Comment from "HD" on articles about direct action in previous issues of Anarchy written by Nicolas Walter, discussing the mass trespassing in the Peak District in the 1930s.
Issue of Anarchy magazine from April 1962 dealing with pacifism and direct action.
NlCOLAS WALTER, who was one of the original members of the
Committee of 100 is a frequent contributor to Anarchy and to Freedom
Issue of Anarchy Magazine from March 1962 focussing on the concept of Direct Action.
A reply to the following objection: "The abundance (overcoming scarcity) is impossible since we live in a world with limited resources, not only economically, but physically, so overcoming scarcity is a metaphysical, absurd demand, which requires a complete automation of the infinite universe to deliver to each individual, raised to the status of a god, every whim and arbitrariness."
For this Intakes article, we asked one of our friends who had been along to the Balcombe site to share with us his experience of the anti-fracking campaign and to give us his perspective on its prospects for escalation.