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E06: The Industrial Workers of the World in the US, 1905-1918

IWW strikers in Paterson

Podcast episode about the early history of the Industrial Workers of the World union in the United States, 1905-1918. In conversation with Peter Cole, coeditor of the new book Wobblies of the World: a Global History of the IWW.

Anti Work Essays - Audio Anarchy

A selection of audio essays arguing for opposition to the concept of work and the damage done by the economic and social relationship.

Audio Anarchy in Memoriam

A brief summary of the impact made by a group of audio anarchist propagandists.

A World Without Police - Audio Book

A reading of a pamphlet stressing the need to abolish police as an institution which provides some practical steps for communities to take in that process.

WCH E4: Anti-Nazi youth movements in World War II

A group of Edelweiss Pirates

An interview with historian Nick Heath about anti-Nazi youth cultural movements in fascist Europe before and during World War II. In particular we look at the German Edelweiss Pirates and Swing Kids, the French Zazous and the Austrian Schlurfs.

WCH E3: The Angry Brigade, part 2

Angry brigade suspect's

Second of our two-part interview with John Barker, Angry Brigade prisoner, covering the arrests, the sensational trial, his time in prison and the political situation upon his release in the late 1970s.

WCH E2: The Angry Brigade, part 1

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The first of a two-part interview about the Angry Brigade, Britain’s first urban guerrilla group, with John Barker, author, who in 1972 was convicted for being part of the organisation.

WCH E0: Introduction to the Working Class History podcast

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A short introduction to the WCH podcast and what we're about.

Working Class History podcast

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Archive of the Working Class History podcast. History isn't made by kings and politicians, it's made by all of us. This podcast is about how we, together, have fought for a better world.

Anarcho-syndicalism: Theory and Practice Audio Book

An audio book version of Rudolf Rockers key text on anarchosyndicalist theory.