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Canvassing is not organizing

Ray Valentine argues that the skills built in canvassing for an electoral candidate do not translate to organizing workplaces or tenants. This article first appeared on Organizing Work.

Building Mutual Support and Organising in Our Communities

A pamphlet collecting stories and organising tips from the London Coalition Against Poverty, published in 2014.

The Trouble With The Freedom Press Book About National Action

NA members outside the left luggage in Lime Street station

There is no mention of the militant anti-fascists who physically opposed the neo-Nazi group throughout their existence

Internationalist leaflets against war with Iran

Three printable leaflet designs, with artwork by Marjane Satrapi and Crimethinc and texts by the Alliance of Middle Eastern and North African Socialists, Anarchist Communist Group and Crimethinc.

Enragés and Situationists in the occupation movement, France, May ’68

The contemporaneous and lively Situationist account of the near-revolutionary events of May 1968 in Paris, written in the fray by one of the major participants.

Buffo!: A Short Anthology of Political Pranks and Anarchic Buffoonery

A short pamphlet by Larry Law collecting instances of "revolutionary buffoonery." Digitised by Glasgow's Spirit of Revolt archive.

"Revolutionary buffoonery tries to build confidence, not cynicism; it tries to demystify, not alienate. But most of all it brings play back into everyday life.

It has always been the aim of jesters, by playing the Fool themselves, to expose the real fools."

The Iranian Revolution at the Twilight of the Workers' Council

Riots in Tehran during the 1979 Revolution

A short history and analysis of the Iranian Revolution with a focus on the role of the working class and the rise and fall of the shoras workers councils.

The book of pleasures

All pleasure is creative if it avoids exchange.