social movements

Anarchists and radicals in 1890s Patras

Brief chronology of revolutionary groups, movements, events and individuals in the Greek town of Patras.

The Federacion Anarquista Uruguaya: Crisis, armed struggle and dictatorship, 1967-85

PDF pamphlet of a history of the Federacion Anarquista Uruguaya (FAU). Founded in 1956 it was one on the strongest anarchist movements in Latin America. In the 1960s, it faced a rising tide of repression which would culminate in the military dictatorship of 1973-85. The FAU is still active today.

Beginnings

Madrid Metro strike, 2010.

Short article putting the popular assembly movement in the context of recent struggles in Spain against austerity.

Rabble rousers and merry pranksters: A history of anarchism in Aotearoa/New Zealand from the mid-1950s to the early 1980s

Complete PDF of the only full book on anarchist history in New Zealand by Toby Boraman.

Italian anarchists in London, 1870-1914 - Pietro Dipaola

A history of the Italian anarchist movement in London by Pietro Dipaola. In PDF format.

Italian anarchism as a transnational movement, 1885-1915 - Davide Turcato

Academic essay on "the transnational dimension of Italian anarchism, by analysing its presence in the United States and worldwide, with special emphasis on the anarchist press."

Anarchism in Venezuela, past and present

This is a brief outline of the libertarian footprint in the history of Venezuela, prepared by members of the Collective Editorship of El Libertario. We hope that this serves as a useful point of reference for those who are interested in the subject.

About anarchist history in the Philippines

Some notes on the influence of anarchism and anarchists in the Philippines, written in 2004.

Anarchism in Indonesia

A 2010 interview with Indonesian anarchists about the anarchist movement there.

Beer and revolution: The German anarchist movement in New York City, 1880-1914 - Tom Goyens

Tom Goyens' book on the German-speaking anarchist movement in New York City in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.