The ASF 1986-2016 30th Anniversary

It was on this day in 1986 at 417 King St., Newtown (original Jura Books) the the ASF was founded. There were five people from Melbourne and seven people from Sydney including all four members of the Rebel Worker Group, George Hristov (Bulgarian exile) and Antonio Jimenez (Spanish exile).

From this day, the ASF enters its 31st year with five affiliates; 2nd Melbourne, 15th Brisbane, 17th Perth, 18th TWA (provisional) and 19th Canberra (provisional).

Spanish exile & founding member of ASF, Antonio Jimenez:

May day celebrations, 1986:


    • Hello Louise, my name is Leigh. I knew your Dad. He inspired me to press on with the anarcho-syndicalist project. He showed me a suitcase with a lot of copies of ‘Our Path’ (in Cyrillic Script) and leaflets in English that they had published. Do you know what might have happened to this material? It would be great to scan it for our archive. My email address is: [email protected]

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