social democracy

The revolution is not a party affair - Otto Rühle

Otto Rühle

This article was written in May 1920 and was first published in the German paper Die Aktion. This translation first appeared in the London Workers' Group bulletin (no. 14, October 1983). A different english translation was published in the American journal Revolutionary Struggle, No. 2, Spring 1979.

Theory and action in Marxist doctrine - Amadeo Bordiga

In this article from 1951, Amadeo Bordiga presents a master-summary of various bourgeois ideologies and their underlying social dynamics, before outlining the Marxist conception of party, praxis, and the Marxist approach to the unions.

West Germany: Censorship and Repression in the Model State

In West Germany, repression is now 'democratically' sanctioned and seen as a model for other countries to adopt.

The new tactic - Karl Kautsky

Pannekoek Kautsky

Controversy with Anton Pannekoek.

Standing at night, or taking it lying down? - Mouvement Communiste/Kolektivně proti Kapitălu

gestures

A byproduct of the recent protests against the new "Labour Law" in France was an Occupy-style protest movement (known as "Nuits Debout") based around gatherings in public squares, notably Place de La République in Paris. This is a translation of a highly critical leaflet which Mouvement Communiste distributed at the gatherings. The original French version is provided as a PDF.

International Council Correspondence Volume 1, Number 12

The Volume 1, Number 12 (October 1935) issue of International Council Correspondence.

Fascismo & Antifascismo - Jean Barrot/Gilles Dauvé

Uma análise histórica de como o Estado é tornado ditadura ou democracia conforme as necessidades do capital a cada momento, da relação disso com a luta autônoma do proletariado, e da ilusão daqueles (inclusive anarquistas) que aderem ao Estado democrático (contra o fascismo) como se isso não fosse aderir à repressão e eliminação da luta autônoma do proletariado.

O «renegado» Kautsky e seu discípulo Lênin - Jean Barrot

Karl Kautsky

Este artigo descreve como as teorias de Lênin e, portanto, o leninismo e o trotskismo, são prolongamentos da teoria de Kautsky sobre a questão da relação entre a classe operária e a teoria revolucionária. É mostrado que a resposta que Kautsky dá à questão constitui o fundamento teórico da prática e da organização de todas as variedades de leninismo.

Arguments AGAINST Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party

We seem to be in a period when the Labour Party will, again, start pretending that it can protect people from the ravages of a crisis-ridden capitalist system.

This is a place to collect arguments and articles about the futility of such a project.

Fire in the minds of men: origins of the revolutionary faith - James H. Billington

A hostile, but very informative, historical overview of the development of socialist thought.