Fed up being frustrated by mainstream news, there are alternatives:
The following is a short selection of anarchist and alternative media. It's neither complete nor exhaustive, but we hope to build on it. In the meantime please use these listings and send us your comments or suggestions for other alternative media sources and we'll incorporate them into our listings. Glasgow Autonomous Project.
"The return of the free press"
Global Market Analysis for Activists, Anarchists & Hedge Funds
Glasgow-autonomy for a calendar of updates and news from GAP
"dot communism daily", daily updated news and reviews and commentary
- Scotland's own indymedia site-World:- (Uk) UK anarchist social centres update lists:- (for more complete listings of most UK social centre groups see
social centre network.
LARC is part of the Social Centre Network - an attempt to link up the growing number of autonomous spaces to share resources, ideas and information. For information on the London Social Centre Network contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Under the principles non-hierarchical DIY culture, the rampART Creative Centre and Social Space is managed by a collective of artists and activists with a strong emphasis on consensus decision making. Operating on a non-commerical not-for-profit basis,
Get off the Grid - Diy heating - Low tech computing - Urban climbing - Biofuel recipes - Feral Food - Self Build Structures - Subvertising - Status Changing - Permaculture - Indymedia - Underground film + music - Squatting + Autonomous spaces - Educate the G8 workshops
The Autonomous Centre of Edinburgh (ACE) is a self-funded community resource centre for grassroots organisation, encouraging people to take more control of their lives. We do not provide solutions, but believe in joining together to support each other. (Edinburgh)
The Cowley Club
The club is collectively owned and run as a base for those involved in grassroots social change and those sympathetic to such activities, giving us control over our social space and resources. It is run entirely by volunteers - no one gets paid, and no one is making any profit. Instead, we are trying to provide a much needed alternative to everything else around us.
Lancaster Area Resource Centre
Find out everything there is to know about Lancaster and Morecambe. Check out the News section for the latest town gossip and the What's on section for an up to date events listing.
The Sumac centre
The Sumac Centre provides resources and a meeting place for local groups and individuals campaigning for human and animal rights, the environment, peace and co-operation world-wide
Bristolian - local newspaper from Bristol
Bristol.indymedia (see also Bristol IMC for latest issues)
Londonclasswar -London Calling is the monthly newsletter of London Class War.
resistance is the monthly agitational bulletin of the Anarchist Federation. It includes articles, news and event listings
Aufheben theoretical criticism from a libertarian Marxist position
"Freedom, Anarchist News and Views [is published fortnightly]. It has been published continuously (with a few minor breaks) since 1886, and every issue has news from Britain and abroad and from inside the nation's prisons, as well as anarchist analysis, event listings, reviews and a quiz."
United Kollectives site with links to local IMCs === Broadcasting and websites
"Democracy Now! is funded entirely through contributions from listeners, viewers, and foundations. We do not accept advertisers, donations from corporations, or donations from governments. This allows us to maintain our independence." (domestic US and international news bulletins)
Radio4all "The a-infos radio project"
What They Don't Tell You, "Commentaries by Jody Paulson"
"This web site is An independent media source. [It is o]ne person's effort to correct the distorted perceptions provided by commercial media." - Contains numerous alternative media listings (see also Daily email digest
Huge news and commentary website. Invaluable resource and primary source Zapatista communiqués and similar
"Radical Radio is a[n ...] news radio that is comprised of an 18 - 25 hour program that is updated every 2-3 days and features current alternative news from sources like Democracy Now, Free Speech Radio News, the Shortwave Report and international Indy Media reports and mixes them with political speech from groups or personalities" === Iraq and Afghanistan
daily updates from the American frontline - intended to be read by American GIs
Electronic Iraq is a supplementary news portal from the people who brought you the Electronic Intifada (founded 2001) and veteran antiwar campaigners Voices in the Wilderness (founded 1996). Electronic Iraq was launched on 8 February 2003 to offer a humanitarian perspective during the then-looming conflict, as the U.S. government made clear its determination to go to war against Iraq. === Palestine
The Electronic Intifada (EI), found at electronicIntifada.net, publishes news, commentary, analysis, and reference materials about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict from a Palestinian perspective.
newsreal.indymedia European Indymedia Newsreal
Resources/video-film Lending Library
Unionist song Labor Song of the Week
Mirafilms Mira Films
canofun videoclips Can o' Fun video clips