This Day in Anarchist History

Short primers on historical anarchist events.

This Day in Anarchist History: The Vinegar Revolt

On this day in anarchist history, June 13th 2013 we remember The Vinegar Revolt, a series of protests turned into riots across the lands occupied by Brazil.

This Day in Anarchist History: The Haymarket Affair

On This Day in Anarchist History we remember the Haymarket Affair; the police massacre that is widely accepted as the origins of May Day.

This Day in Anarchist History: The Benevento Uprising

On April 8th 1877 Anarchists descended on 2 villages in the mountains of rural Italy, ransacked the town halls and clashed with the government troops.

This Day in Anarchist History: The Paris Commune

Hello and welcome to the first of what we hope will be a many episodes of our new series, This Day in Anarchist History! In our premier episode we examine The Paris Commune, a short lived uprising when a broad coalition of the working classes took control of the city on March 18th 1871 and.