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Show and Tell, Conscientious Objectors.

Spirit of Revolt continues its outreach program with another Show and Tell event, again in conjunction with The Mitchell Library. Once more Spirit of Revolt brings the archive to the people and the people to their history. This event is on Conscientious Objectors from WW1 and WW2. It will take the form of an open […]

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Fund-raiser and raffle results.

As those who attended the Spirit of Revolt fund-raiser, Revolt in Songs, will know the event was a great success with positive responses from audience and performers, a big thank you to all involved. Also sales of Trump toilet rolls, Radical Glasgow book and Spirit of Revolt calendar went very well. For those who didn’t […]

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New Addition, Ronnie Alexander Collection

Spirit of Revolt are delighted to have the privilege of giving a home to this collection from a well known and loved activist/musician and wish to thank his partner Kathleen for this gift. We will box list this as quickly as possible, and hopefully it will soon appear on our catalogue. A tribute to Ronnie […]

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Newspaper cutting from Allan Burnett Collection.

This  newspaper cutting appeared in the War Commentary, and refers to  the trial of Allan Burnett as a conscientious objector, Allan’s collection of letters, poetry and other papers are part of the Spirit of Revolt Archive collection and can be viewed at  T-SOR 1.  

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Earth First Glasgow

Discussion in Glasgow on the environment. A talk give in Glasgow, May 20 2012, on ecology/environment by Panagioti Tsolkas, Editor of Earth First US and his partner Cara. Followed by a question and discussion section. Other formats available at archive.org: Earth First Glasgow.

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Glasgow’s Early Anarchism: John Taylor Caldwell

Glasgow’s Early Anarchism. A discussion with John Taylor Caldwell Part 1 Other formats available at archive.org: Glasgow’s Early Anarchism. Part 2 Other formats available at archive.org: Glasgow’s Early Anarchism.

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Clydeside Hunt Saboteurs Collection

Reference Code GB243 T/SOR/23 Title Clydeside Hunt Saboteurs Dates of Creation 1983 – 2000 Extent 1 archive box   Name of Creators J. W. Level of Description Fonds  Administrative History Clydeside Hunt Saboteurs were active in the Renfrewshire area from 1981. The group were affiliated to the national Hunt Saboteurs Association and engaged in non-violent […]

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