Books on Italian anarcho-syndicalism

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Oct 20 2010 08:09
LBird wrote:
'distortions' and 'airbrushing' (though not 'lies'), are a necessary part of any history writing. Anarchists and Marxists, as well as conservatives, liberals and fascists, all write partial history. It's the nature of the beast, and I think it's better that we all accept that we have to read all history books critically, even our own. Communism requires critical thinking

You're conflating partiality with distortion, a distinction important for critical thought (which is necessary for the creation of soviets + electrification).