Peter Linebaugh

Peter Linebaugh is the author of The London HangedThe Many-Headed Hydra: the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic (with Marcus Rediker) and Magna Carta Manifesto. Linebaugh’s latest book is Red Round Globe Hot Burning. He can be reached at:

Peter’s Prayer Poem Shout at the Vernal Equinox

Afterword to Karl Marx, Critique of the Gotha Program

Police and the Wealth of Nations: Déjà Vu or Unfinished Business?

Say Their Names!

A Story for the Anthropocene

Ann Arbor Taskforce on the Center of the City Commons

The Worm in the Apple


The Earth for Their Possession

The Significance of The Common Wind

On the 800th Anniversary of the Charter of the Forest

Omnia Sunt Communia: May Day 2017

Catherine Despard, Abolitionist

Ron Suny and the Marxist Commune: a Note

Marymount, Haymarket, Marikana: a Brief Note Towards ‘Completing’ May Day

The Commons and the Centennial of the Easter Rising

Wake Up the Earth!

The Streets of Baltimore

The Meaning of Magna Carta in the Era of Privatization

A Diggers Song

The Rainbow Sign

The Sling, “Outrageous Fortune,” & Common Wealth?

Police and Plunder

What the Mayor Laughed At

Beauty and Police