Outside the Circle

Cindy Milstein

Waking to Revolution

Note: This essay-poem, written in January 2011, is from Paths toward Utopia: Graphic Explorations of Everyday Anarchism (Oakland, CA: PM Press, 2012), a collaborative book of picture-essays by Cindy Milstein … Continue reading

September 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Paths toward Utopia: Asserting the Commons against Enclosures

Workshop presented at the Mobilizing and Organizing from Below Conference in Baltimore, MD, June 1-3, 2012. For more coverage, go to http://indyreader.org/mobconf.

January 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Paths toward Utopia: YouTube Explorations of Everyday Anarchism

I can’t vouch for this YouTube rendition of the Paths toward Utopia: Graphic Explorations of Everyday Anarchism (PM Press, 2012) presentation that Erik Ruin and I did about our book … Continue reading

December 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Gift

[Text from Paths toward Utopia: Graphic Explorations of Everyday Anarchism (PM Press, 2012), a collaborative book of picture-essays by Cindy Milstein and Erik Ruin, with a foreword by Josh MacPhee, … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · 4 Comments

“Occupy Anarchism”: An Excerpt (for Now)

A whole big bunch of us radicals-who-write are bound together in the new anthology We Are Many: Reflections on Movement Strategy from Occupation to Liberation, edited by Kate Khatib, Margaret … Continue reading

September 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

Reappropriate the Imagination!

(Note: This essay originally appeared in Realizing the Impossible: Art against Authority, edited by Josh MacPhee and Erik Reuland [AK Press, 2007]). *** An art exhibit, albeit a small one, … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Deciding for Ourselves

[Text from the forthcoming Paths toward Utopia: Graphic Explorations of Everyday Anarchism (PM Press), a collaborative book of picture-essays by Cindy Milstein and Erik Ruin] * * * On the … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

May Day Matters

Every since this occupy “movement” began, it has surprised me. Like a package I didn’t order appearing on my doorstep, gifting me some sweet little zines written by a near … Continue reading

May 12, 2012 · 4 Comments

Waking to Revolution

(From the forthcoming Paths toward Utopia: Graphic Explorations in Everyday Anarchism, picture-essays by Cindy Milstein [essays] and Erik Ruin [pictures], on PM Press) My alarm & cell phone conspired that … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lexicon Pamphlet Series: Downloadable PDFs! (English, Japanese, and soon Spanish)

The Lexicon pamphlet series, a new project of the Institute for Anarchist Studies (IAS), aims to convert words into politically useful tools—for those already engaged in a politics from below … Continue reading

March 22, 2012 · Leave a comment