An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

Version 8.3

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This web page holds an anarchist FAQ. Its aim is to present what anarchism really stands for and indicate why you should become an anarchist.

This web-site is the creation of many anarchists across the globe and is a classic example of the power of freedom, equality and mutual aid. If you want to contact some of those responsible, then send email to

For mirrors and downloadable versions of the FAQ check the bottom of this page.

What's New in the FAQ?

An Anarchist FAQ

Version 8.3 - 13-Apr-2000


Section A - What is anarchism?

Section B - Why do anarchists oppose the current system?

Section C - What are the myths of capitalist economics?

Section D - How does statism and capitalism affect society?

Section E - What do anarchists think causes ecological problems?

Section F - Is "anarcho"-capitalism a type of anarchism?

Section G - Is individualist anarchism capitalistic?

Section H - Why do anarchists oppose state socialism?

Section I - What would an anarchist society look like?

Section J - What do anarchists do?

Appendix - Anarchism and "Anarcho"-capitalism

Appendix - The Symbols of Anarchy

Appendix - Anarchism and Marxism


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Links last updated on 13-Apr-2000

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The FAQ is now mirrored at eight sites:

General sites here or here. For Australian readers, try here.
For European readers, try here or here.
For North American readers, try here.
For the version at Spunk Press, go here.
The most recent version of the FAQ can always be found at the original site here.

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Downloadable html and text versions of the current FAQ are available here.
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