Earth First! 1, no. 8

from Multimedia Library Collection:
Earth First! Movement Writings

Earth First! Fist, Volume One

Foreman, Dave, et al., eds., Earth First! 1, no. 8 (31 October 1981). Republished by the Environment & Society Portal, Multimedia Library. http://www.environmentandsociety.org/node/5698.


In issue eight of Earth First! human civilization is criticized harshly and people are called upon to act.

We have creativity, intelligence, and mediums of communication. We have all the tools and we are the people. All we need is for someone to holler, ‘GO!’

— Reserve (Reverse), New Mexico. 


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Further readings: 
  • Abbey, Edward. The Monkey Wrench Gang. New York: Lippincott, 1975.
  • Foreman, Dave. Confessions of an Eco-Warrior. New York: Harmony Books, 1991.
  • Lee, Martha. Earth First!: Environmental Apocalypse. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1995.
  • Manes, Christopher. Green Rage: Radical Environmentalism and the Unmaking of Civilization. Boston: Little, Brown, 1990.