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Against Equality goes on tour!

Posted on April 11th, 2014 in AK Authors!, AK News, Happenings

Members of the Against Equality collective have an impressive list of events lined up this spring throughout the U.S. and Canada, to celebrate the release of Against Equality: Queer Revolution, Not Mere Inclusion. If you’re lucky, you can catch an event near you. And if you’re not so lucky this time around, you can always […]

The CNT defense committees in Barcelona 1933–1938: An interview with Agustín Guillamón

Posted on January 20th, 2014 in AK Allies, AK Book Excerpts, AK News

On the wondrous occasion of Ready for Revolution: The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933–1938 getting back from the printer, here is an interview with the author, conducted by alasbarricadas.org when the Spanish edition came out (translated here by Paul Sharkey). It gives a very good overview of the material. —– A discussion of the […]

Enter to win free books!

Posted on September 11th, 2013 in AK Distribution, AK News

a Rafflecopter giveaway See the link above for complete contest rules, but please note: winners in the US and Canada may choose between print and e-book formats; winners anywhere else will receive e-books (in their format of choice). Good luck!

Join the AK Press E-mail List for a Chance to Win!

Posted on July 2nd, 2013 in AK Distribution, AK News

AK Press is giving away a set of our five latest releases: Cartography of Revolutionary Anarchism, Anarchism and Workers’ Self-Management in Revolutionary Spain, In the Shadow of the Sabertooth, Anarchists Against the Wall, and Stay Solid! (Total value: $78)! For your chance to win this set of books, just sign up for our e-mail list! […]

Editor Kate Khatib Reflects on We Are Many, our new Occupy book (#WeAreMany #Occupy)

Posted on September 11th, 2012 in About AK, AK Authors!, AK News, Happenings, Recommended Reading, Uncategorized

I remember sitting in Minneapolis last November chatting with a dear friend, talking about upcoming book projects, and him asking: So who do you have doing an AK Press book on Occupy? It was a good question. I thought about it, weighed the options, talked to authors, activists, and organizers, and came to the conclusion […]

New sale titles & ebooks from AK Press!

Posted on June 19th, 2012 in AK Distribution, AK News

Join the AK Press mailing list to get announcements of sales and special items just like this in the future! New E-books from AK Press! Some of you may have noticed that we’re going a bit e-book crazy lately. We’ve been producing e-books for a while now, but finally with our awesome new website, we […]

People’s Pension has arrived in Baltimore

Posted on April 26th, 2012 in AK Authors!, AK News, Recommended Reading

Whew! Good news folks! copies of Eric Laursen’s People’s Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan just arrived in the Baltimore office. Be sure to pre-order and get 25% off Advance Praise for People’s Pension: “Drawing on research and interviews with economists, politicians, and social scientists who shaped the early development of Social […]

Intimate Bureaucracies: A new tactical media release!

Posted on April 16th, 2012 in About AK, AK Distribution, AK News, Anarchist Publishers, Uncategorized

Intimate Bureaucracies is a history from the future looking backward at our present moment as a turning point. Our systems of organization and control appear unsustainable and brutal, and we are feeling around in the dark for alternatives. Using experiments in social organization in downtown New York City, and other models of potential alternative social organizations, […]

Baltimore Radical Publishing Happy Hour

Posted on April 5th, 2012 in AK News, Events

Help us welcome Christa*, the newest addition to AK Press, at our spring installment of the Radical Publishing Happy Hour! Join us for rousing rounds of drinks, fine conversation and book browsing. Learn about two of Baltimore’s most exciting collectively operated media projects and drink to help sustain our efforts! We will also be celebrating […]