especifismo

Social Anarchism & Organisation: Concentric Circles

An excerpt from the FARJ programme "Anarquismo Social e Organização"

"Anarchists had more of a stomach for the fight": interview with Juan Carlos Mechoso

2001 interview with the co-founder of the Federación Anarquista Uruguaya (FAU). From the pamphlet The Federacion Anarquista Uruguaya (FAU) : Crisis, Armed Struggle and Dictatorship, 1967-1985 available from Kate Sharpley Library.

Huerta Grande

"Huerta Grande" is a seminal text of South American Especifismo. It was written in 1972 as an internal discussion document of the Federación Anarquista Uruguaya, right before the brutal military coup was installed in 1973. This is the first English translation.

Interview with the Rio de Janeiro Anarchist Federation

An interview with the Rio de Janeiro Anarchist Federation (FARJ). Carried out by Thierry Libertad for the virtual journal Divergences, between December 2007 and February 2008.

Who we are, what we want, the path we follow

Brazilian anarcho-communist group's statement of purpose

Especifismo: The anarchist praxis of building popular movements and revolutionary organization in South America - Adam Weaver

Lucha Libertaria (Libertarian Struggle), Uruguayan Anarchist Federation paper.

The theory and history of Especifismo explained and elaborated on and its similarities and differences with Platformism.

The Need of Our Own Project by Organisación Socialista Libertaria (Argentina)

A short piece advocating specific organization ("Especifismo") from an Argentinian group.