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Specializes in libertarian socialist
(anarchist)/anti-authoritarian material. Great books available --
very cool literature.
a forum for critical thought, coalition
building, artistic creativity, and activism.
collection of user-submitted articles, news and discussion on a
variety of topics.
"New perspectives on politics, culture
"Breaking news and views for
the Progressive Community." This site is amazing, full of
information and fighting the good fight.
is a quarterly review journal that makes independent points of
view widely accessible to librarians, scholars and activists.
"Alternative news, zines, books, music,
opinion, media resources, and more!" Great collection of
alternative media articles on many subjects.
Drug Reform Coordination Network
A central internet
resource for online drug reform activism.
Farm Sanctuary is a U.S.-based organization
which operates farm animal sanctuaries and wages campaigns to
stop the exploitation of animals raised for food.
"Political Issues and Commentary"
"Working for Lesbian and Gay
Equal Rights" - this site is GREAT.
Comprehensive, shocking, important,
urgent -- words can't describe the info this site contains.
They have a similar name and a similar approach.
But these cool cats are overseas. Check 'em out!
for First Amendment Studies
"Founded in 1984,
IFAS is a non-profit educational and research organization
focusing solely on the activities of the radical Religious
An online zine for anarcho, crust, and peace
An eZine that features political satire,
short stories, poetry, and interviews.
Anarchist Black Cross Federation
The ABCF is a network
of collectives that support North American Political Prisoners
and Prisoners of War. Different PP/POWs participated in
progressive and revolutionary movements in varying levels, some
in educational and community organizing, others in clandestine
armed and offensive people's armies. All are in prison as a
result of conscious political action, for building resistance,
building and leading movements and revolution.
The Voice of Abortion Providers;
very informative site, lots of info.
Stop police brutality, repression, and
the criminalization of a generation.
anti-authoritarian group organizing protests and educational
events around local, regional, Florida, national and
The National Coalition for Gay, Lesbian & Bisexual Youth.
Great, needed information.
Great, needed information.
Weekly World Newspaper
The People's Weekly World is
the newspaper of the Communist Party, USA reporting on and
analyzing the pressing issues of the day: peace, social and
economic justice, workers1 rights, civil liberties, reproductive
rights, protection of the environment, and more.
Project Vote Smart (PVS) provides a
comprehensive database about thousands of candidates and elected
officials for President, Congress, Governors and State
Legislators. Less detailed information is available at the county
and local level for each state.
is a site to help progressive activists by providing a place
where times and locations of protests and meetings can be posted
and activists can find out about events near them and around the
is an online magazine of narrative journalism. "There are
six billion people in the world. Each has a story to tell."
Tons of news and commentary from alternative
news sources plus interactive discussion boards on current
issues. You'll also find political satire galore. Ask not at whom
the chimp smirks - he smirks at you.
Inside news and stories of first-hand
experiences with activism in British Columbia and Canada.
Greenpeace's campaign against Genetically
Modified foods. This is a site you MUST CHECK OUT if you want to
avoid GMO products.
The home of Liberalism on the web.
Vegan Action is a non-profit organization that
educates the public about the many benefits of the vegan diet and
friendly vegan and vegetarian resource. There is a TON of
information at this site. Don't miss it!
"As an organization, our mission is
dedicated to informing the public of actions by our government
that affect our Unalienable Rights to Life, Liberty and the
Pursuit of Happiness, and our Constitutional guarantees of
Freedom of Speech, Freedom to Peaceably Assemble and Freedom to
petition the Government to redress of grievances."
In The World Is Bush
All George W. Bush, all the time;
incredibly comprehensive newssite compiling information on the
activities and travels of our unelected 43rd president.
Comprehensive Web site made up of resources
for people with progressive values. Anyone with Internet access
(members and non-members alike) can speak out on urgent issues,
go shopping, make a donation, volunteer their time or listen to
Premier Search Directory for Women Online. VERY comprehensive
women's resource site. Easy to use and loaded with info and
the dope shit! Comprised of 8 gentlemen involved both
individually and in small groups with recording, performing,
writing and unlearning art at large, anticon is a label for a
movement. Bound by 8 brands of genre defiance, the anticon family
along with a handful of coworker cousins have been amassing an
archetypal work ethic for the past 5 years while allowing their
respective aesthetics to grow separately and influence one
Simple List of Record Labels
Tremendous listing of
record labels, major and indie, alphabetized and indexed. It also
shows where the labels are based out of.
Central Florida-based anarcho-punk band.
A Seattle-based political D.I.Y. band and
Florida Local Music Scene
Get listings for shows
across Central Florida, from Tampa to Daytona and everywhere in
between. This is DIY internet at its best.
Cool indie label with releases by bands such
as: Fierce Nipples, Mucky Pup, and Carl You Know Peggy.
Home of Dynamite Boy, Bickley, Lonely Kings,
Aquabats, Bigwig, Whitekaps and other punk/hardcore bands
A San Diego-based music publicity company,
representing such artists as Piebald, Jejune and Kind of Like
Spitting. Also publishes Muddle
magazine, covering punk/hardcore music and pop culture.
Dregs of Humanity
"We are an anarchist
band comprised of the three horsemen of the rock apocalypse. We
geographically hail from central New Jersey and have come to
single-handedly spur the rock 'n roll revolution! Hopeless Dregs
of Humanity is not a political band. This is about life, not
fucking politics. Politics is the sterilized bullshit that those
Republicrats of the state shovel around every 4 years and is
spoken of on television news programs."
of the Rising Punk
Extremely cool site that has a
tremendous number of links for bands, zines, labels and other
misc. punk related things. It is presented in a very easy to use
Music and Miscellany of TagYerit
Discover why Guitar
Player says "full of the pure joy of words and music"
(samples in .wav and .mpg)
Regardless of genre, age demographic,
and musical ability, without the power of the media, your
artistry will never reach its full commercial potential.
Rainmaker educates you on the machinations of the music media and
the myriad of ways to define and succeed in a niche market.
fight the feeling to listen to Ropeadope releases 24 hrs. a day.
They're just THAT good. Artists on this genre-bending label
include The Philadelphia Experiment, Jazzanova, DJ Logic, Spanish
Harlem Orchestra and much more. Bump it!
A Gainesville, FL-based indie label with
releases by The Horror, Might As Well, Robotix, Daughters of the
Revolution and Today Doesn't Count.
Started in 1987 by Joey Shithead
Keithley (of punk legend D.O.A.), the label has several, varied
bands on their roster.
Exchange--festival of independent music -- films -- zines
"The Wilmington Exchange is a cooperative
organization that encourages independent thought, striving for an
environment where people can come together and be inspired."
This California-based indie label bills itself
as "Strange music for strange people." Check it out and
decide for yourself. Its artists include Ethelscull, Hmmm...,
Mandible, Pangenitor, Pilesar and The Gray Field Recordings.
Detroit-based artist whose Thoughtcrime installations composed of
intricately made stencils, inspire and evoke autonomous
free-thinking over conformity and feature deconstructions of
popular icons, self-analytical purgings, and social and political
commentary as key central motifs.
quick and easy way to convert your unwanted CDs and DVDs into
cold, hard cash without ever having to leave home!
Tampa's independently owned and operated punk,
rockabilly, vintage, tiki, surf, metal, goth, emo, swing, retro,
mod and just plain fun boutique. Tell Miss Holly and Joe that you
learned about the store and site through IMPACT.
FL-based maker of politically and socially conscious apparel. All
T-shirts are sweatshop-free.
Baker - ARTIST
Jonathon has done some extraordinary
work for IMPACT press. Check out his web site to see more.
Montage Art of Winston Smith
You've got to see Winton
Smith's amazing art to really appreciate it - descriptions don't
do it justice.
is one of the best vegan shoe stores around. Not only are the
sisters who run it very cool and totally down with IMPACT, they
also sell GREAT shoes (and other items). The store front is in
NYC, but you can order online too!
site offers a wide variety of re-usable bags of all types along
with facts and news on the huge environmental problem posed by
the billions of plastic and paper bags that our society consumes
every year and the global push to reduce their consumption.
Zine Guide has established itself as the
definitive resource for independent and underground publications
known as zines. And they give IMPACT press plenty of props.
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