Left wing communism

Category: Organization


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 contagion of the revolt is spreading…

Revolts everywhere! International statement by Proletarios Internacionalistas Since we published our previous text at the end of March, the unfolding of events has only further confirmed what we had there denounced: the war against the coronavirus is a war against…

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Council communists of the world, organize (the workers, or yourselves?)

Recently I have witnessed some interesting attempts of council communists to organize. The actual historical situation brings forwards new elements interested in council communism, and older elements understand the unique chance for an activity larger than mere propaganda and theoretical…

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Invitation to discuss Wagners ‘Theses on Bolshevism’

English / German / Dutch English Theses on Bolshevism, written in 1933 by Wagner, has been one of the most influential texts on the revolution in Russia amongst councils communists. More that 100 years later, this revolution still is a…

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Willy Huhn (1948): ‘Lenin as a Utopian’

In other languages: German, Dutch The first characteristic of Utopian socialism resides in the superstition of the power of science. A rational system is supposed to change the social world in such a decisive way that something ethically better and socially…

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