Left wing communism

Category: Imperialist war, terror, terrorism


The Arabs’ uprising in Palestine (1935)

“Only when the Jewish worker, together with the Fellahs [Arab small peasants and farm workers] who have become proletarians, stands up to fight against Effendis [Arab large landowner] and Jewish capitalists and victoriously smashes the present mode of production will…

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A council communist class analysis of Palestine/Israël (1935)

The proletariat“cannot side either with the Arabs or with the Jews; it can take up neither for the division of the soil nor for its control thru the feudal masters or jewish societies. It can only be completely internationalistic and…

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INTERIMPERIALIST WAR AND THE SUPPOSED ‘DECADENCE OF CAPITALISM’ – answer by C.Mcl.

We refer here to an answer of C.Mcl. on the site of A Free Retriever’s Digest: 4 thoughts on “Has Capitalism entered its Decadence since 1914? Given this answer F.C. makes the following remark about the way Pannekoek is interpreted,…

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Interimperialist war and the supposed ‘Decadence of Capitalism’

A comment on C. Mcl. ‘Has Capitalism entered its Decadence since 1914?’ The author of this (and other) works in progress, has set himself the task to confront the positions of the ICC with reality. In doing so, he is contributing…

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Tasks and Characteristics of the New Party

First English translation from Dutch of an important text by Communistenbond ‘Spartacus’ (1945) The structural change of capitalism requires an analysis of the role and nature of the party 1. Today’s critique of the old parties is not just a critique…

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Turkey at the center of local wars

The following article shows how Turkey is at the center of local wars, balancing forces between Moscow and NATO. It can contribute to an understanding of how “The imperialism of Turkish capital presents a strategy and leadership that (…) presses,…

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How local wars finally lead to WW3, and how to stop it

The Azerbaijan-Armenia war, the momentarily halted conflict in Lybia, the continued tensions in the Middle East and in the Chinese Sea – to mention the most important – ask for an analysis on the basis of the balance of forces…

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What support for striking workers?

STS and the Bath Iron Works’ strike At this site, I have commented on several initiatives at Facebook that call themselves council communist. 1 Looking back at the experiences of these efforts to publish, to discuss, or to be active…

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The Fate of the Class Struggle in Iraq

In order to define our tasks, we must above all draw conclusions from the lessons and experiences of the class struggle of our time. The purpose is to share and use knowledge derived from experiences outcomes from the real class…

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‘Internationalisme’ (GCF), On the National and Colonial Question (1945/1946)

French originals: Resolution … and The national and colonial problem Following two texts by Internationalisme on nationalism and ‘the people’ have been written in the context of inter-imperialist war of the 1940-ties. In our present period, that of ravaging economic…

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