Time to share *The Bread Book* again!
"In 1892, an exiled Prince from Russia named Peter #Kropotkin published a book titled The Conquest of Bread. In that text, Kropotkin outlined a vision for a free society that allows everyone to have access to food, shelter, clothing, and luxury. In essence, the book is an outline for a world without poverty or repression. This site is a place for Kropotkin’s ideas to be shared! In addition to hosting the entirety of …"
Any recommended readings on how the origins of large parts of the modern welfare state (sick pay, unemployment benefits, etc.) lies in mutuals and #coops, often set up by the early labour movement?
#MigrantWorkers in India, circa 2020.
Painted by brilliant artist Baadal Nanjundaswamy
So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrannize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sleeping men.
-- Voltairine de Cleyre
Vacant Migrant Child Jail Building Stormed in Chicago on May Day https://itsgoingdown.org/vacant-migrant-child-jail-building-stormed-in-chicago-on-may-day/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
Quand les dessins permettent de mettre les choses en perspective ! 👍
Deskundigen zeer kritisch over zeven corona-apps: 'Terug naar de tekentafel' https://nos.nl/l/2330998
@anarchiv tbh I suspect a lot of the folks refusing to take steps to protect themselves and others are doing so out of a misplaced sense of rebellion.
If we were organizing local responses ourselves, instead of relying on the state for direction, there'd probably be much less of it.
The popularity of Wikipedia article about #workercoops seems to be going up a lot - last month was by far the best month since records began!