PDFs

Letter on animal liberation - Gilles Dauvé

This is a letter sent by French readers to the authors of Beasts of Burden.

This pamphlet has the merit of addressing a vital question: If communism is to transform the whole of daily life, it can't leave out our relation to animals and the way we eat. Beasts of Burden forces to rethink the whole "primitivist" debate. We hope to tackle this some day.

Grey September - Gilles Dauvé, Karl Nesic and J-P Carasso

The underpaid washer-up and the overpaid white collar who both died in the World Trade Center died as footsoldiers of a system that exploited their death (treating them as heroes of free trade and the free world) as it had exploited their life. They had little time to appreciate the much vaunted security they'd bought in exchange for their submission.

The malaise on the left - Maurice Brinton

Maurice Brinton of Solidarity's 1974 critique of the statist left.

Capitalism and socialism - Maurice Brinton

Labour Party poster, 1945.

Maurice Brinton of Solidarity outlines his view of traditional socialists, and libertarian socialists.

Kronstadt 1921: An analysis of Bolshevik propaganda - David Schaich

General Kozlovsky

David Schaich analyzes the Bolshevik propaganda over Kronstadt, including the claim it was a "White Plot" led by the Tsarist general Kozlovsky (pictured)

Anarchism: from theory to practice - Daniel Guerin

Daniel Guerin's book about the theoretical basis of anarchism, and its practical application to the real world in selected historical examples.

The Workers' Opposition in Nazi Germany - Tim Mason

German workers, 1920s.

Tim Mason on resistance to the Nazis from the German working class.

1968-1971: The League of Revolutionary Black Workers - A. Muhammad Ahmad

A short history of the League of Revolutionary Black Workers - a radical union of black auto workers. The articles includes other information about the car industry, race and struggle from 1910 onwards.

The incomplete Marx - Felton C. Shortall

The Incomplete Marx - Felton C. Shortall

Libertarian Marxist Felton C. Shortall's detailed analysis of the revolutionary ideas of Karl Marx.