Arkangel (Magazine)

Arkangel is a British-based animal liberation semiannual magazine was first published in winter 1989. The magazine, which is sold internationally, covers the global aspects of underground and animal rights campaigns, and promotes a vegan lifestyle. [1]

The magazine was the brainchild of Ronnie Lee, founder of the Animal Liberation Front (ALF). [2] While in prison, he received letters regularly support and information about the unreported activities of ALF activists. Lee decided to publish them in the form of a magazine, with the first edition put together by Vivian Smith. [3] The paper continues to be largely of activists in connection with British ALF. [4]


  1. Jump up ^ Nocella, Anthony. “Understanding ALF: From critical analysis of critical pedagogy” in Best, Steven. Terrorists or freedom fighters? . Lantern Books, 2004, p. 195.
  2. Jump up ^ “Ronnie Lee Fighting Talk: an interview with Arkangel,” Arkangel , issue 25th
  3. Jump up ^ Mann, Keith. From Dusk ’til Dawn: An insider’s view of the growth of the animal liberation movement . Puppy Pincher Press, 2007, p. 189th
  4. Jump up ^ Garner, Robert. Animals Politics and morality , Manchester University Press, 2004, p. 78.