Emma Goldman: Don't Vote. Lew Rockwell, LewRockwell.com Blog (2010-10-20).
Writes Liz Roberts: Recently a friend of a friend on Facebook professed his love for the "opportunity to express our greatest blessing as a free society." That blessing, of course, being the ability to vote. He fervently insisted: "It is the time that "we the people" have the greatest power…(Linked Wednesday 2010-10-20.)
"What's it to you?": Canada Admits its Crime, Again. Larry Gambone, Anarchoblogs in English (2010-10-06).
by Kevin D. Annett Thousands of children died in the (residential) schools and their families were not informed of the deaths or the burial sites. – Murray Sinclair, chair, "Truth and Reconciliation Commission" (TRC), to Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples, September 29, 2010 The lingering remnant of my home-bred naivety…(Linked Wednesday 2010-10-20.)
Putting a new spin on "bank robbery" Phil Dickens, Anarchoblogs in English (2010-10-11).
Via Ann Arky, who tips her own hat to Politics in the Zeros, I today came across this truly astounding story from the States;In yet another sign that the foreclosure crisis in the US may be getting out of hand, a Florida woman has gone to the press about having…(Linked Wednesday 2010-10-20.)
i guess i am in heavy blog mode! on evolutionary ethics. i. Captain Capitulation, eye of the storm (2010-10-20).
i guess i am in heavy blog mode! on evolutionary ethics. i assume that pretty soon these folks are going to start invoking evolution in detail as a set of moral principles. so if i was a 17-year-old trying to think about whether to go to the party, they'd tell…(Linked Wednesday 2010-10-20.)
Emergency Arts gives LVZL a chance to expand! LVZL, LVZINELIBRARY (2010-10-19).
It’s been a hectic few weeks! Zinebriated was a great end to the month of September! The open mic I’ve been co-hosting with my good friend Dj miss Joy at the Beat Coffeehouse(Human Experience Mondays 7pm) has been blooming this month with talent and support. The Vegas Valley Book Festival…(Linked Thursday 2010-10-21.)
New PCWC downloadable pamphlet thanks to Rise Like Lions! Phoenix Insurgent, Anarchoblogs in English (2010-10-20).
Thanks to the new (at least to us) publishing operation Rise Like Lions for putting together a PDF pamphlet version of my recent essay “Union of Arsonists” faster than I could get one done myself. And it looks damn good, too! Cheers to them for a job well done.I also…(Linked Thursday 2010-10-21.)
Proudhon's "New Theory" (1 of 3) Shawn P. Wilbur, Out of the Libertarian Labyrinth (2010-10-18).
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, The Theory of Property, Chapter VI: “The New Theory” (1865)New theory: that the motives, and thus the legitimacy of property, must be sought, not in its principle or origin, but in its aims. Presentation of these motives. Philosophy has had, for three centuries, many institutions and many beliefs:…(Linked Thursday 2010-10-21.)
Proudhon's "New Theory" (2 of 3) Shawn P. Wilbur, Out of the Libertarian Labyrinth (2010-10-19).
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, The Theory of Property, Chapter VI: “The New Theory” (1865)[continued from section 1]§ 1. —”Necessity, after having organized the State, of creating a counter-weight to the State in the liberty of each citizen. Federalist and republican character of property. Observations on the electoral census and confiscation.” Considered in…(Linked Thursday 2010-10-21.)
December 17th- International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. SWOP-LV's MySpace Blog (2007-11-29).
LAS VEGAS, NV This year, SWOP-LV will hold a memorial march down Fremont Street, with a candlelight vigil at the end. We will meet at the Fremont Street Experience Parking Plaza on the top floor. (Se…(Linked Thursday 2010-10-21.)
Virginia school AP History class bans curiousity, independent study, Internet. Center for the Study of Innovative Freedom (2010-10-22). Government School AP History Vs. Independent Thought and Research (Linked Friday 2010-10-22.)
Save & Restore. Chris Clark, Release Candidate One (2010-10-20).
I let out the biggest "finally!" today during the Lion preview event, when Steve Jobs said one of the things Apple has learned from iOS apps that they are intent on bringing to Mac OS X apps is stateful pause and resume. In the Mac environment, with a more specific…(Linked Friday 2010-10-22.)
here's a brief illustration of what i mean on environment: Captain Capitulation, eye of the storm (2010-10-22).
here's a brief illustration of what i mean on environment: biosphere 2 (earth was supposed to be biosphere 1). the idea was to create a completely enclosed ecosystem, a sort of model for the way they thought about the earth, or perhaps the way they thought about various local ecosystems: as essentially…(Linked Friday 2010-10-22.)
23rd August 1927 – the Execution of Sacco and Vanzetti. Dorian, Dorian Cope presents On This Deity (2010-08-23).
Memorial to Sacco and Vanzetti Eighty-three years ago today, despite a long campaign of letters and petitions involving such world luminaries as HG Wells, George Bernard Shaw, Albert Einstein, Dorothy Parker and Upton Sinclair, two Italian anarchists died in the electric chair after losing their six-year battle to clear…(Linked Thursday 2010-08-26.)
2010 Is Just a Scrambled Remix of 1980. Jesse Walker, Jesse Walker: Reason Magazine articles and blog posts. (2010-08-09).
In 1980, the year I turned 10, it seemed like every kid I knew loved Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in the Wall" — and not just because a bunch of us misheard one of the lyrics as "Dukes of Hazzard in the classroom." Here was a protest song against something…(Linked Thursday 2010-08-26.)
15th August 1889 – The Meeting of Emma Goldman & Alexander Berkman. Dorian, Dorian Cope presents On This Deity (2010-08-14).
Suffolk Street, NYC c. 1889 One hundred and twenty-one years ago today, a fateful and momentous meeting of two exceptional minds occurred in a café in New York City's Lower East Side. Like Wordsworth and Coleridge, or John and Yoko, the reaction between the two was instant and…(Linked Monday 2010-08-16.)
Climb Every. Dorothy, Cat and Girl (2010-08-16). (Linked Tuesday 2010-08-17.)
08/16/10 PHD comic: ‘LolGrads’ PHD Comics (2010-08-17).
Piled Higher & Deeper by Jorge Cham www.phdcomics.com title: "LolGrads" – originally published 8/16/2010 For the latest news in PHD Comics, CLICK HERE!(Linked Tuesday 2010-08-17.)
Taking Afghanistan seriously. admin, This Modern World (2010-08-17). (Linked Tuesday 2010-08-17.)
Bradley Manning's Moral Clarity. Will Wilkinson, Will Wilkinson (2010-08-16).
In case you haven't seen it, here's my latest column at The Week about Bradley Manning and Wikileaks. I've got to say that I've been pretty disappointed with the response to the Manning/Wikileaks affair from a pretty good number of libertarians. I think it's obvious that Wikileaks screwed up pretty…(Linked Tuesday 2010-08-17.)
An Open Letter to Glenn Beck from the AK Press Collective Hi Glenn. How's it going? Since Forbes magazine says your annual earnings are in the ballpark of $32 million, we're guessing that it's going pretty well. You can't put a price on defending the little guy, right? We are…
A fantastic piece from AK Press in response to
anti-government Glenn Beck’s latest on-screen antics.
The name of our movement may evoke the kind of question that I hear once in a while:
Why do you use the word To those who ask it, my answer is:
Anarchist to denote a struggle for total freedom and social peace, when that word antagonizes so many people to whom it does not mean the things you mean?
For the reason that makes you afraid of it.