AK Press

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AK Press is a worker-managed, independent publisher and book distributor that specialises in radical left and anarchist literature.wikipedia
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PM Press

Kanaan and several other members of AK Press left in 2007 to form a new radical publishing company PM Press.
PM Press was started in late 2007 by AK Press founder Ramsey Kanaan and several other members of AK Press, including Craig O'Hara.

Ramsey Kanaan

AK was founded in Stirling, Scotland by Ramsey Kanaan in 1987 as a small mail order outlet, named after his mother Ann Kanaan.
Ramsey Kanaan is a Scottish-Lebanese publisher of anarchist literature, best known as the founder of AK Press, a distributor of anarchist and left-wing books named after his mother Ann Kanaan.

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David Rovics

AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.
Later that year, he released Behind The Barricades: The Best Of David Rovics in association with AK Press, including titles from his earlier self-releases which met with minimal commercial success.

Howard Zinn

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Utah Phillips

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Anarcho-communism

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The business also sells clothing, buttons, stickers, and various "anarchist props" like an upside down map of the world and the red and black flag of anarcho-communism.

Organizational Self-management

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AK Press is a worker-managed, independent publisher and book distributor that specialises in radical left and anarchist literature.

Far-left politics

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AK Press is a worker-managed, independent publisher and book distributor that specialises in radical left and anarchist literature.

Cooperative

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Operated out of Chico, California, the company is collectively owned.

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AK was founded in Stirling, Scotland by Ramsey Kanaan in 1987 as a small mail order outlet, named after his mother Ann Kanaan.

Chico, California

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The project soon expanded, venturing into independent book publishing, and AK Press also now has a branch in Chico, California.

Worker cooperative

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AK Press is organised as a workers' co-operative; the Press is owned by all members of the collective and works without bosses, with every member partaking in each function of the organisation.

Anarchism

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Works published by AK Press include reprints of radical classics as well as original works; its book topics include anarchism, globalisation, and animal rights, and are often difficult to find through mainstream outlets.

Globalization

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Works published by AK Press include reprints of radical classics as well as original works; its book topics include anarchism, globalisation, and animal rights, and are often difficult to find through mainstream outlets.

Animal rights

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Works published by AK Press include reprints of radical classics as well as original works; its book topics include anarchism, globalisation, and animal rights, and are often difficult to find through mainstream outlets.

Spoken word

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Noam Chomsky

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Jello Biafra

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Arundhati Roy

The Cost of Living'' (book)
AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

Mumia Abu-Jamal

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AK Press has released spoken word albums by figures such as Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Jello Biafra, Arundhati Roy and Mumia Abu-Jamal and music by artists including David Rovics and Utah Phillips.

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