Freedom Press

Anarchy: a journal of anarchist ideas

Cover of Anarchy 4

A partial archive of scanned issues of Anarchy magazine, edited by Colin Ward and published monthly by Freedom Press from March 1961-December 1970. It is particularly known for its stunning covers by anarchist graphic designer Rufus Seger.

British intervention in Asia

British Indian troops under attack from Indonesian nationalists, November 1945.

A Freedom article dated December, 1945 denouncing British intervention in Indonesia and Indo-China on behalf of Dutch and French colonialism and calling for solidarity and internationalism among workers. Reprinted in Neither East nor West: Selected Writings 1939-1948.

Labour law and order

Ernest Bevin

An article by Preston Clements for Freedom on the repeal of the Trades Dispute Act in 1946 and the reactionary nature of both the Labour Party and T.U.C.

Dryhurst, Nannie Florence, 1856-1930

Nannie Dryhurst

A short biography of anarchist Nannie Dryhurst, active in the Freedom group.

The Falklands farce

A number of Freedom articles published in the lead up to and during the Falklands War. Taken from The State Is Your Enemy: Selections From Freedom 1965-86.

There is blood on your hands Mr. Lawson!

A Freedom article on Agustin Soler's suicide on 11th July, 1945, and the then Labour government's policy of interning anti-fascists.

Freedom of your information

Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2008. All rights reserve

If you are in any doubt as to the extent of the state’s control freakery and paranoia, then you need not be any longer.

It's not just the tuition fees....

A brief look at privatisation and outsourcing in higher education.

Anarchy in action - Colin Ward

Anarchy in action - Colin Ward

Colin Ward on how people organise themselves in human societies, and how this demonstrates the viability of anarchist ideas.

Mr. Benn's wage slavery

2nd Viscount Stansgate

A Freedom artice dated 7th December 1974 criticising Tony Benn's support for workers' co-operatives. Taken from The State Is Your Enemy: Selections From Freedom 1965-86.