Individuals against individualism: an anarchist paradox

One of the most striking features of today’s Western capitalist society is the dominance of what we usually call “individualism”. We live in a “me” culture, where, it seems, nobody has the ability to see beyond the end of their own all-important nose. Everybody is jostling for attention, bombarding the world with accounts of their … Continue reading Individuals against individualism: an anarchist paradox

What is real anarchism?

Anarchism is a philosophy which, over the years, has often been seriously misunderstood, thanks largely to the efforts of its enemies. But the situation seems worse than ever today, in that even those who call themselves anarchists sometimes lack a clear understanding of what it involves. Sometimes they accept the comic-book version of anarchism presented … Continue reading What is real anarchism?