May 1912 was a merry month for those who had it in for radicals in London. Not only did it bring a successful prosecution of prominent advocates of Votes for Women for conspiracy, but almost simultaneously one of the best-known anarchists, Errico Malatesta, was had up for libel, having published a "circular" denouncing a police spy in the movement...
|From Black Flag, 2014/15, pp.32-34: review of The Method of Freedom, |
An Errico Malatesta Reader. (AK Press)
(Monday, May 20)
|The Old Bailey (Central Criminal Court)|
UPDATE: ... and more on Malatesta and the background to the case, posted 29/5/16 -