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Looking Back, Looking Forward
Jan 17th, 2018

Looking Back, Looking Forward

On the one year anniversary of Trump's inauguration ("J20"), communities around the country will gather to reconnect to the roots from which their movements draw strength,...

2017 Best Sellers & Collective Picks
Dec 7th, 2017

2017 Best Sellers & Collective Picks

It comes as no surprise that our co-operative's best selling titles from 2017 reflected the turbulent social and political atmosphere of a year that felt conflictual,...

Holiday Hours
Dec 1st, 2017

Holiday Hours

While many of us are uncomfortable with the rampant consumerism of the holiday season, we ask that if you plan on buying gifts for loved ones in the coming weeks, you...

Whatcha Wearing?
Oct 19th, 2017

Whatcha Wearing?

It's been eight years since our collective last printed t-shirts and we're gearing up to produce not one, but two amazing shirts featuring custom work by...

#OurRightToRead
Sep 25th, 2017

#OurRightToRead

For the rest of September, we're participating in Banned Books Week by featuring titles that have been censored in the North Carolina prison system, including The New...

Coffee, Just a Buck
Sep 1st, 2017

Coffee, Just a Buck

Our co-op has dropped the price of drip coffee to just one dollar! That's right, Asheville, you can now enjoy organic, fair trade coffee at gas station prices. We're taking...

Community Is Resistance
Aug 23rd, 2017

Community Is Resistance

Hey friends, there's been a lot going on recently, hasn't there? Members of our collective have been all over the country attending zine festivals, disrupting white power...

The Anarchist Bookfair Is Here!
May 1st, 2017

The Anarchist Bookfair Is Here!

This weekend we're co-hosting and participating in Asheville's first ever anarchist book fair. Firestorm collectivistas have been working hard to support this event, which...

Another Year, Another Boycott
Mar 6th, 2017

Another Year, Another Boycott

Last week the NAACP called for a new boycott of North Carolina to "literally bring the state to its knees, unless it stands up for civil rights," echoing last year's HB2...

2016 Best Sellers & Collective Picks
Dec 31st, 2016

2016 Best Sellers & Collective Picks

Looking back at the last twelve months, our best selling new titles reflected the conversations taking place in our community around issues of local and global importance....

Will You Help Sustain Our Co-op in 2017?
Oct 18th, 2016

Will You Help Sustain Our Co-op in 2017?

In the last two months, we've been saddened by closure notices from two 35+ year-old social movement bookstores: Modern Times Bookstore Collective in San Francisco and...

Asheville Goombay
Sep 12th, 2016

Asheville Goombay

Asheville Goombay Festival may be over until next year, but you don't have to wait until 2017 to read some incredible literature by authors of African/Caribbean heritage!