Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Mass demonstration against the G7 and to open the borders!

Down with capitalist exploitation, colonialism, and racist and sexist politics! The heads of state of the seven most powerful imperialist and colonialist countries will gather on June 8th and 9th as part of the G7 Summit that will take place at the Manoir Richeliue in Malbaie. It’s a special occasion for the global elite to ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: North American Anarchist Studies Network Conference 2018

WHERE: CEDA, 2515 Rue Delisle, Montréal, QC  WHEN: June 1-3, 10am-6pm FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/239455783465853/ The North American Anarchist Studies Network conference (NAASN) is intended to be a space where disciplinarity and resistance can converge on Turtle Island/”North America”, and is held in a different location throughout Turtle Island/”North America” each year. We’re excited to welcome all those ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Speculative Fiction, Resistance, and Social Change

WHEN: Thursday, May 24 at 7pm WHERE: Q-PIRG Concordia, 1500 de Maisonneuve Ouest, Room 204 (Guy Metro) FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/172388626754372/ Speculative fiction has a long history of creating stories that challenge our assumptions about what is possible. Some say that this makes it a natural tool for aiding social justice movements. Others would argue that speculative ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: (May 19) Open the Borders! Refugees Welcome! Stop the Racist Far-Right!

OPEN THE BORDERS! REFUGEES WELCOME! STOP THE RACIST FAR-RIGHT! All out to the Canada-US Border at Roxham Road! Saturday, May 19, 2018, 11am-5pm At the Canada-US Border, 1 hour south of Montreal. Map: https://goo.gl/maps/WAFsDEgpiBA2– BUSES are leaving from Montreal at 9:30am (sharp); to reserve a space, visit: http://bit.ly/2I5j2mM – Download our POSTERS and FLYERS: www.solidarityacrossborders.org/en/may-19-open-the-borders-downloads-posters-flyers-banner – If you ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: May 17-20 in Montreal: The Great Transition, Preparing a World Beyond Capitalism

The Great Transition is an international conference that will take place in Montreal from May 17 to 20, 2018. This 4-day event aims to bring together a thousand participants to discuss critiques of capitalism, strategies for overcoming it, and models of alternative economic organization. In other words, it is about thinking of the great transition ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: La Grande Foire du Livre et des Mouvements Sociaux

[FR/ENG] Dans le cadre de la conférence internationale de la Grande Transition, vous êtes conviés à La Grande Foire du Livre et des Mouvements Sociaux qui se tiendra dans le Cœur des sciences de l’UQÀM. / As part of the international conference The Great Transition, you are invited to The Great Book and Social Movement ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: The Global Perspective: Reflections on Imperialism and Resistance

to order The Global Perspective from leftwingbooks.net click here In the 1970s and 80s, Torkil Lauesen was a member of a clandestine communist cell which carried out a series of robberies in Denmark, netting very large sums which were then sent on to various national liberation movements in the Third World. Following their capture in 1989, Torkil would ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Welcome Home Herman Bell!

On Friday, April 27, Herman Bell, a 70-year-old respected elder, was released after serving nearly 45 years in prison. Herman was one of thousands of incarcerated older people who was repeatedly denied parole for over a decade after completing his minimum sentence. His release is a result of important and urgent changes in the criminal ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Insurgent Supremacists: The U.S. Far Right’s Challenge to State and Empire

click here to order from leftwingbooks.net In this book, Matthew N. Lyons takes readers on a tour of neonazis and Christian theocrats, by way of the patriot movement, the LaRouchites, and the alt-right. Supplementing this, thematic sections explore specific dimensions of far-right politics, regarding gender, decentralism, and anti-imperialism. A major study of movements that strive ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Montreal Anarchist Bookfair: May 26 & 27, 2018

Mark your calendars … MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2018 Two days: Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27 From 10am to 5pm on both days The Anarchist Bookfair will take place in two buildings across from each other in Parc Vinet: – Centre d’éducation populaire de la Petite-Bourgogne et de St-Henri (CEDA), 2515 rue Delisle – Centre Culturel Georges-Vanier (CCGV), 2450 ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Le Salon du livre anarchiste de Montréal: les 26 et 27 mai 2018

Préparez vos calendriers … LE SALON DU LIVRE ANARCHISTE DE MONTRÉAL 2018 Deux journées : samedi le 26 mai et dimanche le 27 mai De 10h à 17h les deux jours Le Salon du livre anarchiste se tiendra dans deux bâtiments situés l’un en face de l’autre autour du Parc Vinet: – au Centre d’éducation populaire ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Beginner’s Kata: uncensored stray thoughts on revolutionary organization, by J. Sakai

also available for purchase as a pamphlet from leftwingbooks.net “Beginner’s mind” is a zen phrase. It reminds us that when we first took this path as beginners, we approached it almost with awe. Self-conscious of knowing so little—knowing nothing, really—we were open for seeing anything. Aware mostly of how unimportant our own little knowledge was. ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Insurgent Supremacists Book Launch: A discussion with author Matthew Lyons (Philly, May 16)

available for pre-order from leftwingbooks.net WHEN: Wednesday, May 16 at 7 PM – 9 PM WHERE: Wooden Shoe Books and Records, 704 South St, Philadelphia, facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/2053452598230072/ Philly Antifa presents a discussion with author Matthew Lyons A major study of movements that strive to overthrow the U.S. government, that often claim to be anti-imperialist and sometimes even ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Certain Days Calendar Call for Art and Article Submissions: Health/Care

What: A call for art and article submissions on Health/Care for the 2019 Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar. Deadline: May 18, 2018 The Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar collective (www.certaindays.org) is releasing its 18th calendar this coming fall. The theme for 2019 is ‘Health/Care,’ reflecting on the overlapping topics of health, ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Radical Theory and Academia: a Thorny Relationship (Torkil Lauesen, Gabriel Kuhn)

This article is about radical theory, in particular its relationship with academia. We, the authors, have been involved in relevant discussions for many years. We have academic training and we use academic sources and methods in some of our work. But we do not have academic careers. We are interested in theoretical questions because we ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Gabriel Kuhn Reviews: J. Sakai, The “Dangerous Class” and Revolutionary Theory: Thoughts on the Making of the Lumpen/Proletariat (Montreal: Kersplebedeb, 2017)

to purchase a copy from leftwingbooks.net click here There are people who write a lot of books, hoping that somewhere down the line they’ll have a winner. Then, there are people who write a book every thirty years and make sure it’s groundbreaking. J. Sakai belongs to the latter category. Settlers: The Mythology of the White ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: BUNDLE of Eight Issues of Uprising, Journal of Revolutionary Initiative (2006-2017)

The unnamed first issue, and subsequent seven issues of Uprising, the Journal of Revolutionary Initiative, at a discounted price from leftwingbooks.net. Revolutionary Initiative is a revolutionary communist party-building organization based in the northern half of Turtle Island, or the territories held or occupied by imperialist Canada.  RI’s goal is to creatively apply Marxism-Leninism-Maoism to their local ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Empêchons la Déportatin de Lucy Granados, une organisatrice communautaire pour les droits des femmes sans-papiers!

#LUCYDOITRESTER #LETLUCYSTAY LUCY FRANCINETH GRANADOS, UNE ORGANISATRICE COMMUNAUTAIRE POUR LES DROITS DES FEMMES SANS-PAPIERS, RISQUE LA DÉPORTATION – AIDEZ-NOUS À BLOQUER LES LIGNES TÉLÉPHONIQUES POUR ARRÊTER SA DÉPORTATION https://www.facebook.com/events/209485126474388/ Notre amie, voisine et organisatrice communautaire dans le Collectif des Femmes Sans Statut et dans l’Association des Travailleurs et Travailleuses Temporaires (ATTAP), Lucy Francineth Granados, est la ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Stop the Deportation of Lucy Granados, Montreal Community Organizer for the Rights of Undocumented Women!

#LUCYDOITRESTER #LETLUCYSTAY     MONTREAL COMMUNITY ORGANIZER FOR THE RIGHTS OF UNDOCUMENTED WOMEN, LUCY FRANCINETH GRANADOS, FACES DEPORTATION – HELP US JAM THE LINES TO STOP HER DEPORTATION https://www.facebook.com/events/209485126474388/ Our friend, our neighbour, and community organizer with the Non Status Women’s Collective and ATTAP (the Temporary Workers Association), Lucy Francineth Granados, has been targeted for ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Race Traitors Wanted: Apply Within (A Review of David Gilbert’s ‘Looking at the U.S. White Working Class Historically’ by Colin Jenkins, The Hampton Institute)

click here to purchase via the leftwingbooks.net website The term “white working class” captured much of the media analysis which sought to explain Trump’s meteoric rise and subsequent victory to the highest office in the United States. The obsession with polling and voting trends based in demographics is certainly nothing new. Mainstream political analysts exist ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Support Herman Bell!

Last week the New York State Board of Parole granted Herman Bell release. Since the Board’s decision, there has been significant backlash from the Police Benevolent Association, other unions, Mayor De Blasio and Governor Cuomo. They are demanding that Herman be held indefinitely, the Parole Commissioners who voted for his release be fired, and that ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Herman Bell Granted Parole!

A respected elder, Herman Bell, was granted parole having met all the criteria for release according to his sentence.  The parole commissioners recognized his progress after serving nearly 45 years in prison and granted his parole application.  He is looking forward to being reunited with his family and friends.  We welcome him home.   There ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: March Sale at Leftwingbooks.net

A number of books from Kersplebedeb (and other publishers!) are on special on the leftwingbooks.net website for the rest of the month of March, 25% off or more — some of the books on special include: Insurgent Supremacists: The U.S. Far Right’s Challenge to State and Empire by Matthew N. Lyons (prerelease price, the book is ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Prosecutors Say A Woman Who Went Undercover With An “Anarchist Extremist Group” Will Testify At Inauguration Protest Trials (repost)

In the next round of trials against people charged with rioting during President Donald Trump’s inauguration, federal prosecutors want to put a witness on the stand under an alias who spent two years undercover with “an anarchist extremist group” in New York. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Prosecutors Say ...

Kersplebedeb | Kersplebedeb: Assembly of First Nations, RCMP co-operated on response to mass protests in 2007 (repost)

The Assembly of First Nations worked closely with the Mounties and provincial police to exchange information about protests and develop common stances before a national aboriginal day of action in the summer of 2007, according to RCMP documents. Read the rest of this post on the original site at Assembly of First Nations, RCMP co-operated ...