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Anarchy a Journal of Desire Armed, No. 9

For the month of May’s “Read of the Month” we have chosen a publication from our Bratach Dubh Collection, “Anarchy a Journal of Desire Armed” No.9, an anarchist publication with a long history. Spirit of Revolt has a considerable number of issues of this publication, but are always eager to take additional issues in the […]

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Libertarian Communist Review.

For the month of April, “Read of the Month” we have chosen a small booklet from our John Cooper Collection, “Libertarian Communist Review”, from away back in 1974. Though written back then, it is still as relevant today as the day it was written, so is well worth a wee read. While on our website, […]

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Towards Anarchism by Errico Malatesta.

With the pandemic tapering off and austerity and unemployment facing the ordinary people, people will no doubt be looking for solutions to this onslaught of poverty. So we at Spirit of Revolt, thought that this month’s “Read of the Month” should perhaps point to one solution that is a possibility of solving our problems. It […]

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Errico Malatesta.

This month Spirit of Revolt has pick a small pamphlet entitled Selected Writings by Errico Malatesta, for their “Read of the Month“. Errico Malatesta  was an Italian anarchist and revolutionary socialist. Though Italian, he spent much of his life exiled from Italy and over his life time he spent more than ten years in various […]

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The Rights Of Labour.

This month’s “Read of the Month” is a pamphlet taken from our Charlie Baird Collection, it’s the John Ruskin  pamphlet “The Rights of Labour”, arranged by Thomas Barclay. READ ON LINE  enjoy and learn.  

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Khmer Rouge.

September “Read of the Month” is an article on the Khmer Rouge, taken from the magazine “Here and Now” held in Spirit of Revolt Collection. You can read the article HERE Read the The full magazine HERE:

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Radical History on Glasgow Green

Free Education Sheets for Radical History on Glasgow Green This 25-minute Powerpoint film draws together 1000 years of writings about the area now known as Glasgow Green. The film demonstrates the deep attachment people feel for this Green Space. It shows some of the ways Glasgow Green has played a part in the lives, deaths […]

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Stuart Christie Obituary.

A Farewell Another comrade leaves the field of battle Another comrade who always stood tall Another of our warriors has left the field Another brick has fallen from our wall Who will step forward to take their place Who among us will rise to their just call Who will step forward to fill the gap […]

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Anarchist Agitators.

For August “Read of the Month” we have chosen a booklet from our Bratach Dubh Collection, Anarchist Agitators: Information and correspondence organ of the Social-Revolutionary Anarchist Federation. This is issue 50, we have several other issues of this serial which you can read at Bratach Dubh Collection T-SOR-5-1-17. which run from 1976-1986. Enjoy. Anarchist Agitators: […]

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Belfast Glasgow Anarchists.

Because of the Covid19 pandemic, Spirit of Revolt’s most recent Show and Tell had to be a virtual affair, but never the less exciting for that. We were very fortunate in getting anarchist, writer, historian Máirtín Ó Catháin as guest speaker. Máirtín lead off with a talk, taking questions and then a general discussion. All […]

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