Tag Archives: Ted Kaczynski

Henry Murray Psychological Study Transcripts

Much has been made of Ted Kaczynski’s involvement with Henry Murray’s psychological studies on Harvard undergraduates, mostly because the studies, and Murray’s work in general, have been linked to the CIA’s MKULTRA program. In his Atlantic article, “Harvard and the Making of the Unabomber,” Alston Chase writes: …from the fall of 1959 through the spring of […]

Letters: Ted Kaczynski and Derrick Jensen

Introduction These letters are representative of a unique phase in Kaczynski’s thought. Immediately after his capture and until about the early 2000s, Kaczynski seemed to focus his recruitment efforts on the anarcho-primitivist and green anarchist movements. He submitted articles to the Earth First! Journal and Green Anarchist, and he updated Live Wild or Die! on his legal […]

Ted Kaczynski’s Critique of Jared Diamond’s Collapse

This critique was originally published, in Spanish, in the internal bulletin of a network of anti-tech radicals with whom Kaczynski had correspondence. The following is the editorial comment on Kaczynski’s critique. Because the article was re-translated into English it may not reflect the original exactly. In this case, as is the case with any other […]

Introduction to the Indomitista Archive

In the late aughts Ted Kaczynski began corresponding with a radical environmentalist and animal rights activist from Spain. At the time, the man had published a handful of books known in the activist subculture as “zines,” the most important of which was a publication entitled Último Reducto (UR), “last stronghold,” a name he later adopted […]

El Boletín (no. 1)

For more information, see “Introduction to the Indomitista Archives.” Introduction For the past few years, a small group of individuals has discussed and exchanged information about themes related to wild nature, criticism of techno-industrial society, and criticism of leftism. This group has been born very slowly but today has formed into a network of people […]

Some comments in reference to the communiques from Individualists Tending toward the Wild

What follows is one of two critiques of the terror group ITS issued by the indomitismo group. See also: “Public Critique of Individualists Tending Toward Savagery” by Anónimos con Cautela “Ted Kaczynski on Individualists Tending Toward Savagery” by Ted Kaczynski The original Spanish version was translated by War On Society. After reading the five communiques […]

Manifesto Podcast on Ted Kaczynski, #PineTreeGang, McLuhan, and more…

Jake Hanrahan, the founder and host of Popular Front Podcast, conducted an interview with Manifesto Podcast on Ted Kaczynski’s “Industrial Society and Its Future.” I was featured on Popular Front a little earlier this year to talk about the eco-extremists in Mexico. Learn more about Kaczynski through my article “Ted Kaczynski and Why He Matters” and […]

Progress versus Wilderness (ca. 1979)

This essay should not be confused with another essay by Kazcynski, “Progress versus Liberty,” famous for being a key document the FBI used to identify Kaczynski as the Unabomber. This writer’s personal viewpoint is that “progress” (as the term is generally understood in modern society) is in the long run incompatible with wilderness preservation. However, […]

Letter: Ted Kaczynski to Tim LaPietra

As an undergraduate student Tim LaPietra published Ted Kaczynski’s essay “Ship of Fools.” The Wildernist interviewed LaPietra in 2016. For more on Ted Kaczynski’s concept of “leftism,” see also “The System’s Neatest Trick” and my own “A Critique of the Concept of ‘Leftism’.”  December 26, 2000 A few weeks ago we had cell rotation. (For security […]

Catastrophe Pending

What follows is the introduction to Jean-Marie Apostolides‘ edition of Industrial Society and Its Future, a.k.a. “The Unabomber Manifesto.” His work to popularize Kaczynski has been analogous to the work of David Skrbina in the U.S. What reason would there be to freely publish here what was already printed in September 1995 by the New York […]