Center for a Stateless Society
A Left Market Anarchist Think Tank & Media Center
Dear C4SS Supporters, A quick monthly update on our media progress: In August, I submitted C4SS op-eds a total of 44,606 times to 2,595 English-language newspapers world-wide. I’ve cataloged 55 pickups for the month of C4SS English-language material by “establishment” media (and selected alternative, but large-viewership, media). A couple of highlights for the month: We…
Threat Level: Pointless
“Man the terror alert for London has just been upped I don’t wanna go out now :(”, the text from my friend read. The recent news that Britain’s government has raised its terrorism alert level to “severe” unsurprisingly prompted a renewed climate of fear, reflected on social media and in major news outlets. Yet even…
International Courts vs. the Nation State
Obama Wants to Defeat ISIS — But Not That Badly
Brazil: Ferguson is Here
The Labor Politics of Prisons
Today is Labor Day, a federal holiday in the United States designed to promote a sanitized history of labor organizing. As Charles Johnson puts it, “the federal holiday known as Labor Day is actually a Gilded Age bait-and-switch from 1894. It was crafted and promoted in an effort to throw a bone to labor while erasing the radicalism implicit in May…
Individualist Anarchism and Hierarchy
It’s too Difficult to be a Dirtbag Anymore, Unfortunately
The Role of Commons in a Free Market
Noontime Songs of Freedom
The Collected Writings of Renzo Novatore (2012, Ardent Press), edited by Wolfi Landstriecher is split up chronologically and features most of Novatore’s known work at the time. It most notably features his longest and relatively best known work “Towards the Creative Nothing” which takes up a big portion of the book at thirty-five pages. In…
New Forms of Worker Organization
Markets Not Capitalism: A Review
Stan Lee and the Rise and Fall of the American Comic Book
Fields, Factories and Workshops Tomorrow
Introduction to the C4SS Edition of Fields, Factories and Workshops Tomorrow Kevin A. Carson Download a PDF copy of The C4SS Edition of Kropotkin’s Fields, Factories and Workshops Tomorrow. This book is actually a heavily abridged version of Kropotkin’s Fields, Factories and Workshops, edited by Colin Ward with a lot of his commentary thrown in….
David Graeber’s Anarchist Thought: A Survey
Need Structures and Technological Development
Anarchist Themes in the Work of Elinor Ostrom