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The Anarchist Collectives: Workers' Self-Management in the Spanish Revolution 1936-1939
Examines the experiments in workers' self-management, both urban and rural, which took place in Spain during the revolution and Civil War.
Anti-Fascist Self-Defense: From Mussolini's Italy to Trump's America
A conversation with Mark Bray, a political activist, historian and a lecturer at Dartmouth College and author of Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook.
AntiFa's Moral Superiority and the Potential for Left-Wing Unity
On the tragedy at Charlottesville and its aftermath.
Beating the fascists? The German Communists and political violence 1929-1933
Eve Rosenhaft examines the involvement of Communist Party militants in political violence against Nazis during the years of Hitler's rise to power in Germany (1929-33). Specifically, she aims to accou...
Berkeley Republicans Hope More Left-Wing Riots Will Create "Pedestal" For Conservative Movement
The students hosting conservative pundit Ben Shapiro at University of California, Berkeley this week say their fingers are crossed in the hopes for a left-wing protest that could amplify his message.
By Any Means Necessary
A review of Dave Hann's book Physical Resistance: A Hundred Years of Anti-fascism (Zero, 2013).
Canadian Information Sharing Service: Volume 3, Number 4 - August 1978
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Century of Progress
WFPL documentary film that criticizes society's direction in the early decades of the 20th century.
Connexions Library: Race, Racism, Ethnicity, Multiculturalism Focus
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on race, racism, ethnicity, multiculturalism, identity.
Could Punching Nazis Have Prevented Hitler From Taking Power
There have been repeated references to how Nazism could have been stopped by street-fighting, with almost no attention paid to the concrete socio-political conditions of Germany between 1920 and 1933....
Falsifying History and Ourselves: Anti-Democratic Propaganda in the Classroom
Contrary to the views promoted by FHAO, the true facts about Germany during the Holocaust show that 1) working class Germans fought the Nazis; 2) anti-Semitism did not come from ordinary people; and 3...
A Few Things About Nonviolence: A Response to Yoav Litvin
The goal of a true movement opposing American fascism should not be adrenaline-boosting brawls, it can only be the long and dedicated work of dismantling various engines of white supremacy within our ...
Fighting Fascism: the Irish at the Battle of Cordoba
A history of the role played by Irish citizens who enlisted to fight against General Franco's fascist forces in Spain in 1936.
For a Workers' United Front Against Fascism: What's Wrong With the Current Policy of the German Communist Party?
Germany is now passing through one of those great historic hours upon which the fate of the German people, the fate of Europe, and in significant measure the fate of all humanity, will depend for deca...
Greece mourns slain anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas
A self-professed Golden Dawn member stabbed leftist rapper Killah P to death in Piraeus on September 18, 2013.
The History of the German Resistance 1933-1945: Widerstand, Staatsstreich, Attentat
A thorough portrayal of the plans, hesitations, frustrations, and failures of the opposition to Hitler.
How 'Antifa' Mirrors the 'Alt-Right'
Behind the rhetoric of the "alt-right" about white nativism and protecting American traditions, history and Christian values is the lust for violence. Behind the rhetoric of antifa, the Black Bloc and...
How (Not) to Challenge Racist Violence
As white nationalism and the so-called "alt-Right" have gained prominence in the Trump era, a bipartisan reaction has coalesced to challenge these ideologies. But much of this bipartisan coalition foc...
In Dresden, PEGIDA meets opposition
PEGIDA's quick growth derives largely from the many fears, especially in eastern Germany, about the scarcity of decent, steady jobs, about constant rent hikes and dwindling hopes about having enough t...
The Lost Partisans
Italy's April 25 holiday marks the anniversary of the country's liberation from fascism. This day in 1945, antifascist partisan units freed the northern industrial centers of Milan and Turin from the ...
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - May 7, 2016: Tax Evasion
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Employing a network of accountants, tax lawyers, corporate shells, tax havens, secret bank accounts, and other methods, the 1% have become extremely adept at evading even the low rates of taxation the...
Philippines: Walden Bello on fighting fascism
Walden Bello at the National Anti-Dictatorship Conference, University of the Philippines, outlines the key elements of an anti-dictatorship program.
The Politics of Nonviolent Action: Part Two: The Methods of Nonviolent Action
An encyclopedic treatment of the theory and practice of nonviolence, with a detailed examination of 198 specific methods of the technique — illustrated with actual cases — within the broad classes of ...
Recovering Forgotten Voices: Against The Current vol. 132
A lover of American literature will come away from reading Alan Wald’s Trinity of Passion: The Literary Left and the Antifascist Crusade excited about the prospect of investigating a long list of curr...
Resistance in Europe: 1939 - 45
Hawes, Stephen; White, Ralph; (eds)
Essays on the resistance against Hitler during World War II.
Responding to Antifa and Riseup: On Revolutionary Politics and Non-Violence
"The left" of contemporary 2017 America is deeply divided and fractured, and it is a shadow of its former self, considering the decline of organized labor, and the disappearance of left-public intelle...
The Socialist Register 1982: Volume 19: A Survey of Movements & Ideas
Miliband, Ralph; Saville, John (eds.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The Struggle Against Fascism Begins with the Struggle Against Bolshevism
Russia must be placed first among the new totalitarian states. It was the first to adopt the new state principle. It went furthest in its application. It was the first to establish a constitutional di...
The Struggle Against Fascism in Germany
A collection of Trotsky's writings on the situation in Germany from 1930 to 1940.
Talking Back to the Right: A guide for community activists
The right's enormous success in framing the American public debate is based not just on isolated issues, but on in overall definition of what the debate is about. The purpose of this guide is to sugge...
This Group Has Successfully Converted White Supremacists Using Compassion. Trump Defunded It.
Life After Hate is a Chicago-based nonprofit that does path-breaking work. Founded by former white supremacist leaders in 2011, it studies the forces that draw people to hate and helps those who are w...
This Rough Game: Fascism and Anti-Fascism
Renton describes the rise of European Fascism, the condition of Weimar Germany, British fascism, Battle of Cable Street and Hitler's life.
When Hate Groups Come to Town: A Handbook of Model Community Responses
Williams, Randall; Wells, Lyn (eds.)
A handbook for dealing with hate groups in communities across North America, dealing with the nature of such groups and how they work and how communities can band together to combat them.
Why is the media promoting Antifa?
The promotion of Antifa serves several interrelated functions. First, the physical violence of a handful of protesters in any large demonstration is regularly used as a pretext for police provocation....
The World in Review and America Today, 1934
WFPL newsreel segments that exposed multiple social current event topics.
Halting British Fascism - Book Reviews
In Excited Times: The People Against the Blackshirts by Nigel Todd (Whitley Bay: Bewick Press, 1995), 130 pages. The Struggle For Hearts and Minds: Essays on the Second World War by Raymond Challinor...
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Gay Liberation Against The Right Everywhere
Organization profile published 1983
Gay Liberation Against the Right Everywhere
Mackenzie-Papineau veterans organize
Organization profile published 1991