The first of a two-part interview about the Angry Brigade, Britain’s first urban guerrilla group, with John Barker, author who in 1972 was convicted for being part of the organisation.

Listen to part 2 here

Check out John’s website and buy his books here: https://www.theharrier.net/

And check out John Barker’s radical London playlist, a collection of tracks which Brigaders were listening to at the time here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL71HxBMvC6byAUIVUB3Hm_h4HLy26FIKr

This is a detailed history of the Angry Brigade: https://libcom.org/library/angry-brigade-history-britains-first-urban-guerilla-group

And this is a comprehensive chronology of Angry Brigade activities and collection of all their documentation: https://libcom.org/history/angry-brigade-documents-chronology

FOOTNOTES
1. Society of the Spectacle – Guy Debord – you can read it online here: libcom.org/library/society-of-the-spectacle-debord
2. King Mob – here is a short introduction to the group: libcom.org/history/mob-who-sho…be-here-hari-kunzru

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Edited by Tyler Hill of the Gods & Ghosts podcast: tylerkenthill.podbean.com/
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