Elections have consequences


Fifth Estate # 402, Winter 2019

Share this on… “If voting could change anything, it would be illegal.” —Anarchist anti-electoral slogan It’s difficult to imagine that there isn’t at least some joy, even among the most ardent electoral abstentionists, about the losses Donald Trump and the

Anarchists & Guns


Fifth Estate # 401, Summer 2018

Share this on… “Workingmen: Arm yourselves and appear in full force!” —1886 Haymarket leaflet The initial clamor about controlling gun violence following the horrible mass shooting at Parkland, Fla. high school this February mostly subsided following huge demonstrations of students

Antifa Author Mark Bray Meets the Professors


Fifth Estate # 400, Spring, 2018

Share this on… Related: see “Anti-Fascism 101,” FE #400, Spring, 2018. About 100 people filled a small auditorium at Detroit’s Wayne State University, October 17, to hear a talk by Mark Bray, a Dartmouth College lecturer on human rights and

In Defense of Self-Defense


Fifth Estate # 399, Fall, 2017

Share this on… TWACK! My fighting stick landed exactly where I aimed it—diagonally across the face of a fascist who was trying to rip down a banner a friend and I were holding, to which the stick was attached. Share

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