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Boris Yelensky: Factory Committees in the Russian Revolution

Boris Yelensky’s In the Social Storm – Memoirs of the Russian Revolution, is a neglected text even in anarchist circles. Yelensky was living in exile in Chicago when news of the February Revolution in Russia reached him. 2,743 more words


Anarcho-Syndicalism or Class Struggle

Vol. 1 No. 1 November 2017

By Nacho Gonzalez

This is an executive summary of a forthcoming article.


The influence of Anarchism and Syndicalism has a long history in the American Left. 98 more words

Voline: The Bolshevik October Revolution

Well, here it is: the 100th anniversary of the 1917 October Revolution in Russia. The “October Revolution” in reality represented the seizure of power by the Bolsheviks, the party of Lenin, Trotsky and Stalin, representing the revolutionary wing of the Russian Marxist social democratic movements.  1,605 more words


Catalonia 2017

The Spanish government’s response to the Catalan independence vote brought back some painful memories regarding Franco’s dictatorship following the defeat of the anarchists in the Spanish Revolution… 329 more words


Weimar America

Sargon has an important video on the Alt-Right and Antifa (the “Alt-Left”). The video is just under twenty-nine minutes.

I agree with Sargon that Antifa and the Alt-Right are both problematic because of their collectivist, identity-driven ideologies. 73 more words

Book: Patrick Renshaw - "The Wobblies: The Story of the IWW & Syndicalism in the United States" (1999)

Description: “Does anyone save historians remember the Wobblies? This nickname for the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), the revolutionary labor union founded in Chicago in 1905, not so long ago was part of the vocabulary of labor and socialist movements everywhere. 91 more words


class war

Hey bootlickers! Hey management types!

Most of what you do is either toxic

or totally bereft of meaning

fuck you, this hierarchy is coming down