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Melbourne Black has gone into hibernation.

Conal Thwaite, Anarcho-Syndicalism in Melbourne & Sydney   Personal Abstract: Anarcho-Syndicalism in Melbourne and Sydney This year I wrote an honours thesis about the history of anarchism in Australia. I had a great supervisor Stuart Macintyre, which was a fantastic opportunity. I knew before I started that there has only ever been a limited anarchist […]

Melbourne Black 5 Onscreen Readable PDF Melbourne Black 5 Print Version PDF inside this edition: Borders & Prisons: Commonalties, Social Mediation & The Prison Industrial Complex By The Abolition Collective Action Against Changes to Sentencing Laws in Victoria Trade Unions: In the National Interest By Ben Rosenzweig & Liz Thompson Migrant Anarchists and the New […]

New interview outta Kulon Progo.  Sauce       THEY ARE STILL FIGHTING! The plan to mine the ironsands along the southern coast of Kulon Progo (more exactly from Pantai Trisik to Pantai Glagah) continues to be resisted by Paguyaban Petani Lahan Pantai (PPLP – Association of Shoreline Farmers) . The demonstrations keep on coming, […]

next editors meeting is Saturday, 20th November, 2pm @ LASNET Space, Basement, Trades Hall come on down!

g’day all, we’re looking for contributions for our next edition. if you are interested in contributing, hit us up via our email at: melbourneblack[at]gmail[dot]com We’d ask you to submit a rough edit by the 20th November, 2010. Thanks!

Saturday, October 23 at 7:00pm – October 24 at 12:00am Melbourne Anarchist Recourse Centre 62 st georges rd, northcote Melbourne, Australia Spread the word invite your friends!



There are currently about 50 copies (the first press) floating around with 2 errors in them. Further, had you downloaded mb4 prior to now (Sat, 16th Oct @ 3.30pm) you would have downloaded the pdf with these errors in the issue.  They have been amended and reposted in the previous post. They are as follows: […]

*UPDATED WITH AMENDEMENTS* Is done! Download pdf here! (separate file for the cover) mb4 print version cover