Mother Earth. Vol. 1 No. 11. January, 1907.

Mother Earth. Vol. 1 No. 11. January, 1907.

Contents: From the Kasidah by Haji Abdu El-Yezdi, Police Education, Observations and Comments, On Suppressing the Advocacy of Crime by Theodore Schroeder, Lecture Tour Emma Goldman, “Events are the true Schoolmasters” by Voltairine De Cleyre, Courage by Matthew Arnold, The Democracy of Whitman by Elizabeth Burns Fern, A Letter to St. Anthony by Maria Muggins, Can the Kingdom of Heaven be Taken by Force? By Bolton Hallass, International Notes, Gustave Flaubert by Charles Mierzwa (concluded), The Masters of Life by Maxim Gorky.

Mother Earth was an anarchist magazine begin in 1906 and first edited by Emma Goldman in New York City. Alexander Berkman, became editor in 1907 after his release from prison until 1915.The journal has a history in the Free Society publication which had moved from San Francisco to New York City. Goldman was again editor in 1915 as the magazine was opposed to US entry into World War One and was closed down as a violator of the Espionage Act in 1917 with Goldman and Berkman, who had begun editing The Blast, being deported in 1919.

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