Tag Archives: London anarchist bookfair

Upcoming online events: London virtual bookfair and “Labouring in vain”

A quick plug for upcoming online events: The “Anarchist Bookfair in London” will be running online over the weekend of the 17th18th: “We wish we could be together again this year to meet old comrades and foes, conspire, educate, organize … Continue reading

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London Bookfair 2020 calls for artist contributions

From Freedom News: Since the announcement of the return of an anarchist bookfair to London, the Bookfair2020 collective has been busy preparing for the event to be held in October 2020. So far, the organising collective has formed, and the … Continue reading

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Friends like these: some thoughts on free speech, alliances, agreeing with people, and guilt by association

Another week, another round of disagreements over how to respond to transphobia. The latest news is that Peace News have weighed in with their take on the bookfair conflict, while over in Canada frat-boy “we’re definitely not fascist, we just … Continue reading

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Leaflets, letters, and the anti-anti-semitism of fools

I had initially intended to avoid writing anything directly about the dramas that have erupted around the London Anarchist Bookfair – partly because I think there are more important issues, but also because I wasn’t there on the day, I … Continue reading

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