Tent City/Library/Favorites

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Online Resources

crimethinc - decentralized anarchist collective

The Onion


Anarkismo.net Over 15 languages.








Blog.groundswell.collective.com (Art & Activism)

Belovedquilts.org, Facebook: beloved quilts

Library.nu (free peer-to-peer PDFs of books


Aaaarg.org (not sure this is the correct link?)

Scroogle.com – Alternative to Google. Dumps history every 48 hours and no advertisements.

Duckduckgo.com – websearch without tracking (better than google)

Nyms.wikispaces.com – alternative to google products for better privacy


The Sunlight Foundation – info on lobbying political graft and people who move between public and private sector (This isn't really a website. It's in DC.)

Local resources


Google dorkbot Boston Art meets Tech & hacking things

Sprout & co. - Community education and events about science in Davis Sq

Timebanks.org Local time trade circle (and bartering)

Dharma Punx meets in Arlington Boston DPX (Cambridge Meditation Center) [scroll down for details about Arlington group]

Community Change Library on Racism in the US, (free, lending library) 14 Beacon St. Suite 605 Boston, MA

Parts and Crafts – tools & workshop near Davis Sq.

International Socialist Organization – Boston

Science Fiction lending library (cheap -$13/year) @ the New England Science Fiction Association Clubhouse, Somerville 504 Medford St meets Wed pm, nesfa.org

Harvard Center for Middle Eastern Studies Outreach Center library (Doesn't require Harvard ID)

Corvid College – Free classes, collective-led, all over Boston

Radical Organizing Conference Hosted by City Life/Vida Urbana; Summer Institute www.clvu.org

Brookline public library

Fields corner library

Boston Public Library

Lucy Parsons

YMCA @Copley Square has a lending library too

Invite the students or staff at YearUp Boston/Yearup.org Boston - Casey Recupero (crecupero@yearup.org) - Digital Divide and urban youth needs

Prison book night Pine street inn? Emergency plan

Grub street

Federal Depository Libraries


Your local library’s CD section

“Viva Love!” Salem MA-based zine

News sources

Al Jazeera English


Washington Spectator & American Prospect!

Books and Authors

The Big Book on Self-Reliant Living

Anything by Deepak Chopra

“Viva Love!” Salem MA-based zine

Wendell Berry


My grandmother
Socialist poet John Wheelright
Old people’s stories
Open conversation with peers – don’t underestimate it
Lectures @5 (?) Gary Leupp “elite control of US Foreign Policy”
Greg carter – badass of the week
Noam Chomsky