because then I can talk to people who maybe aren't across an ocean.
Used to be Anarchist Black Cat was sort of that. More North Americans generally, but still some UK, Irish and others. Even had a French portion if I recall correctly.
Sadly its been down since February or so...
Here's someone asking about it back in March: http://libcom.org/forums/general/what-happened-other-forum-anarchist-black-cat-29032012
it is probably gonna be back up very soon, last i heard
can't say fairer than that.
There are quite a lot of Americans on here, although you may not realise that if you assume everyone is British.
revleft has loads of Americans on it… Infoshop is also American and has forums on it, although they are not very popular