publications

Xtra! The Paper for Armchair Terrorists

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Partial online archive of Xtra! - an anarchist/autonomist newspaper published in North London from 1979 until 1982. It seems like there were 10 issues?

Xtra's "Structureless Tyrants" included Simon Read (who infamously infiltrated the National Front's HQ Excalibur House in Shoreditch and became a key witness in the inquiry set up to investigate it). Martin Wright (who would later be involved with Class War) was also a contributor.

In 1981 a teenage Chemistry student in Nottingham was sentenced to three years imprisonment for distributing 200 photocopies of issue 8's cover story ("Burn Babylon Burn" on the Brixton riots) - see Black Flag vol 6 #11 p8.

Direct Action: Paper of the Syndicalist Workers' Federation (1960s)

A partial archive of Direct Action, a paper produced by the Syndicalist Workers' Federation. Taken from the excellent collection at the Sparrow's Nest.

The History of the Newspaper Anti-Statist

Information about the newspaper "Anti-Statist" and the relationship between the Esperantists and the Spanish libertarian movement living in exile in France. Translation of the Esperanto language article.

Direct Action: Paper of the Direct Action Movement (1980s)

An incomplete archive of Direct Action, a paper produced by the Direct Action Movement. Taken from the excellent collection at the Sparrow's Nest.

Fighting Talk Edinburgh: Broadsheet of Edinburgh Anti-Fascist Action

An archive of Fighting Talk Edinburgh, a publication produced by Edinburgh Anti-Fascist Action in the early 1990s. First made available online by the Anti-Fascist Archive.

Cable Street Beat Review

An incomplete archive of Cable Street Beat Review, a publication produced by the musical arm of Anti Fascist Action around 1989. Taken from the Anti-Fascist Archive.

דער קלאסען קאמפּף

דער קלאסען קאמפּף
טיילווײַז אָנלײַנע אַרכיוו פֿון דער קלאסען קאמפּף, אַ ייִדישע אַרבעטער צײַטונג וואָס האָט אַרויסגעגעבן אין פֿאַראייניקטע סטאַטן אַן ערך 1919

Der Klasen Kampf

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Partial online archive of English translations of the Yiddish language IWW newspaper, Der Klasen Kampf, published around 1919 in the US.

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.

Red Attitude

A partial archive of Red Attitude, a Manchester United fanzine produced by supporters of Anti Fascist Action. Taken from the collection at the Anti-Fascist Archive. See also a collection of similar zines from Leeds United fans here.