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1980s

A Lesbian Shaggy Dog Story

Midnight Notes review a novel by Sarah Schulman.

Substruction in the Class/Room Struggle

Midnight Notes on the mid-1980s student struggles in the USA around divestment in apartheid, and more.

Bread & Roses - Paper of the Anarchist Communist Association (c1978-1980)

A partial archive of Bread & Roses, a paper produced by the Anarchist Communist Association, a short-lived group formed as a result of a split in the 1970s Anarchist Workers Association. Taken from the excellent archive at the Sparrow's Nest. See Anarchist Communism in Britain, 1870-1991 for the history of these groups.

Anarchy #37 1983/4

Penultimate issue of Anarchy (second series) from the mid 1980s.

London Workers Group Bulletin #10 May 1981

An issue of the bulletin produced by London Workers Group from May 1981.

An "unemployment special" Including articles on the myth and reality of unemployment, unemployment and organisation, report on London Unemployed Peoples Conference, list of claimants unions, book review: In And Against The State, Librarians against literacy, Brixton riots, assembiles in Spain, Stuff Forte campaign, parody letter from Ted Knight causes controversy in Brixton, the unions and the lives of the workers by Combate (Portugal).

Class War issue ?? 1986 spot difference

An unnumbered issue of Class War from circa August 1986, with articles on gentrification and corrupt councils in the inner cities, South Africa, slag off of recent Class War Federation national conference (!), sugar, shoplifting, the war in Ireland, Nicky Crane, tactics, Wapping printworkers dispute, hosptialised copper, sports.

Class War issue ?? 1987 Tebbit's balls

An unnumbered issue of Class War from circa June/July 1987 with articles on Conservative Party MP Norman Tebbit, King Edward's tiny penis, Eastenders actor Anita Dobson, yuppies, riots, betting, class prejudice in the judiciary, 1987 General Election and the moral panic about rap group the Beastie Boys.

Tatty the Rat

Archive of Tatty the Rat, a short-lived comic strip that ran in the Anarchist Communist Federation's paper Liberation, dealing with issues like the Broadwater Farm riot and 1987 general election. Credited to Arthur Mix.

Liberation - Paper of the Anarchist Communist Federation (1986-87)

An archive of Liberation, a paper produced by the Anarchist Communist Federation in the mid-late 1980s. Taken from the excellent archive at the Sparrow's Nest.

Struggles at Medgar Evers College

Midnight Notes' coverage of intersectional struggles at a New York College in the early 1980s.