council communism

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.

The councilist movement in Germany (1914-1935): A history of the AAUD-E tendency

Article tracing the origins and theoretical development of the 'unitary' current of the General Workers' Union of Germany.

Extracts from the Leading Principles of the KAI

Extracts from the 1922 'Leading Principles' of the Communist Workers' International.

What does the Communist Workers Union want? - KAUD

1932 statement of the Communist Workers Union of Germany (Kommunistische Arbeiter-Union Deutschlands) on its perspective and purpose.

Guidelines of the AAUD-E

Guidelines of the General Workers' Union Unitary Organisation, as presented at the Fourth Conference of the General Workers' Union of Germany in June 1920

Extracts from the guidelines of the AAUD

Extracts from the December 1920 Guidelines of the General Workers' Union of Germany

Program of the AAUD

Program of the General Workers' Union of Germany, adopted at their third national conference in Leipzig, December 12-14, 1920.