Center for a Stateless Society
A Left Market Anarchist Think Tank & Media Center
“Jobs” as a Red Herring: The Dangers of Make-Wor...
In the ongoing debate over the crony capitalist “Export-Import” bank, job statistics get thrown around a lot. On its website, the bank boasts that “Ex-Im Bank’s mission is American jobs,” claiming to have “supported 1.2 million private-sector, American jobs since 2009, supporting 205,000 jobs in 2013 alone.” Economist Veronique de Rugy points out that these job numbers…
Borderlands: What’s Happening to America?
Your Gender Doesn’t Belong to the State
Jaron Lanier, “Intellectual Property” and Parasitism on the System of Violence
Why Market Exchange Doesn’t Have to Lead to Capitalism
An anonymous reader of Center for a Stateless Society‘s Tumblr recently asked: Two questions: 1) How exactly do the theory and practice proposed by free market anti-capitalists challenge the cultural logic of capitalism? 2) Don’t all market institutions — whether a large corporation or a mom and pop shop –  desire a state as part…
The Real Isolationists
Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Libertarian?
Jane Cobden: Carrying on Her Father’s Work
Markets Not Capitalism: A Review
Markets not Capitalism is a wonderfully compiled set of readings spanning 150 years of the market anarchist tradition. We must first commend Gary Chartier and Charles Johnson on their work in bringing all this great literature together and bundling it in a fantastic book for those interested in what market anarchism truly has to offer, as…
Stan Lee and the Rise and Fall of the American Comic Book
Playboy Interview: Karl Hess
Lincoln-Worship Overlays the Corporatist Agenda
David Graeber’s Anarchist Thought: A Survey
Center for a Stateless Society No. 17 (Winter-Spring 2014), download this study PDF Introduction: The Primacy of Everyday Life David Graeber chose, as the epigraph to his book Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology, a quote from Pyotr Kropotkin’s article on Anarchism for the Encyclopedia Britannica. In it Kropotkin stated that, in an anarchist society, harmony…
Need Structures And Technological Development
Anarchist Themes In The Work Of Elinor Ostrom
Destroying The Master’s House With The Master’s Tools: Some Notes On The Libertarian Theory Of Ideology