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Workers in Stalin's Russia - Marie Louise Berneri

A short book written in 1944. Berneri outlines how socialism did not exist in the U.S.S.R. and how the lives of workers under state socialism was essentially the same as those who lived under capitalist democracies.

Cuba: Fading Star in the Caribbean (1986)

A 1986 left-wing critique of Cuba as state capitalist, dependent & dominated by Russian imperialism, and still burdened by racism, sexism, and homophobia. A special supplement focuses on the anti-gay policies of the Castro regime.

List otwarty do delegacji robotniczych udających się z Ameryki i Europy do Rosji (1927)

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List opracowany przez międzynarodowych lewicowych komunistów zaadresowany do delegacji robotniczych udających się do Rosji w 1927 r. Autorzy proszą członków delegacji o odnalezienie lewicowych komunistów więzonych na Syberii, m.in. Miasnikowa z Grupy Robotniczej, i dostarczenie informacji na temat ich stanu.

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.

A documentary history of communism in Russia - Robert V. Daniels

A valuable collection of nearly 300 documents (from 1894-1991) on Russia and socialism, from a variety of contributors - e.g. Lenin, the Russian left communists, Luxemburg.

Soviet justice: The case of Gavriil Pavlyuk

A very short article on the prsecution of anarchist peasant Gavriil Pavlyuk

Borzenko and the Odessa Anarchist Underground: Borzenko, Grigori Maximovich (1888-1938) aka Leonid Moskalenko

A short biography of Grigori Borzenko, active in the Odessa anarchist underground.

Communism is the Material Human Community: Amadeo Bordiga Today - Loren Goldner

Goldner assesses Bordiga's analysis of the nature of the 'socialist' countries, and the centrality of the agrarian question. This article originally appeared in 'Critique' #23, 1995 as 'Amadeo Bordiga, the agrarian question and the international revolutionary movement'.