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Bubbling Waters, MI: [Jo Labadie], 1912. Single sheet, 3.5x5.5 inches, printed one side only, very good condition. None found in OCLC as of 3/2021. Not dated, but Labadie and his wife acquired their home in Bubbling Waters in 1912.
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image of Di interneshonal un di nodl-arbeter די אינטערנעשאנאל און די נאדל-ארבעטער

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New York: Morgen Freiheit Trade Union Committee, 1965. 32p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Text in Yiddish, except for English title on verso of cover: I.L.G.W.U. and the needle trade workers. The Morgen Freiheit was the main Communist Party-affiliate Yiddish paper in New York.
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image of The Hammer: A working class journal of cultural thought and action. Volume 3 (Summer/Fall 1997)

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Philadelphia: Heike Rass-Paulmier and Stephen L. Paulmier, 1997. 35p., 8.5x11 inches, very good condition. Includes poetry by Amiri Baraka and Martin Espada, Elaine Kim on Asian American literature, and more. Motto is Brecht's quote, "Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.
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image of An Open Letter to the Lesbian_Gay Community from the Former Staff of the S.F. Sentinel [handbill]

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San Francisco: The Former Staff, 1988. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed one side only with two columns listing the staff who walked out on the paper, bullet-point grievances and the plan for a new co-sexual, multiracial and collectively-operated newspaper.
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Instead of a Primer

by Jarach, Lawrence

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nd
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npl: Anarchy Magazine, nd. Pamphlet. [8]p. including covers, wraps secured by folding, 7x8.5 inches, two small rust stains on rear wrap else very good zine.
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Der veg aroyf דער וועג ארויף

by Birnbaum, Martin בירנבוים, מארטין

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Published
1939
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New York: Kooperativer folks-farlag fun Internatsyonaln arbeter ordn, 1939. 208p., hardcover, neatly ex-private library with ownership stamp in Yiddish inside cover and shadow of old spine label. Proletarian poetry in Yiddish. Birnbaum (Birnboym in Yiddish) was affiliated with Proletpen.
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Der veg aroyf דער וועג ארויף

by Birnbaum, Martin בירנבוים, מארטין

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1939
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New York: Kooperativer folks-farlag fun Internatsyonaln arbeter ordn, 1939. 208p., very good hardcover with some fading to spine. Proletarian poetry in Yiddish. Birnbaum (Birnboym in Yiddish) was affiliated with Proletpen.
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An introduction to anarchism

by Student Libertarian Action Movement

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Published
1967
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[Tucson, AZ: Student Libertarian Action Movement, 1967. 6p., stapled wraps, 4.25x5.5 inches, very good condition. OCLC lists three holdings as of 3/2021 and gives date as 1967. Discussion of anarchism's resurgence in the New Left.
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image of The state and the socialist revolution. Translated by Interger [pseud. of Herman Jersom]

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New York: International Review, 1938. Pamphlet. 64p., wraps, light dampstain on rear wrap, previous owner's name on title page else good condition. The International Review was an independent radical magazine with left-socialist and anarchist sympathies.
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What is Man's Destiny

by Labadie, Laurance

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Published
1970
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Wilberforce, OH: Central State University, 1970. pp1151-1160, stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition. Offprint from Journal of Human Relations, Vol. 18 No. 4, Fourth Quarter 1970.
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image of Liberty: the pioneer organ of anarchism; not the daughter but the mother of order. Vol. XVII No. 1, Whole No. 403, April 1908

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New York: Benj. R. Tucker, 1908. 63p. +[1]p. of ads, wraps, 4.5x6.5 inches, staples rusted, "Christmas Eve" (the name of one of the articles inside) penned on front wrap else very good condition. This issue of Liberty contains Tucker's notice of the fire that destroyed his bookstore's stock. Despite his announced intention to continue publication of Liberty, this is… Read more
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n.p.: Massage Guild, n.d.. 3 inch diameter pin with black text on tan field, very good.
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image of Liberty: the pioneer organ of anarchism; not the daughter but the mother of order. Vol. XVI No. 1, Whole No. 397, April 1907

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New York: Benj. R. Tucker, 1907. 57p. +[7]p. of ads, wraps, 4.5x6.5 inches, staples rusted, wraps beginning to separate from staples else good condition.
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Tsu zun un freyd צו זון און פרײד

by Fell-Yellin, Sarah פעל־יעלין, שרה

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Published
1957
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Los Angeles: Sarah Fell-Yellin Book Committee, 1957. 224p., very good hardcover. Yiddish poetry by the leftist author; English title "Toward sun and joy.
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[Detroit, MI]: [Jo Labadie], 1911. Four-panel brochure, 3.5x5.5 inches , very good condition. None found in OCLC as of 3/2021. Reprints a letter from Labadie to the Regents of the University of Michigan, where he wished to donate his large collection of radical political ephemera, along with a plea for "fifteen persons enough interested in this Collection going… Read more
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My Desire for History: essays in Gay, Community, & Labor History

by Bérubé, Allan, edited by John D'Emilio & Estelle B. Freedman

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2011
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9780807871959
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Paperback. 332p., introduction, footnotes, photos, index, very good first edition trade paperback, first printing stated in pictorial wraps.
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Program Guide no. 2

by English-Speaking Division, Workmen's Circle

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Published
1940
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New York: Workmen's Circle, 1940. 14p., 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets stapled at left, horizontal crease, last page loose but present; cover stained and with handwritten notations; a reading copy only. Guide for individual branches to conduct programs. Includes instructions for leap year games, advice on publishing a paper for the local branch, and debate about the Dies Committee (the… Read more
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image of Berkeley Barb: vol. 5, #24 (#122) December 15-21, 1967: Top Nark Exposed

Berkeley Barb: vol. 5, #24 (#122) December 15-21, 1967: Top Nark Exposed

by Scherr, Max, editor, Dick Holway, Huey Newton, B.P.L. Bedi, Leo E. Laurence, Alan Kornfeld, Linus Pauling, Jerry Rubin, Jefferson Poland, Lenny Lipton, et al.

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1967
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Berkeley: Berkeley Barb, 1967. Newspaper. 20p., folded tabloid underground newspaper, illustrated with b&w photos, local ads, articles, news, columns, toning, very good on newsprint. Cover story on a double-agent dealing in the Haight. Backers pack the courtroom for Huey Newton. Peace and Freedom Party is What's Happening. The issue numbering for volume 5 got out of whack so we… Read more
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np: CrimethInc, nd. 14x21.5 inches, creased from being folded in fourths, color illustration on front, text on verso, very good condition on newsprint.
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Program Guide no. 2

by English-Speaking Division, Workmen's Circle

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Published
1940
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New York: Workmen's Circle, 1940. 14p., 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets stapled at left, horizontal crease, front cover has a small piece torn from edge by the bottom staple. Guide for individual branches to conduct programs. Includes instructions for leap year games, advice on publishing a paper for the local branch, and debate about the Dies Committee (the "pro" side… Read more
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