P1: Anti-nukes escalate - The Heat after Harrisburg, Silkwood - Industry Pays
P2: Roadside Notes, Women Rock Against Prisons, Hell No! We Won't Go
P3: Pornography - Feminists break the bonds
P4: Repression in Europe - States Gang Up: Germany, Sweden, Greece
P5: Dying for Work - Women's Occupational Hazards, Women Workers of the Asian Rim
The Blast - Lines from solitary, Gay/Hoon acquitted, Phil Ruff, Yvonne
Wanrow free, State slaps SORWUC, Women-hating ritual, Links without
chains, Revolting women in Iran, Bordering on Anarchy
Poster: Re-invent Revolution!
P10: Anarcha-Feminism: Moving Together
P11: Abortion & Sterilization - Keep Your Laws Off My Body, Unions That Work
P12: Kids Stuff, News From Nowhere
P13: Unions Lose Control?- France/Germany, War raised on Rage
P14: Privacy Promotes Problems - The Lonely Crowd, Coming Out Correctly, Oppression Beyond
Issue 10, Summer 1979
“Women Rock Against Prisons” reports on the all-woman punk band “The
Visitors” being invited out to play at the prison in Abbotsford
(doesn't state which one). Reports that they used the opportunity to
promote their political views about, among other things, solitary
*this issue was produced by an eight-woman collective intent on
learning the skills ot produce the paper, but also in releasing a
specifically anarcha-feminist edition.
⁃ Reports on the extradition of an
RAF member from the UK to West Germany, the use of Dead Unit Cells to
psychologically break imprisoned RAF members, the criminalization of
left-wing activity in W. Germany.
⁃ Imprisonment of anarchists in
Greece for possession of molotov cocktails. Given a six-year sentence.
Raids and harassment of other anarchists.
⁃ “The Blast” “Lines from
Solitary” 6, reports on the seizure of the classification and parole
building at Walla Walla on May 9th by Carl Harp and two others. The
article includes a letter sent to OR by Carl Harp informing them of the
prisoners intent to remain non-violent, and of their support by 250
prisoners in the general population. He reports that they managed to
get media in with whom they spoke “about everything in this prison from
over-crowding to secret files, the beatings and silent beefs.”(6)
Includes a plea for outside support particularly since the prisoners
had surrendered and were afraid of reprisals.
⁃ “One step forward Wood and Hoon
acquitted” page 6. Reports on their February 79 victory. Discusses
Wood's strategy and legal defense committee. Notes that one fo the
prosecution witnesses (the prison guard) was then facing perjury
charges. Reports that Steve Hall is serving a life sentence for his
attack on the guard, and that all of the prisoners have been
transferred to Millhaven. (this paper is the issue which contains The
Kite) Includes the contact information for the Solitary Confinement
⁃ Reports on Yvonne Wanrow who has plead guilty to second degree manslaughter
⁃ Article on lesbian seperatism 14-15