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Statement by a Libyan anarchist – The signs of the defeat of Libyan revolution

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Posted on A-Infos originally I call on all the peoples to support us, the Egyptians, Tunisians, French, even Chinese, all the peoples of the world, we welcome their support and sympathy. —- In a few hours, the UN Security Council will decide to start air strikes against Libya. France has said that it is ready to start the bombardment from …

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It Doesn’t Matter What “the Law” Is

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By Kevin Carson Originally on C4SS In one of the more memorable passages in Orwell’s 1984, Winston Smith contemplates the inevitable doom that will follow from the first entry which he is preparing to make in his diary. The act was not illegal, he reflected — there were no laws in Oceania — but its discovery would nevertheless result in …

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We don’t talk to police, We don’t make the peace bond

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This post is originally from pugetsoundanarchists.org. So today in Olympia I left my house for a run at about 1:00 PM. I had only gotten two blocks away from my house when i noticed a large white SUV turn out behind me, I didn’t think anything of it at the time. However, a few blocks later i was jogging on …

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Moving from Protest to Power–Because ‘One Day Longer’ Isn’t a Strategy

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This originally appeared at AnarchistNews.org. What follows is a short essay laying out some possible tactics and strategies that could be employed to build upon the ongoing resistance to the current attacks on collective bargaining and workers rights in Wisconsin and states across the Midwest. This document is intended to raise some ideas and help move the discussion forward, not …

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Anarchism & Womens Liberation

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These are some select highlights from Anarchism & Womens Liberation. From the Struggle site which is an Anarchist web site worth checking out. An important principle of anarchism and one that more than any other differentiates it from other types of socialism is its emphasis on freedom and non-hierarchical social relations. Central to anarchism is the rejection of any power …

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Slavery Today And In The Future In The United States

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Slave Labor Easy Source For Corporate And Government Profit Disturbing Implications For Racial Minorities “As prisoners become sources of profit for the State, we can guarantee one thing: there will be more of them.” Over 40,000 prisoners are currently in Michigan state correctional facilities. Michigan is just one state of 50, and has less than 4% of the U.S. population. …

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The Free Voice of Labor – The Jewish Anarchists

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“The Free Voice of Labor: The Jewish Anarchists” traces the history of a Yiddish anarchist newspaper (Fraye Arbeter Shtime – The Free Voice of Labor) publishing its final issue after 87 years. Narrated by anarchist historian Paul Avrich, the story is mostly told by the newspaper’s now elderly, but decidedly unbowed staff. It’s the story of one of the largest …

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Will 25 Bahman become Iran’s Jan25?

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This was originally posted by James the Hype On Dissected News. “I would tell Iranians to learn from the Egyptians, as we have learned from you guys, that at the end of the day with the power of people, we can do  whatever we want to do.  If we unite our goals, if we believe, then all our dreams can …

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Do Libertarians Depend on the State?

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The following is re-posted from George Donnelly’s article from Arm Your Mind For Liberty. The original is found here. I encourage you to subscribe to his RSS feed. Libertarians are born in state-regulated hospitals, treated by state-licensed doctors, travel on state-maintained roads, go to state-run schools, drink state-regulated water and wear state-approved clothing. We grew up in the milieu of …

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The Arab world is burning

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This article came from Anarkismo.net translated by google translate from the article العالم العربي يحترق Interview with A Syrian Arab Republic Anarchist Major uprisings that shook the Arab world in Yemen, Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt now has surprised everyone. It is without doubt one of the most important events in our time that sends a clear message that there is …

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My current mission in life: my family’s freedom and safety

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Andre Bulatov whose story we covered on the 28th of January here Has written a recent letter asking for help and reaching out once again to get as much attention as possible in his battle for justice. He currently fears that himself and his family is facing deportation to execution.  here is the letter: My current mission in life: my …

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Wikileaks Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

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The Norwegian politician and member of parliament Snorre Valenhas nominated Wikileaks for a Nobel Peace prize. He states on his blog: It is always easier to support freedom of speech when the one who speaks agree with you politically. This is one of the “tests” on liberal and democratic values that governments tend to fail. For instance, western governments have …

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Was Gandhi an Anarchist?

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Mises posted an article today Does Gandhi Deserve a Place in the Libertarian Tradition? I am re-posting an article is from Peace Power originally posted as “Was Gandhi an Anarchist?” Wherever Gandhi stood on the subject of libertarianism or anarchism I feel is irrelevant. I do feel that if you are a marxist, anarchist or a libertarian you can benefit …

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The Gun In The Room

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The following post is by Stefan Molyneux from “Lost Liberty Cafe.” I found it through Beyond The Corral. I do not completely agree with Stefan Monyneux, but it illustrates a major point in my philosophy. One of the most difficult – and essential – challenges faced by libertarians is the constant need to point out “the gun in the room.” …

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Organized Crime Fights Organized Crime?

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by David D’Amato at the Center for a Stateless Society. “Attorney General Eric Holder,” reported the Associated Press, “announced the arrests of more than 100 people [last] Thursday in Brooklyn.” Calling it the “biggest mob bust in recent history,” the Los Angeles Times said that the arrests are the result of investigations into possible “extortion and racketeering,” as well as …

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Detaining Americans for Future Crimes that Have Not Been Committed

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DREAM BIG … IF YOU’RE UNDER 51.(FRONT)(THE TALK)(Column) The Capital Times March 1, 2007 Byline: Doug Moe A DOCUMENTARY production company, Dream Realization Media, has chosen Madison as one of 12 cities across the country in which interviews will be conducted for a new documentary titled “Dream.” The producers are hoping to find between six and 10 people to feature …

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Ronald Reagan was a Warmonger

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This article first appeared in the Libertarian Forum, Vol. XVII, Nos. 7–8, July–August, 1983. by Murray Rothbard. The world is in very dangerous waters. The “true” or rhetorical Ronald Reagan, the second Reagan of the conservative “Let Reagan Be Reagan” slogan, has functioned only in the world of rhetoric since the beginning of his misbegotten Administration, or arguably since he …

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Dream Worlds 3: Desire, Sex & Power in Music Video

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This video features explicit content. This video was posted at Films For Action. I suggest checkint the site out, they have some great content. You can visit here. I offer Propagandhi for a response or to follow that up: Review: ‘Paranormal Activity’ only occasionally scary Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review October 8, 2009 | Roger Moore Some movies are a more shared experience …

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Authoritarian Sociopathy: Part 4: Power and Hypocrisy

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By Davi Barker This was originally posted at Examiner.com. Comments on the original are appreciated. Throughout this series we have discussed the psychological and physiological affect that power has on obedience, honesty and compassion. Now we come to the final, and perhaps most important part of this series: hypocrisy. It has become almost a cliche that the most outspoken anti-gay …

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Authoritarian Sociopathy: Part 3: Power and Compassion

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By Davi Barker This was originally posted at Examiner.com. Comments on the original are appreciated. In Part 1 we already discussed how the majority of otherwise psychologically healthy people are capable of murder if ordered by someone in a position of authority, and how being in a position of power can transform an otherwise psychologically healthy person into a sadist …

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Authoritarian Sociopathy: Part 2: Power and Deception

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By Davi Barker This was originally posted at Examiner.com. Comments on the original are appreciated. In Part One we discussed the Milgram Experiment, which showed that 65% of otherwise psychologically healthy people will electrocute another person to death if a scientist in a lab coat tells them to, and the Stanford Prison Experiment which showed that otherwise psychologically healthy people …

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Authoritarian Sociopathy: Part 1

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By Davi Barker This was originally posted at Examiner.com. Comments on the original are appreciated. For those interested in the science behind authoritarian sociopathy no studies are more poignant, or more chilling in their ramification than the Milgram Experiment and the Stanford Prison Experiment. But their sentiment was perhaps best expressed by Thomas Jefferson in an often overlooked passage of …

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The Confiscatory Nature of the State

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With the passing of our recent midterm election, we lived through the banter of the Repubs claiming the Demos were socialist while the Demos warned of the “extreme” politics of the Republican Party. While the differences between the two parties are not entirely non existant, all in all they resemble each other more than not. Is there grounds for referring …

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Rothbard on Left and Right Libertarianism.

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This is a post from Aristotelian Anarchy by Scott F. I have been following his blog and strongly suggest you subscribe here. “Most libertarians also reject the laissez-fairist position that it is morally imperative to obey all laws, no matter how despotic, as well as the all-too-common laissez-fairist patriotic devotion to the American Constitution and the American State. They have …

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