Spain

Revolucio kaj kontraŭrevolucio en Katalunujo (1936-37)

Traducción al esperanto del libro de Carlos Semprún-Maura "Revolución y contrarrevolución en Cataluña (1936-1937)", realizada por el compañero Jesús González del Sindicato de Banca de Barcelona y editado digitalmente por la FLS de Viladecans.

On the Establishment of the Group “Emancipación”

We have been asked from several quarters to give our views on the new group, Emancipación. As a context for our reflections we start with a brief summary of our guidelines for debating, orienting and regrouping the world’s revolutionary forces.

1936: Report On The Revolutionary Movement In Barcelona

Documentary film made by the CNT/FAI showing the first days of the Spanish revolution in Barcelona. Spanish Audio with English subtitles.

Movie Review: GUN CITY/LA SOMBRA DE LA LEY (2018)

A brief review of the movie Gun City/La Sombra de la ley (2018)

On the Institutional Turn: Four Years of Electoral Municipalism - Juan Cruz López

Manuela Carmena campaigns for Ahora Madrid in 2015

An article written just prior to the 2019 municipal elections in Spain. The author rehearses the arguments in favour of the left's so-called institutional turn and considers its impact on social movements.

A dose of strategic realism? Or how a strike-fund can be effective

Taking into consideration all the discussed above, the appropriate strategic question is the following one: if a strike-fund appears to be an organizational instrument that can help workers to improve considerably their working conditions at the workplace and enhance their class power collectively, why are not other trade unions making use of it too?

A revolutionary theory (with an introduction by Agustín Guillamón)

Front page of El Amigo del Pueblo issue 5

An article published in July 1937 by The Friends of Durruti, large portions of which appeared in the pamphlet “The Revolutionary Message of the ‘Friends of Durruti’” (PDF) that was translated into English via French. Here it is translated in full directly from Spanish for the first time.

Barricadas en Barcelona by Agustin Guillamon (Spa)

Book cover/Portada del libro

Spanish edition, by Ediciones Espartaco International, of Agustín Guillamóns Barricades in Barcelone.

5 times Sabate proved he was Franco’s Public Enemy No. 1

Francesc Sabaté Llopart, aka ‘El Quico’.

The life of Francesc Sabaté Llopart, aka ‘El Quico’, reads like the story of an anarchist action film: participating in the Spanish Civil War, the anti-Nazi resistance in France and armed struggle against Franco, Sabaté carried out assassinations of fascists, illegal border crossings across the Pyrenees and armed robberies to fund the resistance.

Representations of Catholicism in contemporary Spanish anarchist-themed film (1995–2011)

Pedro García-Guirao's essay exploring the portrayal of Catholicism in eight Spanish anarchist-themed films.