The Paris Commune and the idea of the state - Mikhail Bakunin

Russian anarchist Mikhail Bakunin on the Paris Commune and the idea of government and the state.

The Commune of Paris - Peter Kropotkin

Russian anarchist Peter Kropotkin's analysis of the Paris Commune, a defining moment in revolutionary history which inspired both marxist and anarchist revolutionaries for many years afterwards, and warrants continued attention today.

Cottin, Louis Emile, 1896-1937

Louis Emile Cottin

A biography of Louis Emile Cottin, who attempted to assassinate the French president and fought in the Durruti Column in the Spanish Civil War.

Crosnier, Alain, 1955-2005

A biography of French anarchist and magazine director of Alternative Libertaire, Alain Crosnier.

Guerin, Daniel, 1904-1988

Daniel Guerin.

A biography of the French libertarian communist and gay liberationist intellectual, Daniel Guerin.

Lyotard, Jean-Francois, 1924-1998


A short account of academic Jean-Francois Lyotard's time as a revolutionary libertarian socialist.

Bouyé, Henri, 1912-1999

Henri Bouyé

A short biography of Henri Bouyé, who kept the French anarchist movement going throughout World War II and rebuilt the movement following the war.

Bourgeois, Guy, 1926-2004

Guy Bourgeois in the 1950s

A short biography of Guy Bourgeois, French anarchist and anti-colonialist who fought with the resistance during World War 2.

Malaquais, Jean, 1908-1998

Jean Malaquais.

A biography of the writer, communist, and "stateless person", Jean Malaquais.

Biard, Roland, 1942-1998


A short biography of French anarchist militant and historian, Roland Biard.