Other writings


War on White Supremacy

150 years ago, thousands of white people joined a multiracial insurgency against white supremacy.

from Rampant magazine

Chicago’s Unemployed Rebellion

Militant organizing by unemployed workers during the 1930s demanded genuine relief from the poverty of capitalism. Today, we need the same.

from Rampant magazine

We’re Shaping the Appalachia to Come

Urban Appalachia has a long, proud tradition of speaking truth to power and combating the backward politics of charlatans.

from ReWire.news

Will Rahm Pay for All the Black Lives Lost?

With Chicago’s arrogant mayor on the ropes, Eric Kerl and Todd St Hill look at the background to the spreading police scandal–and at what we should be fighting for.

from Socialist Worker

Toppling Chicago’s Top Cop

As Chicago activists look ahead after McCarthy’s downfall, we need to remember that the power of protest pushed the city machine onto the defensive, writes Eric Kerl.

from Socialist Worker

Contemporary Anarchism

International Socialist Review #72

Book Reviews

The Characters of Early Anarchism

Review of The World that Never Was: The True Story of Dreamers, Schemers, Anarchists, and Secret Agents by Alex Butterworth

International Socialist Review #84

From “Waste People” to “White Trash”

Review of White Trash: The 400-year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg

International Socialist Review # 103