Russian revolution

The Black Guards

Putilov factory meeting - Petrograd 1917

A short account of the Anarchist Black Guards and their suppression by the Bolsheviks in Moscow in 1918

March 1918 Vol 1 No 6

VOL.I. MARCH, 1918, NEW YORK NO.6.

February 1918 Vol 1 No 5

VOL 1. FEBRUARY, 1918, NEW YORK NO. 5.

January 1918 Vol 1 No 4

VOL. I JANUARY, 1918, NEW YORK NO. 4

December 1917 Vol 1 No 3

VOL.I. DECEMBER,1917 NEW YORK NO.3.

Wild and notorious: Asnin, Shlema Aronovich (18--?-1917)

The Durnovo mansion

A short biography of Shlema Asnin, colourful anarchist remembered for his role in the June-July days of 1917.

The Leninist Facade

In direct oppostion to what Marx advocated, the Bolsheviks tried to institute socialism without democracy. The damage to the socialist movement resulting from this was immense.

Dockers boycott SS Jolly George, 1920

Commemorative stamp depicting Harry Pollitt and the boycott

A short account of UK dockworkers who in May 1920 refuse to load a ship carrying armaments bound for use against the revolution in Russia.

When insurrections die - Gilles Dauvé

This is a reconceived version of 'Fascism and Anti-Fascism'. In this text, Dauvé draws on the experiences of the revolutionary movements in Russia, Germany, and Spain to criticize anti-fascism and democracy, and to draw general conclusions for communists today.