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Welcome to the "Class Struggle"

Letter from M. Kattz to introduce the Class Struggle newspaper.

Five Theses on the Class Struggle - by Anton Pannekoek

Anton Pannekoek's classic manifesto against state socialism (democratic or otherwise) and for council communism, an industrial society governed by a democracy of workers' councils

دفاعیه آگوست اشپایز

آگوست اشپایز به عنوان یکی از آفرینندگان اول ماه می به دفاع از طبقه خود میپردازد و بیدادگاه بورژوازی آمریکا را به داددگاهی علیه نظام سرمایه تبدیل میکند

Solidarity from the Diaspora to those in the Philippines

A message from the diaspora to those in the Philippines

Failed Response to Coronavirus in Indiana Prisons (Pendleton Correctional Facility)

An article by Kevin "Rashid" Johnson exposing how Indiana prisons have responded to the pandemic. Since this article was first written, a hunger strike has broken out over the conditions described here.

10. Mein Kampf & Tuskegee

Peter Linebaugh on Hitler's anti-semitic views on syphilis and their parallels with racist medical trials in America.

Of Indiscriminate Attacks and Wild Reactions: An Anti-Civ Anarchist Engages with ITS and Atassa, their Defenders and Their false Critics

A critique of the "eco-extremist" trend and its defenders and publicists among the nihilist and post-left anarchist milieu. While many libertarian communists have significant differences with the author's politics, it is reproduced here as an important expose of how far some anarchists were willing to embrace a completely reactionary form of misanthropic and misogynistic politics. Taken from the archive at Anarchist Libraries.
Content note: this piece includes discussion of sexual violence.

A Field Guide to Straw Men: Sadie and Exile, Esoteric Fascism, and Olympia’s Little White Lies

An examination of third position/cryptofascist/eco-fascist infiltration into the anarchist milieu and related scenes in Olympia, Washington during the mid-2010s. This text was first published on Puget Sound Anarchists.

Splits of the Socialist Workers Party (Britain)

Esme Choonara Amy Leather Candy Udwin Maxine Bowler SWP Disputes Committee

We do not agree with their politics but reproduce this for reference.

Notable splits and departures from the Socialist Workers Party in Britain (and some notable international splits) in chronological order including key figures. The list shows a history of active members' serious complaints about the organisation and how it is organised. The issues are repeated since the formation of the SWP which should raise questions about the much-vaunted SWP model of ‘building the party’ especially for those unfamiliar with the party and its history.