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MEDIA :- Distribution & Publishers | Film, Video & TV | Internet | Overseas | UK Based | UK Local

Distribution and Publishers
(also see Bookshops)

Active Distribution BM Active, London, WC1N 3XX Anarchist (DIY) distribution, mailorder, wholesale, stalls etc of a non-profit, Books, Mags, Music, Badges t-shirts etc. Send SAE for a catalogue.

AK Distribution PO Box 12766, Edinburgh, EH8 9YE. T 0131 5555165 F 0131 5555215 Co-operative who distribute & publish a wide range of radical politics: books, mags. audio & t-shirts. Send for free mail-order catalogue.

Anarchy: A Journal of Desire Armed C.A.L. Press, PO Box 1446, Columbia, MO 65205-1446, USA. Anti-ideological anarchist publishing (magazines & books).

The Cur Website pulling together loads of political and other stuff.

Diggers & Dreamers BCM Edge, London, WC1N 3XX. T 07000 780536 F 0870 163 4661 "Diggers & Dreamers - the Guide to Communal Living in Britain" and books on related subjects.

Eco-Logic Books 10-12 Picton St, Bristol, BS6 5QA. T 0117 9420165 F 0117 9420164 Publishes and sells mail order books on practical solutions to environmental problems, sustainability, permaculture, organic gardening, etc.

Edge of Time Ltd, BCM Edge, London WC1N 3XX. T 07000 780536 F 0870 1634661 Distributes books on communal living and other items associated with cultural change.

Enabler Publications 3 Russell House, Lym Close, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3DE. T 01297 445024 F as phone Books about counter culture, Travellers, protest and creative work with young people.

Factsheet 5 PO Box 4660 Arlington, VA 22204, USA. T 703-553-2945 F 703-553-0565 Comprehensive quarterly guide to zines/alternative publications. Each issue packed with reviews/contact/ordering info for hundreds of independent publications.

Freedom Press, 84b Whitechapel High St, London, E1 7QX. T 020 7247 9249 F 020 7377 9526 Anarchist publishers and propagandists since 1886, through our periodicals, books and pamphlets, available from our bookshop or by mail order. Contact us for free sample copy of 'Freedom'.

Godhaven Ink Rooted Media, The Cardigan Centre, 145-149 Cardigan Rd, Leeds, LS6 1LJ. T 0113 278 8617 Publishers of cheap books and zines about direct action and other counter-cultural stuff. Promoting a feeling of well-being since 1994.

Green Books Foxhole, Dartington, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 6EB. T 01803 863260 F 01803 863843 Publishers of a wide range of books on politics, ecology, economics, eco-philosophy, eco-building, renewable energy and the environment.

INK - Independent News Collective 2nd Floor, The Shiatsu Place, 97-99 Seven Sisters Road, London N7 7QP. T 020 7561 0683 Umbrella organisation for the alternative press. Deals with marketing and publishing, but not editorial matters.

Kate Sharpley Library (KSL), BM Hurricane, London, WC1N 3XX. Or PMB 820, 2425 Channing Way, Berkeley CA 94704, USA. Archive of Anarchist and related material, reclaiming Anarchist history to inform current struggles. Write for details of our (many!) publications.

National Small Press Centre, The BM Bozo, London, WC1N 3XX. Publishes small press handbook with information on thousands of small presses world-wide.

Photon Press 37 The Meadows, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1NY. Publish "Light's List" of 1500 independent press magazines world-wide printing fiction, poetry, art, reviews etc. £2.50 inc. postage.

Pluto Press 345 Archway Rd, London, N6 5AA. T 020 8348 2724 F 020 8348 9133 One of the UK's leading independent publishers. Committed to publishing the best in critical writing across the social sciences and humanities.

Revolutions Per Minute BCM Box 3328, London WC1N 3XX T 07967 886257 A radical publishing project, which aims to help liberate the working class. Includes books on strikes, fox-hunting and anti-racism.

Rural Media Company, The Sullivan House, 72-80 Widemarsh St, Hereford, HR4 9HG. T 01432 344039 F 01432 270539 We are a National Media Communications Charity, we cover print, web publishing, video production and multimedia production.

Zabalaza Books Postnet Suite 116, Private Bag X42, Braamfontein, 2017, Johannesburg, South Africa. Publishers of Anarchist writings/pamphlets on the various issues effecting the building of a free and equal non-statist society under workers self-management.

Zed Books, 7 Cynthia St, London, N1 9JF. T 020 7837 4014 F 020 7833 3960 Independent workers co-op publishing annually 50+ scholarly, critical books on international issues, politics, the environment, feminism and 'the third world'


Film, Video & TV

Beyond TV, A website hosting alternative news features - in an online database linking features to campaigns, upcoming events and current projects.

Conscious Cinema, 110 Elmore St, London, N1 T 020 7359 2755 F as phone Media arts collective turned production company. Broadcast standard equipment available for commercial work and projects creating greater value than money.

Cultureshop.Org PO Box 29683, London E2 6XH. T 07950 699562 Online distribution to allow progressive film makers to sell there work, may be extended to other forms of media soon.

Direct Action Media Network (DAMN) Video Multimedia direct action news service with live direct action footage on the web.

Exploding Cinema, The c/o 26 Fairwall House, Peckham Road, London SE5 8QW. T 020 7708 3501/020 7732 8058 Open Access Screenings for Short Films.

Fifth Sun Archive, The Mobile 07940 393671 The Fifth Sun Archive is a video library of social and environmental protest in the UK, established in 1994.

Groovy Movie Picture House, The Documenting alternative issues, lifestyles and arts using the latest in cutting edge digital technology and powered only with green energy.

Guerillavision Box 91, Green Leaf Bookshop, 82 Colston St, Bristol BS1 5BB Troublemakers with other people's dv cameras.

I-Contact Video Network c/o 76 Mina Rd, St. Werburghs, Bristol, BS2 9TX. T 0117 9400636 A non-profit making initiative set up to provide support for those using video for positive change.

New York Surveillance Camera Players [SCP-New York] POB 1115, NYC 10009-9998, USA. T 001 212 561 0106 Situationist-inspired anti-surveillance camera group.

Organic Chaos Network PO Box 234, 2300 AE Leiden, Netherlands, T +31-6-12520674 Video action news group, part of Federation Collective Rampenplan (See entry under Anarchy).

Reclaim the Streets -The Film T 07092 044579 Video clips, background info and ordering details for this essential documentary, taking a frantic look at RTS actions in the UK and abroad.

SKA TV Suite 75 Trades Hall Carlton Vic 3053 Australia T 61 3 9663 6976 A grass-roots community organisation using TV and video as tools for social change; training, screenings, broadcast, distribution.

Turn Off Your TV Articles on issues such as the role of advertisers, corporate ownership of mass media, and the potential effects of images on children.

TV Go Home Send up of the Radio Times Emailed

Undercurrents alternative video news 16B Cherwell St, Oxford, OX4 1BG. 01865 203661/203662 Produce and distribute videos and CD-ROM on direct action. Organise BeyondTV video activist festival.

Undercurrents foundation Train activists how to use video for social change.

White Dot PO Box 2116, Hove BN3 3LR. International campaign against television.


Internet News Services

A-Infos Regular anarchist newsfeed over the internet in various languages.

Alternet San Fransisco alternative media site with hard-hitting news and investigations not covered in the mainstream press, fiery columns, insights into cultural trends.

Anarcho-Syndicalism 101 A web archive of texts, articles, image and mp3 files, cultural items and outreach material (otherwise known as propaganda).

GreenNet 33 Islington High Street, London N1 9LH. T 0845 055 4011 F 020 7837 5551 : GreenNet is an internet service provider that specialises in Internet services for organisations involved in Peace, The environment, Human Rights and Development.

Indymedia A collective of independent media organisations and hundreds of journalists offering grassroots, non-corporate coverage - links to Indymedia outlets around the world.

Indymedia UK An evolving network of media professionals, artists, and DIY media activists committed to using technology to promote social and economic justice.

Lobster The journal of parapolitics, intelligence, and State Research.

Monbiot, George He's got a website about the corporate take-over of everything…

Protest.Net A site to help progressive activists by providing a central place where the times and locations of protests and meetings can be posted.

Spunk Library, The Collects and distributes literature in electronic format, with an emphasis on anarchism and related issues.

SQUALL Magazine POBox 8959, London, N19 5HW Regularly updated online magazine presenting radical journalism, photography and culture with content.

[Squat!net] An international internet magazine with main focus on squatted houses, car sites and other free spaces.

Straight Goods Canada's independent on-line source of news

URBAN 75 Serves up non-mainstream viewpoint on a wide range of issues including environmental action, rave culture and civil rights. Plus drug information, cartoons, short stories and useless games.



A4 Newsbot c/o L38 Squat Infoshop, Via Giuliotti, 8-00143 Roma, Italy. A SchNEWS inspired quarterly A4 multi-language publication distributed on paper, e-mail, website and PDF about social, eco and anarchist issues.

A-kontra POBox 223, 111 21 Praha 1, Czech Republic. Czech anarchist magazine.

Alternative Press Review PO Box 4710, Arlington, VA 22204, USA. T +1 703-553-2945 Your Guide Beyond the Mainstream! Each issue is packed with creative ideas, fresh perspectives, insightful analysis and pointed humour.

An Phoblacht (Republican News) 58 Parnell Square, Dublin 1. T +353 1 873 3611 F +353 1 873 3839 Ireland's biggest selling political weekly newspaper has been a source of uncensored news on world affairs and the Irish struggle for national self-determination for over 25 years.

Dark Night Press PO Box 3629, Chicago, IL 60690-3629, USA. T +1 207 839 5794 Under-reported news and unheard voices from indigenous struggles worldwide.

Earth First! Journal PO Box 3023, Tucson AZ 85702-3023, USA. T +1 520.620.6900 F 413.254.0057 Voice of the radical environmental movement containing direct action reports, articles on preservation of wild places, investigative articles, and discussions on monkeywrenching.

Green Pepper CIA Office, Overtoom 301, 1054 HW Amsterdam, The Netherlands. T +31 20 665 7743 F +31 20 692 8757 An environmental and social justice magazine focussing on a different (anti-neoliberal/activist friendly) topic every edition.

Kontrapunkt Serbo-Croation on-line magazine covering all aspects of libertarian thought, and it is open for all views which are in-support of liberating of human minds and lives.

KUD Anarhiv Metelkova ulica 6, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia. T +386 1 434 03 45/+386 1 432 33 78 F +386 1 432 33 78 A resource centre for radical social change, also publish a magazine and organize events.

Motkraft The internet infocenter of the Swedish libertarian left. Publish news and information about actions, lectures, etc.

No God-No Master PO Box 300, East Brunswick, Victoria 3057, Australia. Anarchist bulletin and publication of small Pamphlets in Greek.

Paper, The PO Box 1733, Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia. Fortnightly free independent paper from Melbourne - available online as PDF.

Rocky Road Environmental Magazine Anne Ruimy, Mullagh, Co. Clare, Ireland. T +353 (0)65 708 7144 Publishing a bi-monthly magazine offering unbiased, investigative and science-based news, features and analyses on Irish and global environmental issues.

Spacestation PO Box 209, Brunswick, Victoria 3056, Australia. T 03 9343 6593 A media lab, a guerilla media node, a skill sharing network, melbourne indymedia centre.

Tactical Media Crew c/o Radio Onda Rossa, Via dei Volsci, 56, Roma 00185, Italy. A collective of media and political activists from the radical autonomous/anarchist scene of Rome.

Thrall PO Box 22-076 Christchurch, Aoteroa/New Zealand Monthly anarchist magazine from NZ.

Warhead PO Box 43, 15-662 Bialystok, Poland Anarchist news service for Poland.

Z Magazine 18 Millfield Street, Woods Hole MA 02543, USA. T +1 508 5489063. Z is an independent political magazine of critical thinking on political, cultural, social, and economic life in the United States, Z accepts no paid advertising.


UK Based

Alan Lodge (Tash) T 0115 9113804 Photographer (One Eye On The Road): travellers, festivals, raves, environmental direct actions and protest & police surveillance methods.

Allsorts UK based e-news for activists.
Animal Liberation Press Office BM4400, London, WC1N 3XX. T 01623 746470 mobile: 07752 107515 F as phone Media contact for the ALF and other radical animal rights groups. Supplies speakers for groups, rallies, etc.

Aufheben POBox 2536, Rottingdean, Brighton, BN2 6LX Not an organisation, but a magazine dedicated to the theory and practice of revolutionary class struggle.

Bellow Box 35, 82 Colston Street, Bristol, BS1 5BB. Radical women's newsletter, instigated by Women Speak Out - free, available for photocopying/ distribution - hardcopy or PDF

Big Issue, The London, SW8 2LN T 020 75263200 F 020 75263302 UK's biggest current affairs weekly, with 1.2 million readers. Campaigning for social justice. Sold by homeless vendors who keep 70p of each issue.

Black Flag BM Hurricane, London WC1N 3XX Class struggle anarchist quarterly magazine with strong international coverage, recently revamped. Contact for subs info. Comprehensive list of UK Anarchist groups.
Class War Paper Promotes class consciousness and working class control over our day to day lives. (See entry under Anarchism)

Corner House, The, Station Rd, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1YJ. T 01258 473795 F 01258 473748 Research, advocacy and solidarity work on social & environmental justice issues. Publish regular briefing papers. Free via email.

Counter Information c/o ACE, 17 West Montgomery Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5HA T 0131 557 6242 Free anarchist newssheet reporting on struggles from around the world.

Direct Action Collective PO Box 29, SW PDO, Manchester. M15 5HW. T 07984 675281 DA - magazine of the anarcho-syndicalist Solidarity Federation. No political parties or dogma. Packed with positive anti-authoritarian ideas, news, comment and actions.

Do or Die c/o Prior House, 6 Tilbury Place, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 2GY Voices from the Ecological Resistance - an annual magazine crammed with reports and analysis from the world-wide ecological frontlines.

Earth First! Action Update (EF! AU) PO Box 487 Norwich, NR2 3AL T 01603 219811 A monthly round-up of ecological and other direct action from around Britain. Has list of contacts of all UK Earth First! groups.

Ecologist, The 18 Chelsea Wharf, 15 Lots Rd, London, SW10 0QJ T 020 7351 3578 F 020 7351 3617 Investigative journalists, leading thinkers and campaigners are constantly rethinking the basic assumptions which underlie mankind's steady march towards self-destruction.

Freedom anarchist fortnightly 84b Whitechapel High St, London, E1 7QX. T 020 8771 8317 F as phone Carries news and views from a growing range of activists. All contributions welcome.
(NB. There are now two 'Green Anarchists')

Green Anarchist Green Anarchist, BCM 1715, London WC1N 3XX. UK's original and best (apparently) anarcho-primitivist paper - uncensored forum for direct action news and discussion.

Green Anarchist 9 Ash Avenue, Galgate, Lancaster LA2 0NP, UK T 01524 752212 Quarterly magazine reporting on environmental issues, anarchism, animal rights, community resistance. With emphasis on positive empowerment and improving our lives.

Index on Censorship 33 Islington High St, London, N1 9LH. T 020 7278 2313 F 020 7278 1878 Publish a magazine, run a website and organise events on free expression and censorship around the world.

Inkthief Rm 304, Maryland House, Manbey Park Road , London E15 1EY. T 020 8223 6011 / 07984 875471 Designers committed to social and environmental justice who formed a professional design agency for socially progressive organisations.

Morgenmuffel PO Box 74, Brighton BN1 4ZQ. Personal anarchist zine with cartoons and rants published irregularly. Send three stamps for an issue.

New Internationalist Tower House, Lathkill St, Market Harborough, LE16 T 01858 438896 F 01858 461739 Monthly informative magazine reporting on issues of world poverty and inequality; focusing attention on the unjust relationship between the powerful and the powerless.

Nonviolent Action (NVA) 5 Caledonian Rd, London, N1 9DY T 020 7713 Magazine serving campaigners seeking positive social change through non-violent means with news of activists and activities - and a stimulus to thought and action.

Peace News 5 Caledonian Rd, London, N1 9DY T 020 7278 3344 F 020 7278 0444 Radical, international, antimilitarist, quarterly magazine. For nonviolent revolution. Bringing activists and campaigners together worldwide, sharing ideas, theories, and tactics.

Positive News 5 Bicton Enterprise Centre, Clun, Shropshire, SY7 8NF. T 01588 640022 F 01588 640033 A free quarterly newspaper which publishes good news stories from around the world to do with peace, environment, health & education.

Red Pepper 1b Waterlow Rd, London, N19 5NJ T 020 72817024 F 020 72639345 Green - left monthly magazine.

Resurgence Ford House, Hartland, Bideford, Devon, EX39 6EE T 01237 441293 F 01237 441203 Encompasses environmental, social, economic and cultural issues. Thought-provoking and informative, bringing articles which nourish all aspects of your life.

Total Liberty Magazine Box EMAB, 88 Abbey Street, Derby DE22 3SQ. Evolutionary Anarchist magazine promoting the ideas of a peaceful and evolutionary path to Anarchism. Subscription £8.00.

YearZero (YZ) PO Box 26276, London, W3 7GQ. T 07752 358928 The disobedient current affairs quarterly.


UK Local News
find out what's happening in your area

ActionNet-North Staffs Mob 07748 883981 Web-based resource for activists based in N. Staffordshire who are campaigning about various issues social, environmental and humanitarian.

Bangor-Werdd North Wales email discussion network of non-violent direct action protesters including peace, environment and animal rights.

Brighton Sucks! Keeping us in touch with what sucks about Brighton.

Bristle Box 25, 82 Colston St. Bristol, BS1 5BB. Quarterly magazine for Bristol activism and anarchism treating all relevant subjects from news to campaigns.

Bristol Indymedia Bristol's own IndyMedia site with news from Bristol and beyond.

Broughton Spurtle c/o Broughton Books, 2A Broughton Place, Edinburgh.T 0131 556 0903 F 0131 557 6752 Publish monthly free paper for local area - publicise work of local action groups and generally stir things up.

BuryGreen, A service and gateway to the various groups in and around Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, dedicated to protecting and improving our environment.

Cardiff Activists Network For everyone interested in direct action based in Cardiff - allowing information about future actions to be advertised and planned.

Cold Bath Times c/o Dave Hubble, 7 Ainsley Gardens, Eastleigh, Hants SO50 4NX. T 023 80611307 Multi-issue newsletter covering the Hampshire area plus wider issues, generally with an environmental theme. Follows no party or organisational line.

Dan-Cymru Direct action Cymru discussion group

Direct Action Scotland A discussion and information email list focusing on direct action and protest in Scotland.

Elffinews PO Box 923, Luton, LU2 OYQ. T 01582-512184 F 01582 619218 M 07903 382228 Activist news letter for Luton and Dunstable. Scurrilous! A community based monthly mewsletter, reporting on local activists' actions.

Eroding Empire c/o 56a Crampton St. London. SE17 3AE. Monthly listings for London area, diy, actions, centres, gigs.

FutureManchester Site dedicated to sign-posting you to others working for positive change in Manchester

Global Action Scotland an email discussion group for global justice Visit the website to sign up.

Hackney Indymedia Gives an insight into the fourth poorest borough in Britain and to show how the council's and central government policy affects the local people.

Interference FM Box 6, Green Leaf, 82 Colston St, Bristol, BS1 5BB. Bristol's anarchist pirate radio station.

Loombreaker, The c/o Manchester EF!, Dept.29, 22a Beswick St, Manchester, M4 7HS. T 0161 226 6814 Monthly free Manchester direct action & campaigns round-up - Spreading news the mainstream media won't print.

Norwich Anarchists PO Box 487, Norwich, NR2 3AL. T 07941 657485 Produce a community based newspaper.

Oxyacetylene 16b, Cherwell St, Oxford, OX4 1BG, T 07970 343486 A newsletter for and about social and environmental action in Oxford and beyond. Reports every fortnight on the real issues affecting the people of Oxford.

Pork-Bolter, The POBox 4144, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 7NZ Radical local newsletter with historically-vindicated pig obsession. Rages against CCTV, Big Business, councils, police etc. etc. Free with SAE.

Radio 4A T 07980 168115 Monthly pirate radio with a substantial speech output. Open access, non-profit and broadcasting live as well as creating programmes. 107.8FM in Brighton or webcast on

Sheffield Mayday News and information for activists in the Sheffield area, also e-mail discussion group

Swan Net Diary of events for Swansea.

Think Globally Act Locally POBox 1TA, Newcastle, NE99 1TA. Newsletter that reports and informs campaigns and direct action in North East England.

Underdog, The PO Box 35832, London E11 3WT. T 07810 288889 Bi-monthly newsletter published by Walthamstow Anarchist Group.

WARCRY c/o BM Makhno, London, WC1N 3XX Monthly newsletter produced by West London Anarchists & Radicals

SchNEWS, PO Box 2600, Brighton, BN2 0EF, England
Phone/Fax: +44 (0)1273 685913

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