Croatia

Stjepan Filipović: everlasting symbol of anti-fascism

Stjepan Filipović on the gallows

Short account of the execution of Croatian communist partisan Stjepan Filipović by the Nazis in 1942, which was made famous by his final act of defiance.

The Republic of Labin, 1921

Hammer and sickle from the Republic of Labin

A short history of a short-lived uprising of coal miners in Croatia following an attack by Italian fascists, by Steven Johns.

Over the walls of nationalisms and wars: statement of participants of 8th Balkan Anarchist Bookfair

Ruined Stari Most from the wikimedia commons

This text is the collective statement of the participants of the 8th Balkan Anarchist Bookfair (BASK) in Mostar which took place at the beginning of September, 2014. It is an important statement in light of recent and seemingly rising apologetics among anarchists and the anti-authoritarian left regarding nationalism.

The politics of genocide - Edward Herman and David Peterson

Herman and Peterson review the Western media's response to several different bloodbaths and criticize how the characterization, language, and ultimately policy responses are shaped by the narratives drafted in support of U.S. client states and agents. We do not necessarily agree with all of it but reproduce it for reference.

Exploitation in Split: University students tricked by Montmontaža – Plinovodovod

Croatian students struggling for their wages.

MASA interviewed by IASR

IASR (Anarcho-Syndicalist Initiative from Romania) interviews MASA (The Network of Anarcho-syndicalists) in Croatia. A very thought provoking interview.

An ambiguous journey: Ante Ciliga (1898-1992) - Philippe Bourrinet

Ante Ciliga

This is a well-researched obituary of Ante Ciliga, the Yugoslav communist who wrote the wonderful book about the Soviet Union - The Russian Enigma in English, Au Pays du grand mensonge in French.

Croatia: What has been accomplished so far?

An analysis of the Croatian anti-government protests by a member of MASA (Network of Anarcho-Syndicalists).

We want to work and to manage our work!

MASA's leaflet from 19th March's demo.

1 little, 2 little, 10000 little Indians

Article about recent protests in Zagreb and across Croatia by a member of MASA (Network of Anarcho-Syndicalists).