The 2017 Verso Radical Diary and Weekly Planner, produced for the centenary of the Russian Revolution, is a beautifully designed week-to-view planner where you can keep track of your coming year. Alongside illustrations, it features significant dates in radical history, drawn from events such as the English Civil War and Castro’s victory march in Havana, and touches on the lives of characters such as Rosa Luxemburg and Gil Scott Heron, and includes movements such as #blacklivesmatter and the Suffragettes.|
FBI "Wanted" poster for civil rights activist Robert F. Williams. October 5, 1959: Williams' Black Armed Guard fires on Ku Klux Klan members riding past a member's house in North Carolina. "Nowwhere in the annals of history does the record show a people delivered from bondage by patience alone" - We Must Fight Back
28, 1969: Riots begin at New York City's Stonewall Inn in response to a police raid. "We are the Stonewall girls / We wear our hair in curls / We don't wear underwear / We show our pubic hair".
"Prisons do not disappear problems, they disappear human beings. And the practice of disappearing vast numbers of people from poor, immigrant, and racially marginalized communities has literally become big business" - Angela Davis declares her innocence over the kidnapping and murder of a judge, January 5, 1971