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Personal Blog of Mark Hoskins – Anarchist Writer and Activist

Socialist Alchemy can’t turn Rust to Iron – Why Bernie Aint the Answer

Bernie Sanders could not have won. Yes, some of the polls said he would have beaten Trump (a whole three polls in fact); But he couldn’t have won because despite … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · 4 Comments

EVOLUTION of RESISTANCE to AUSTERITY in IRELAND

  This article originally appeared in Swedish in Brand, a Swedish anarchist magazine, in May 2015 There’s a theory in evolutionary biology known as ‘punctuated equilibrium’ which claims that most … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

A liberal line in servile sand: How far should protest go?

“Surely”, says the liberal, “protest has gone too far.” That old gentleman’s agreement, that you can protest against anything, as long as you do it in a way that doesn’t … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · 5 Comments