January Reading: Wobblies and Zapatistas

Please join Practical Anarchy as we kick off the second year of our monthly readings at Bluestockings. Our first book of the year will be Wobblies and Zapatistas by Staughton Lynd and Andrej Grubacic

What: Reading Wobblies and Zapatistas by Staughton Lynd and Andrej Grubacic

When: January 29, 2:30pm

Where: Bluestockings, 172 Allen St; http://www.bluestockings.com/events/

Facebook Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/events/223569184389241/

“[Wobblies and Zapatistas is a] journey through modern revolutions, direct actions, anti-globalist counter summits, Freedom Schools, Zapatista cooperatives, Haymarket and Petrograd, Hanoi and Belgrade,  ‘intentional’ communities, wildcat strikes, early Protestant communities, Native American democratic practices, the Workers’ Solidarity Club of Youngstown, occupied factories, self-organized councils and soviets, the lives of forgotten revolutionaries, Quaker meetings, antiwar movements, and prison rebellions. Neglected and forgotten moments of interracial self-activity are brought to light. The book invites the attention of readers who believe that a better world, on the other side of capitalism and state bureaucracy, may indeed be possible.”

*Need help finding the book?  Email us for suggestions: practicalanarchynyc [at] riseup.net

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