 5,8

22.    Anti-authoritarian writer on nationalism, but
also a rock-and-roll enthusiast

25.    Nickname for Industrial Workers of the World

26.    Seattle anarchist bookstore 4,4

29.    Anarchistic group of hacktivists wants to be

30.    Mexican revolutionary’s flowery middle name

32.    What we want and name of a magazine (1)

33.    “The most dangerous woman in America”

34.    Workers holiday 3,3

36.    Apprehensive hair style

38.    They don’t want bombs

Answers with multiple words are indicated like in 3 Down. Answer grid on Page 41 of print edition. Annotations on page 35 of print edition.

For answers and annotations in Web Edition go to this page.

Thanks to Dave Regan at where this puzzle also appears under the Politics heading.