History and Ideas of Anarchism: Mark Bray on Rev Left Radio

Our Top Recommendation for a Podcast Introduction to the History and Ideas of Anarchism

Sitting down with Revolutionary Left Radio is author Mark Bray who gives an overview of the origins, history and ideas of anarchism. Mark Bray is most well known as the author of Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook but he is also a historian focusing on political radicalism and a member of Black Rose/Rosa Negra. To read more articles by Mark Bray click here.

Other topics discussed in the episode:

  • Bakunin and Marx
  • The First International
  • The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39
  • Stalinism
  • Anarchist views of the State
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Anti-fascism, and more

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If you are interested in more “Anarchism 101” material, we recommend our piece, “Who are the Anarchists and What is Anarchism?” 

Below are additional podcasts featuring members of Black Rose Anarchist Federation / Federación Anarquista Rosa Negra (BRRN):