With the Republican National Convention just weeks away in Cleveland, Upping the Anti is pleased to publish an article on the importance of jail solidarity in radical social movements. Giving a history of a range of mass demonstrations from world economic organizations to national conventions in the US, Hermes discusses the importance of jail solidarity tactics for activists today. Read the pamphlet here and you can also download it, reproduce and distribute!
It’s time to start organizing the next issue of Upping the Anti! We are calling on all activists and writers to consider publishing their lastest political treatise! Deadline for pitches is Oct. 17, 2015
Upping the Anti has had to delay the printing of Issue 17 due to the theft of our funds. If you can, please renew your subscription or give a donation to help us through these dark, tough times. (Photo of kitten in article!)
Pitches due Aug 20, 2014. First draft due Sept 30, 2014.
We are currently looking for story ideas for ISSUE SEVENTEEN, which will be released in Dec 2014. If you have an idea for a story you would like to see published in our journal, please send us a one-page pitch by Wednesday, August 20, 2014. In addition to the pitch, please submit a short writing sample (max 1,000 words).
UTA is launching a new sustainers drive to try and develop a steady and consistent funding stream from which to expand our operations. The idea is for us to find 100 people who will donate $10 a month to the project. We are currently 32% of the way to reaching this target.