The ReImagining Miniseries: Community Self-Defense
The Poor Prole’s Almanac
September 13th, 2020
In this episode we review the collection of essays collected by Scott Crow titled “Setting Sights: Histories and Reflections on Community Armed Self-Defense” released by PM Press, and we discuss the framework and historical conditions which led to successful armed self-defense of marginalized communities in disaster.Purchase the book here: https://www.pmpress.org/index.php?l=product_detail&p=886and you can follow Scott Crow on Twitter at @scott_crow
scott crow is an international speaker and author. His first book, Black Flags and Windmills: Hope, Anarchy, and the Common Ground Collective, was included on NPR’s Top Summer Reads of 2015. Black Flags and Windmills has been translated into Spanish, Russian, and Chinese. He is a contributor to the books Grabbing Back: Essays Against the Global Land Grab, Witness to Betrayal, The Black Bloc Papers, and What Lies Beneath: Katrina, Race, and the State of the Nation.