Category Archives: Revolutionary Tactics and Strategy

Diamond Reynolds immediate witness to the murder of Philando Castile, tells her story clearly and directly.

Diamond Reynolds Speaks directly Philando Castile’s fiancée Diamond Reynolds speaks her mind. “I just ask that we get justice”

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Countermobilizations stop Trump Rally in Chicago

March 11, 2016 Reuters reports that counter-demonstrations forced the closure and rescheduling of a Chicago rally by supporters of proto-Bonapartist Republican Party Presidential candidate Donald Trump Trump’s Chicago rally called off for safety reasons amid chaos CHICAGO | By Emily … Continue reading

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Bourgeois Socialism

. Conservative or Bourgeois Socialism From MIA: Marxists: Marx & Engels: Library: 1848: Manifesto of the Communist Party: Chapter 3: A part of the bourgeoisie is desirous of redressing social grievances in order to secure the continued existence of bourgeois … Continue reading

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‘Fire in the Barrio “The Way of Sandino”‘ excerpt from Omar Cabezas, Fire From the Mountain: The making of a Sandinista.

From the chapter “Fire in The Barrios”: Omar Cabezas  from Fire From the Mountain: The Making of a Sandinista.* “When I left for the mountains I knew the Frente was behind me, as Frente, as a front. I wasn’t going … Continue reading

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Lenin between the revolutions: “Letters on Tactics” April 1917. More on the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry.

The text below gives further elaboration into the roots of the demand for the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry as articulated by the Bolsheviks before both the 1905  and 1917 revolutions in Russia. This text is effectively concurrent … Continue reading

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E.A. Preobrazhensky Excerpt from “Primitive Accumulation and the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry”

Below is an excerpt from the paper on Preobrazhensky that I have been working on . E.A. Preobrazhensky, the New Economics, and the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry. The text above links to part 1 of the article. … Continue reading

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Speech at the First Workers Party Convention: James P. Cannon (1922)

The text below is linked to the full speech from the Marxists Internet Archive. From the early years of American Communism, from the Prometheus Library. I say, comrades, we have come here by different roads. Some moved by one, some … Continue reading

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Working-Class and Bourgeois Democracy: excerpts V.I. Lenin 1905

“The intellectualist wing devises a criterion of a good and kind bourgeoisie, worthy of concluding agreements with. The proletarian wing expects no kindness from the bourgeoisie, but supports any, even the very worst bourgeoisie, to the extent that it actually … Continue reading

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E.A. Preobrazhensky Autobiographical Sketch. Part 1 with link to complete text.

“In summer 1905 I left for Bryansk and there directed the activity of the local committee with two other comrades. With no bed in my room, I slept on newspapers on the floor, lived on smoked sausage and bread, spending … Continue reading

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The Report of the Commission on the National and Colonial Questions: Second Congress of the Communist International: Report by Lenin

  THE REPORT OF THE COMMISSION ON THE NATIONAL AND COLONIAL QUESTIONS1 A draft of this had been circulated by Lenin to leading Bolsheviks and international leaders of the communist movement and members of the interenational leadership of the Communist … Continue reading

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