Join us Sunday, November 22nd, 8pm
and Sunday, December 6th, 8pm
at the Women’s Information Center, 601 Allen St, Syracuse NY 13210
We will be reading and discussing “Quiet Rumors: An Anarcha-Feminist
Reader,” texts collected by the Dark Star Collective. Most of it is
available online in the links below. If you would like a print copy
please email us.
Even if you can’t make it to both, or don’t get to read all or any of
it, come be part of the discussion!
Syracuse Womens Action Committee
“Feminists have been unconscious anarchists in both theory and
practice for years.” -Peggy Kornegger
“Feminism practices what anarchism preaches.” – Lynne Farrow
Quiet Rumors; An Anarcha-Feminist Reader
texts collected by the Dark Star Collective
Forward – The Dark Star Collective
Quiet Rumors: An Introduction to this Anthology – Roxanne Dunbar-Ortize
(1) Anarcha-Feminism, Two Statements – Red Rosa & Black Maria
(2) Feminism as Anarchism – Lynne Farrow
(3) Anarchism: The Feminist Connection
(4) Voltairine DeCleyre-An Introduction
(5) Making of an Anarchist by Voltairine DeCleyre
(6) Socialism, Anarchism and Feminism-Carol Ehrlich
(7) Untying the Knot-Feminism, Anarchism and Organisation-
(8) The Tyranny of Structurelessness-Jo freeman aka Joreen
(9) The Tyranny of Tyranny-Cathy Levine
(10) Social Democracy and Anarchism-Charlotte Wilson
Friday, November 27th, 8pm til late
Womens Info Center, 601 Allen St, Syracuse, NY 13210
Potluck – Open Mic – Music – Coffee – Films – Free Literature – Dancing
Join us for an anti-capitalist Black Friday!
Also a short discussion marking the ten year anniversary of the Seattle ’99 WTO protests, sharing appreciation, critique and what it all means today …AKA F@ck Seattle, fight right now!
Be part of making a welcoming new social space to hang out, be creative & build a culture of resistance in the 315!
Hosted by a conspiracy of friends from the Syracuse Solidarity Network (SSN)
Anarchist Reading Group
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Women’s Info Center: 601 Allen Street, Syracuse, NY
This week we will be reading and discussing a selection of writings about pacifism and the state.
Come and explore Ward Churchill’s and Peter Gelderloos’ arguments that nonviolence protects the state and offer your thoughts on the long going debate between “violence” vs. “nonviolence”. We are also reading the zine, Neither Their War Nor Their Peace.
The articles can be found at: http://docs.google.com/fileview?id=0B58R2fBgBRQzYjkxZmM5MGItNjc1Yi00YzFkLThjZjYtNWVkMWFhNWFmNzIy&hl=en
Remember, you don’t have to read all of the readings to participate! See you there!
Syracuse Solidarity Network
potluck & general meeting
Tuesday, June 9th
7pm at the Women’s Info Center
601 Allen St, Syracuse, NY 13210
Come talk and get connected with other anti-authoritarians in Syracuse, bring a dish to pass around if you’d like!
Share food, announcements, news, projects, and ideas!
Some things we would like to discuss are:
– upcoming radical/community events in Syracuse and Upstate NY
– organizing future potlucks, picnics and parties
– organizing skillshares, movie showings, workshops and discussions meetings
– the Infobox project, setting up boxes full of free radical & DIY literature at different spots throughout Syracuse, one is set up at 2nd Story Books
– upcoming reading group meetings
– mobilizing against the G 20 summit in Pittsburgh in September
– the upcoming Feminist Free School at Women’s Info
– communication between radical groups in Syracuse & Upstate NY
Syracuse Solidarity Network (SSN) is a network of anti-capitalist, anti-oppression, and anti-authoritarian individuals, groups and projects. Monthly meetings or general assemblies take place to share info & get plugged in to events across Syracuse. No one group or person speaks for or represents the whole network. Because we want a world without bosses or centralized power, we make decisions together and act autonomously. We want to build & support a welcoming, creative culture of resistance in Syracuse.
SSN is an affiliate of the North East Anarchist Network. The Northeast Anarchist Network (NEAN) is a network of anarchists and anti-authoritarian organizations and individuals that has been meeting and collaborating since February of 2007. Our aim is to create a regional, horizontal organizing network in the Northeast, linking those committed to struggles anti-authoritarian, anti-capitalist and anti-oppressive.
Upstate Uprise Against the IMF & World Bank!
Upstate NY Anarchist Consulta
Saturday, April 11th
at the Women’s Info Center, 601 Allen st
Syracuse, NY 13210
ANARCHISTS & ANTI-AUTHORITARIANS IN UPSTATE NY,
Come to Syracuse on April 11th to share information and strategies in
preparation for the upcoming meetings of the International Monetary
Fund (IMF) and World Bank (WB).
Join us to create a welcoming space to share local updates, make
friends and build solidarity across our region!
Check out the consulta on facebook, too:
Saturday, February 14, 2009, 8:00pm, Women’s Information Center, 601 Allen Street, Syracuse, NY 13210
After over a year of Women’s Info Center offering a free/sliding scale space for us to hold meetings and events-Syracuse Solidarity Network declares the space our Valentine!
This is an all ages dry dance party and everyone’s invited. INFO is a safer space for women/queers/trans folks. Admission is 5$ more if you can, less if you can’t but please be legit as this is a benefit. There will be food, literature, child care and kick ass beats so bring a friend and support the space! Don’t forget that this is a costume party!
What you can bring:
-zines and literature
-your ipod to contribute a playlist for the party
-cleaning supplies to donate to the space
-more than 5$ to donate to the space if you can afford it
-a non-homophobic/racist/sexist/ableist/classist attitude!
We are looking for a few people to help out with set up and clean up and to cook some goodies! Email us or leave a message below!
See you there!
Syracuse Solidarity Network will be holding more socials and events to come in 2009, in hopes of maintaining an anti-capitalist culture of resistance!
Next SSN general meeting/ assembly
Tuesday February 3rd
6:30pm at the Womens Info Center
601 Allen St, Syracuse
New people encouraged to come check it out!
Syracuse Solidarity Network (SSN) is a network of anti-capitalist,
anti-oppression, and anti-authoritarian individuals, groups and
projects. Monthly meetings or general assemblies take place to share
info & get plugged into events & grassroots groups across Syracuse. No one group or person speaks for or represents the whole network. No one is in charge and we are all leaders. We want to build a welcoming, creative culture of resistance in Syracuse.
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SSN is an affiliate of the North East Anarchist Network (NEaN), which
has connected struggles across the region stretching from Portland,
Maine to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and held regular assemblies for
over a year. NEaN has endorsed actions such as the October Rebellion
against the IMF/World Bank and the demonstrations against the
Democratic and Republican National Conventions, and has over 13