The Slow Burning Fuse

an atheisitic anarchistic scorcher

Category Archives: literature

The anarchist reading list: Summer 2019

Below is a brief run-down of a selection of books recently or soon to be published in the forthcoming months which we feel may be of interest to anarchists. Three … Continue reading

August 17, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Great Money Trick

THE GREAT MONEY TRICK – A PLAY IN ONE ACT: ADAPTED FROM `THE RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTS’ BY ROBERT TRESSELL Narrator: It seemed as if they regarded their own children with a … Continue reading

January 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Winston Smith, first diary entry, 1984

April 4th, 1984. Last night to the flicks. All war films. One very good one of a ship of refugees being bombed somewhere in the Mediterranean. Audience much amused by … Continue reading

August 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Revolt—Sébastien Faure (1886)

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

James Connolly: The Legacy – A Dying Socialist to His Son

A Dying Socialist to His Son Come here my son, and for a time put up your childish play, Draw nearer to your father’s bed, and lay your games away. … Continue reading

January 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

literature for rebels

here   Official government documents have just been released regarding one of the best things ever done by the only real punk band ever, Crass. Basically, in 1982, when the … Continue reading

January 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

literature for rebels ix

Demonstrating that it is possible to challenge authority but at the same time appearing to be on their side is Josef Svejk, the main character of The Good Soldier Svejk, … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment