Topic of the Week: A Book of Crosswords

  • Posted on: 8 February 2016
  • By: worker

Worker here. Since I have gone into semi-retirement I have been working on a project that reflects on my time at It is called 50 Sectarian Crossword Puzzles and while the site tends to be non-sectarian, this puzzle book illustrates and celebrates most of the sects involved in anarchism. There are many of the inside jokes that long-time users of anarchistnews have come to enjoy and despise.

Detroit's 'sexiest anarchist housing collective' seeks help making repairs

  • Posted on: 11 February 2016
  • By: Parenthesis Eye


DETROIT, MI -- From the outside, the 126-year-old house on the corner of Trumbull Avenue and Temptations Drive looks only a few weeks away from becoming another of Detroit's vacant and crumbling historic homes.

But the people who live there, part of a unique group that's occupied the space for decades, are hoping to save it.

A contractor has estimated the house needs about $70,000 in repairs, said Joshua Allen, 34.

Anarchy Radio 02-09-2016

  • Posted on: 10 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)


02-09-2016 Anarchy Radio.mp3
82 degrees on Oregon coast February 8. The stink of big money everywhere. Adorno on freedom; Mandylas on nihilism. Recall mania, runaway pollution, suicide stories. Results
of stress; the joke of voting. "Facebook friends almost entirely false." App of the week, re-
sistance briefs.

Black December Forever

  • Posted on: 10 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

While the specter of anarchism may be slumbering in Seattle, it is thriving all over the planet. Over the entire month of December, 2015, a series of informally coordinated attacks took place from Uruguay to Greece to Australia and many countries in between. Banks were burned, politicians cars were set ablaze, and other capitalist targets were incinerated or vandalized in what was called Black December.

"Violence" and the defence of the planet

  • Posted on: 9 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Activists in the French Alps are battling against the relentless onslaught of industrial capitalism.

“No THT” is the name of a full-on campaign against a plan to wreck the beauty of the mountain valley of Haute-Durance with two very high voltage power lines – numerous blockades and acts of sabotage have been taking place in recent months.

The environmentally-disastrous project is being jointly run by RTE (Réseau de Transport d’Electricité), which is part of EDF, and the French state.


Resist The 2016 Cleveland RNC

  • Posted on: 8 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

There has been a lot of talk about the annual republican national convention. There are several pages and websites as well as numerous groups physically organizing. If you are planning on heading to convention I wanted to include a few notes to keep everyone safe.

In the past Anarchists have had success in disrupting political conventions and with the republican front runner, Donald trump many believe this will be no different and even add to increased resistance and street protests in response to his recent racist and bigoted comments...

TFSRadio: Modesto Anarcho: Anarchy in the... Central Valley, CA?

  • Posted on: 8 February 2016
  • By: Bursts

Airs on WSFM-LP 103.3 in Asheville / streaming at AshevilleFM from 3am EST on February 8th, 2016, through February 14th, then podcasting at Also airing this week on KOWA-LPFM in Olympia, WA, KWTF in Bodega Bay, CA, KXCF in Marshall, CA, and WCRS-LP Columbus Community Radio 98.3 and 102.1 FM.

Beatings inflicted on anarchist prisoner Panos Aspiotis for refusing to give DNA sample

  • Posted on: 7 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)


Anarchist Panagiotis (Panos) Aspiotis was wanted since March 2013 on firearms possession charges (“violation of the Arms Act”). In October 2015, he appeared voluntarily before the authorities. He was remanded and sent to a prison located far from Athens (his former residence). During these months in prison, he has refused to give the police a DNA sample.

Civitavecchia – FAI / FRI communique for attack on the court

  • Posted on: 7 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

We receive anonymously and spread:
My heart abhors and defies
The powerful of the earth,
my arm makes war on the cowardly oppressor
(Rebel Love – Pietro Gori)
We are living in a state of permanent global war, the perpetual war between oppressors, we know it and we know the main and secondary characters of dominion. Above all the oppressed know it, those who suffer arbitrary power over their lives.