Past Issues

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States of Emergency

States of Emergency as exacerbation of colonial violence, not as "exception." Examples from South Africa, Kashmir, France, Baltimore, the North of Ireland, Algeria, Kanaky, Syria, and Malaya.

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Our Battles

Texts and drawings describing six revolutionary battles in 1973 Athens, 1976 Soweto , 2011 Cairo, 2017 Charlottesville/Durham & Santa Fe, and 2019 Hong Kong.

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Learning with Palestine

Open Access

A collaboration with the Palestine Festival of Literature featuring conversations drawing parallels between Palestine and Turtle Island, Pakistan, Algeria, Lebanon, and the Black diaspora.

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Kids of the World, Unite!

An issue for 8-14 years old dealing with war, colonialism, Black consciousness, gender, racialized adoption, multiple identities, and (teenage) activism.

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Self Defense

A dive into the ethics of the strategic use of political violence in Gaza, Black America, Japan, Eelam, Rojava, Kashmir, Algeria, and India.

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Open Access

Imagining Black, Palestinian, Indigenous, Maori, queer, and revolutionary futurities to inform our political horizons.

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Insurgent Architectures

Open Access

Architecture is always violent, but what happens when architects and designers decide to use this violence for revolutionary agendas? Accounts from Afghanistan, Turkey, Australia, China, Germany, the U.S., Spain, Brazil, Lebanon, and La RĂ©union.

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Publishing the Struggle

Open Access

Publishing is a fundamental part of political struggles. Canonical publications in Black America and Pacific, Algeria, Palestine, and the Tricontinental and young ones from Egypt, France, South Africa, Lebanon, and Spain.

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Space & Activism

Open Access

Appropriating the city space for political struggles in Guinea, Kashmir, Chiapas, Kanaky, the U.K., France, Palestine, and the U.s.