New York

The 1946 general strike of Rochester, New York

Strike demonstration

A short history of the general strike in May 1946 in Rochester against the sacking of hundreds of municipal workers, written by Jon Garlock.

The New York City rent strike, 1907-8

Tenants discuss the rent strike, early 1908

A short account of the Lower East Side rent strike in New York City in late 1907 to early 1908.

Freedom (New York)

A very partial online archive of anarchist journal Freedom, published in New York 1933-1934.

“Proud to be part of a singing union”: the struggle at Ellen's Stardust Diner

Sometimes the class struggle heats up in unexpected places – in a Times Square Diner famous for their singing wait staff, for example.

Libertarian Workers Group & NY WSA in action (photos)

1978 - mid-1980s Photos of members of the Libertarian Workers Group and the New York Workers Solidarity Alliance.

Libertarian Workers Group some members photo

LWG members man lit table

Where Do We Go From Here?

June 1983 Libertarian Workers Group leaflet against the Shoreham, Long Island, New York LILCO nuclear power plant

As We Go Marching

Libertarian Workers Group, NYC Labor Day Parade leaflet

Solidarity Is More Than A Slogan

Issued by L.W.G. members in District 65

The Federation: A Libertarian Socialist Discussion Bulletin - # 1 (1975)

In 1974 a small group of anarcho-syndicalists, libertarian socialists and anarchist-communists from the US eastern seaboard develop relations, communication and collaboration, forming
"The Federation" in 1975.

On the following pages you will find the one and only bulletin, plus some reports, literature list and a leaflet in support of the then reemerging Spanish CNT.