state capitalism

Anti-Capitalist, but Libertarian Communist

RAC evaluates the meaning of "anti-capitalism" to Anarchists.

Communisme is de materiële menselijke gemeenschap: Amadeo Bordiga in onze tijd - Loren Goldner

Newspaper fragment of a portrait of Amadeo Bordiga

Loren Goldner's tekst uit 1991 over het werk van de Italiaanse Marxist Amadeo Bordiga en met name over diens verhelderende inzicht dat "kapitalisme gelijkstaat aan de agrarische revolutie". Voorafgegaan door het voorwoord bij de Zweedse editie uit 2002.

The Decline of Capitalism - Yevgeni Preobrazhensky

Preobrazhensky's book on crisis, reproduction and imperialism.

Aspects of the Russian Question – American Fraction of the Left Communist International (1949)

Written by D for the March-April 1949 issue of International Bulletin, the publication of the American Fraction of the Left Communist International.

Cynicism From Above, Cynicism From Below

The state bureaucracies of Eastern Europe are unable to accept any challenge to their right to decide and control.

International Council Correspondence Volume 3, Number 1

The Volume 3, Number 1 (January 1937) issue of International Council Correspondence.

International Council Correspondence Volume 2, Number 7

International Council Correspondence, Vol. 2, no. 7, June 1936

Did Trotsky point the way to socialism?

Trotsky A Graphic Guide cover by Geary

Transcript of the opening remarks from a debate between Adam Buick arguing No (for the Socialist Party of Great Britain) and Hillel Ticktin arguing Yes, (Critique Journal) taking place on 24th January 2009 at Hillhead Library in Glasgow. Full video recording also available online.

Revolution and counterrevolution in Catalonia - Carlos Semprún Maura

First published in France in 1974, a “critical analysis of the bureaucratization of the CNT, with regard to both the political as well as the economic terrain”, bureaucratization which the author claims was “total and complete”, with discussions of certain historical turning points and watershed moments (e.g., the militarization of the militias, the May Events and the overthrow of the Council of Aragon), and extensive passages quoted from eyewitness accounts (e.g., Marcel Ollivier’s Les journées sanglantes de Barcelone), newspaper articles and official documents that have not previously appeared in English translation.