council communism

Council communist theory - Peter J. Rachleff

Peter Rachleff's 1976 introduction to and history of council communism.

Council communism - Richard Gombin

Richard Gombin's 1978 introduction to the history and theory of council communism.

Council communism - Neil Fettes

Neil Fettes' introduction to the idea of council communism, written in 1999.

Kurasje documents

The majority of texts from council communist archive Kurasje.org.

From left radicalism to council communism: Anton Pannekoek and German revolutionary Marxism - John Gerber

German revolution, 1918-1919.

John Gerber on the revolutionary movement in Germany and the involvement of Anton Pannekoek in the shift of many workers towards council communism. In PDF format.

On council communism - Marcel van der Linden

Marcel van der Linden writes on council communism. In PDF format.

Marxism, prefigurative communism, and the problem of workers' control - Carl Boggs

Carl Boggs writes on the movement for workers' councils, looking at the examples of the failures of the Russian and German revolutions, and the Italian Biennio Rosso.

Councils and State in Weimar Germany - Guido De Masi and Giacomo Marramao

Guido De Masi and Giacomo Marramao write on the German workers' councils and council communist movement around the German revolution of 1918.

Bricianer, Serge, 1923-1997

A biography of French left communist Serge Bricianer.

Pannekoek and Workers' Councils - Serge Bricianer

Serge Bricianer on council communist Anton Pannekoek and his ideas on workers' councils.