Datacide 10 OUT NOW!

OUT NOW: with 56 pages the biggest datacide so far, it’s full of features and reviews. Secessionist Outernational: Self-Exile and Poetry, Howard Slater: Convergent Suggestion – on Surrealism and Organisation, JR: Denial Networks – On Crisis and Continuity in the 9/11 Truth Movement, Neil Transpontine: A Loop Da Loop Era – towards an (anti-)history ofContinue reading “Datacide 10 OUT NOW!”

Conference 2008

Datacide Conference 2008 TIMETABLE Doors open: 15.00 15.30 – Christoph Fringeli: Introduction to the conference and some thoughts on Hedonism and Revolution 16.15 – Hans-Christian Psaar: Kindertotenlieder for Rave Culture 17.00 – Lauren Graber: Countervailing Forces: Electronic Music Countercultures and Subcultures 17.30 – Alexis Wolton: Tortugan towerblocks: Pirate signals in the 90s 18.00 – JohnContinue reading “Conference 2008”

Main Features of Datacide 9 online

It’s long overdue – but finally we put up some of the main features of Datacide 9 in the archives at http://datacide.c8.com Howard Slater: LOTTA CONTINUA – Roots Music and the Politics of Production YOU MUST HELP YOURSELF: NEO-LIBERAL GEOGRAPHIES AND WORKER INSURGENCY IN OSAKA Christoph Fringeli: ANTI-IMPERIALISM – Bankruptcy of the Left? COIL INTERVIEWContinue reading “Main Features of Datacide 9 online”

Repression and the Riot Situation in Kamagasaki (Osaka) related to G8 Meeting

Over the past week and a half, an unprecedented political crackdown has been enacted in advance of a series of economic summits around the country. Despite this, the brave workers of Kamagasaki stood up against the stiff security environment in riots against the brutal beating of a day laborer over the past five days. TheContinue reading “Repression and the Riot Situation in Kamagasaki (Osaka) related to G8 Meeting”

Local Elections in England and Wales and the failure of the Left

The results are out and so is the mainstream analysis (and sorry for posting this a little bit late – you may have already forgotten). As a result of the May 1st elections, England and Wales have gone through a right wing shift, Boris Johnson has been elected mayor of London, and the Tories areContinue reading “Local Elections in England and Wales and the failure of the Left”

An overview of the British radical left party press.

An overview of the British radical left party press. The radical press in Britain still consists largely of the papers of the various organisations that situate themselves in the left radical milieu. A visit in Housmans Bookshop in King’s Cross can easily yield a mostly depressing collection of papers by the saddest of organisations. WhatContinue reading “An overview of the British radical left party press.”