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The Abolition of the State: Anarchist & Marxist Perspectives
Both Anarchists and Marxists believe that it will be possible to do away with the state. But what do they mean by that? What is the state, after all? What institutions, if any, would be necessary ...
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.
The Comintern, CPUSA & Activities of Rank-and-File CPers
CP members, including worker and African-American militants capable of leading heroic mass struggles, were unable to develop their own revolutionary socialist viewpoint independent of the leadership. ...
Live Working or Die Fighting: How the Working Class Went Global
Mason realtes a series of struggles for worker and human rights over the past two hundred years and compares them to current struggles.
A Marxist History of the World part 85: June 1936: the French general strike and factory occupations
In the mid-1930s French workers launched a wave of strikes and occupations. Neil Faulkner explains how the Stalinised Communist Party worked to contain this resistance.
The Popular Front Didn't Work
The Communist Party's 1930s popular front strategy weakened the labour movement and empowered the Democratic Party, a strategy that would be even more destuctive to the socialist left today.
The Popular Front: Rethinking CPUSA History
Very simply, the legacy of the Communist movement in the United States points to the need for revolutionaries today to develop rank-and-file worker organizations independent of and opposed to the labo...
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...
The Sixties: Years of Hope, Days of Rage
One of the best books on the Sixties in the U.S., bringing to life the political and cultural currents, including especially the music, which raged during that decade, and setting them in historical c...
Working Class Communism: A Review of the Literature