Maps of Australia

Maps of Australia

There are many maps of Australia – here are three! INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIA This map is just one representation of many other map sources that are available for Aboriginal Australia. Using published resources available between 1988–1994, this map attempts to represent all the language, social or nation groups of the Indigenous people of Australia. It...

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How to Make Trouble and Influence People

How to Make Trouble and Influence People

The expanded Second Edition of How to Make Trouble and Influence People is here! This book reveals Australia’s radical past through more than 500 tales of Indigenous resistance, convict revolts and escapes, picket line hijinks, student occupations, creative direct action, street art, media pranks, urban interventions, squatting, blockades, banner drops, guerilla theatre, and billboard liberation....

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Second Edition to be Published in 2013!

Second Edition to be Published in 2013!

EXCITING NEWS! How to Make Trouble and Influence People Second Edition to be co-published in 2013 with radical US publishers PM PRESS! You can find our more about PM Press and their amazing collection of titles they publish at: WWW.PMPRESS.ORG The second edition will be 30 pages longer than the 2009 first edition. It...

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Please ask your Local Community, School or University Library if they can order the book.

Please ask your Local Community, School or University Library if they can order the book.

‘How to Make Trouble and Influence People’ in LIBRARIES! We’re trying to get the book in as many local libraries as possible before we sell out. Please ask your local community, school or university library if they can order the book for their shelves. Then you can go in and read it whenever you...

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Get your books direct from Breakdown Press

Get your books direct from Breakdown Press

You can order directly from our website and have the book shipped straight to your door. All profits from the sale of this book will be put towards future Breakdown Press projects, so thankyou for your support. Postage is a flat rate of $6 and we’ll throw in some stickers, a newspaper poster series...

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Friendly places to buy “How to Make Trouble and Influence People” – Support Indie bookstores!

Friendly places to buy “How to Make Trouble and Influence People” – Support Indie bookstores!

Available at these good bookshops If you would like to sell copies of the book through your bookstore, community organisation or distro email us at [email protected] VICTORIA: STICKY, Degraves St Subway under Flinders St, Melbourne THE BRUNSWICK STREET BOOKSTORE, 305 Brunswick St, Fitzroy BRUNSWICK BOUND, 361 Sydney Rd, Brunswick AVENUE BOOKSTORE, 127 Dundas Place,...

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Pranks, Hoaxes, Graffiti and Political Mischief-Making from across Australia – SYDNEY!

Pranks, Hoaxes, Graffiti and Political Mischief-Making from across Australia – SYDNEY!

Book launch THURSDAY the 3rd December 2009 –  upstairs at the Berkelouw Cafe and Bookshop Newtown, 6-8 O’Connell St, Newtown, 6pm-8pm. Entry is free and speakers include the book’s author Iain McIntyre as well as Dr Meredith Burgmann, Mother Inferior (Order of Perpetual Indulgence) and Simon Hunt (Pauline Pantsdown). Launch party SATURDAY the 5th December...

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Over 300 Photos + Patches + Badges + Flyers

Over 300 Photos + Patches + Badges + Flyers

This collection reveals Australia’s radical past through tales of Indigenous resistance, convict revolts and escapes, picket line hi-jinks, student occupations, creative direct action, media pranks, urban interventions, squatting, blockades, banner drops, street theatre and billboard liberation; including stories and anecdotes, interviews with pranksters and troublemakers, and over 300 spectacular photos documenting the vital history...

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Only dead fish go with the flow – INTRODUCING How to Make Trouble and Influence People

Only dead fish go with the flow – INTRODUCING How to Make Trouble and Influence People

Welcome to the collected and expanded edition of How To Make Trouble and Influence People. For over a decade this series of books and pamphlets has focused on how generations of Australian troublemakers have moved beyond political inertia to push the boundaries of “acceptable” protest. As a result, the publications have not only included...

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Continuing the Series…

Continuing the Series…

Have you heard of the original books, they were published in 96, 98 and 2003? You’ve probably got a copy stashed in your toilet library. The book will be a compilation of interviews and historical listings of left wing political satire, pranks, hoaxes and direct action from Australia alongside photos of graffiti, billboard revisions,...

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Forthcoming book from Breakdown Press.

Forthcoming book from Breakdown Press.

Featuring Stories and images collected together from Australia’s radical past. A rich collection of often unheard events and people from across the land. 14 INTERVIEWS: The Chaser, Buga-Up, Kevin Buzzacott, John Safran, Pauline Pantsdown, Dave Burgess, Meredith Burgmann, Deborah Kelly, Order of Perpetual Indulgence, Stuart Highway, John Howard Ladies’ Auxiliary Fan Club, No To...

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