Left wing communism

Category: America


Brasil: What will come?

Passa Palavra, O que virá, 21-1-2021 We are facing a dispute for protagonism among the forces of the right: how will the forces of the left act in this new scenario? The failure of the health system in Manaus, with…

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Self-management Marxism and revolutionary experiences

Gabriel Teles*[1] The practice lesson shows that self-management is possible, but encounters serious obstacles that arise in the revolutionary process itself. Therefore, the lesson of practice not only places us before the necessary paths to realize the self-management revolution, but…

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Anibal: Critique of self-management Marxism

Critique of Introduction to the book Marxist Critique of Leninism This text merits a number of considerations and substantive criticism. 1) The bureaucracy in the USSR did not constitute a class, but was part of the dominant, capitalist class. The…

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Anibal: Critica al marxismo autogestionado

Critica al Introducción del libro Crítica Marxista ao Leninismo  Este    texto  merece  una serie   de consideraciones  y de  críticas de fondo. 1) La  burocracia en  la  URSS  no constituía  una clase, sino  que  formaba parte  de  la clase…

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Gabriel Teles & Rubens Vinicius – Elementos para una crítica Marxista hacía el Leninismo

Presentación El lector desprevenido o ingenuo puede tener dudas sobre el título de esta colección: ¿Es posible una crítica marxista del leninismo? Esta pregunta, sin dudas, se deriva de la distorsión de la comprensión correcta y coherente del significado del…

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Gabriel Teles & Rubens Vinicius – Elements for a Marxist Critique of Leninism

Introduction The unsuspecting or naive reader may have doubts about the title of this collection: Is a Marxist critique of Leninism possible? This question undoubtedly stems from the distortion of the correct and coherent understanding of the meaning of Marxism…

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Movaut (Brazil) – Beyond the Elections

            We are in an election period and, once again, we watch the old catchphrases resuming to look new. Each election looks a lot like the previous one, changing only a few specificities – this is explained by the lack…

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Do democracy and dictatorship exclude or supplement each other?

A critique of Davis, ‘The Road to Anti-State, Anti-market Socialism ‘ On the 10th of June, in “Defund the police” or what? we looked back on the turn the movement of protest and riots against police repression in the USA…

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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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Brasil: a promising initiative

Recently our attention was drawn to a new theoretical-historical website in the Portuguese language: Crítica Desapiedada. If we understood well, this means “Unapologetic criticism”. The subtitle reads “the weapon of criticism for the radical transformation of society!”. Below you can…

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Riots at Curacao (Caribbean)

The proletariat at the island of Curaçao (one of the former Dutch Antillean Islands) is hard hit by the recession and the lockdown measures (Covid pandemic). This is true for the region of the Caribbean as a whole, where the…

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“Defund the police” or what?

Defund the police has been the most important slogan in the last week. The mayors of Los Angeles and San Francisco have announced to cut the Police Department’s budget. In Minneapolis, a majority of the City Council pledged to dismantle its Police…

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