SCUM manifesto - Valerie Solanas

The "Society for Cutting Up Men" manifesto by Valerie Solanas, the woman who shot Andy Warhol. We do not agree with its politics, or her actions but reproduce this text for reference.

The power of women and the subversion of the community - Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James

Tailors strike in Italy's Hot Autumn

An influential pamphlet by Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James in 1972 that used a feminist reading of Marx to challenge Left orthodoxy on the role of women, their labour and their struggles.

Women's subversive individualism in Barcelona during the 1930s - Michael Seidman

This short text, drawing on H. E. Kaminsky's testimony, discusses the Spanish Revolution in regard to what was wrong in the CNT and UGT’s lack of critique of labour and work, as well as their unwillingness to address patriarchy.

Pesotta, Rose, 1896-1965

Rose Pesotta, 1965.

A short biography of Ukrainian-born Jewish anarchist and garment worker labour organiser Rose Pesotta.

Sirakova, Mariola, 1904-1925

Mariola Sirakova

Biographical information about Bulgarian student, actress and anarchist revolutionary Mariola Sirakova.

Zazzi, Maria, 1904-1993

Maria Zazzi

A short biography of life-long Italian anarchist militant Maria Zazzi.

Marx, Jenny - obituary by Frederick Engels

Engels' biography and obituary of Jenny Marx, Karl Marx's eldest daughter.