1910s

Ortega, Margarita, ?-1914

Contemporary cartoon depicting PLM members, Diaz and others

A short biography of Mexican anarchist school teacher and sharpshooter Margarita Ortega, who was executed in 1914.

1905-today: The Industrial Workers of the World in the US

A short history of the US branch of the most revolutionary mass organisation in American history, the Industrial Workers of the World union, the IWW.

1915-1920: Red Clydeside and the shop stewards' movement

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An account of the powerful workers' movement in Scotland and the strike of 100,000 for a 40-hour week in 1919 which was savagely attacked by the government on what became known as Bloody Friday.

1900-1923: Anarchism in Siberia

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A history of anarchism in Siberia, until its demise in the Bolshevik counter-revolution. It had many similarities with the Makhnovist movement.

1890-1924: Anarchism in Hungary

Hungary 1914

A history of the anarchist movement, and key anarchists in Hungary up until the aftermath of the 1918 Revolution.

1868-1936: Anarchism in Spain

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A history of the anarchist and workers movements in Spain from its origins in the late 19th century up to the start of the Civil War.

1419-today: Czech anarchism

A brief but detailed history of anarchist ideas and the anarchist movement in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Bohemia.

The Industrial Workers of Africa, 1917-1921 - Bikisha Media Collective

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The history of four years of the revolutionary multi-racial union in South Africa, the Industrial Workers of Africa, and the labour movement at the time.

1914-2000: The Australian IWW and 'Direct Action'

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A history of the once highly-influential Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) union and its publication Direct Action in Australia.

1895-1921: The CGT, France

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A history of the anarchist origins of the largest trade union in France and the development and decline of revolutionary ideas and practice within it.