Nick Heath

Plättner, Karl (1893-1945)

Karl Plättner

As important as Max Hoelz in the history of the German Revolution, Karl Plättner lacked Hoelz’s talent for self-publicity but was as much a rebel and intransigent revolutionary as Hoelz (1)

Garcia, Vicente (1866-1930) aka Palmiro aka Martin Zalacain

El Combate

A short biography of Vicente Garcia, one of the first Spanish anarchist communists, also active in South Wales, France and London

Laguarda Batet, Pepita (1919-1936)

Pepita Laguarda

A short biography of the Spanish anarchist militia woman Pepita Laguarda

Olday, John, 1905-1977, aka Arthur William Oldag aka Fredrick Frostick aka Frank Allen aka Willi Freimann, aka Michael Peterson

John Olday

A short biography of Scots-German anarchist John Olday

Michaelis, Rudolf aka Michel aka Hans Bronner (1907-1990)

Rudolf Michaelis

A short biography of German anarchist Rudolf Michaelis

Melacci, Bernardo (1893-1943)

Bernardo Melacci

A short biography of Italian anarchist Bernardo Melacci

Barroero, Guido, (1946-2015)

Guido Barroero

A short biograhy of Italian anarchist and metalworker Guido Barroero

The Princetown escapee

A short account of the case of Scots anarchist John Kerr, war resister

Prehistory of the Idea: Part Two

 Déjacque

A chapter of a projected book,The Idea: Anarchist Communism Past, Present and Future.

Harsh justice in Folkestone: repression against opponents of World War I

Voice of Labour newspaper

A short account of the severe sentence handed out to anarchists in Folkestone just for flyposting anti-war posters.