Category História do Anarquismo

DIMITRIS TROADITIS, Dimitris Matsalis and individual terrorism – The Liopetas-Agallopoulos case

  On 3 November 1896, in Patras, sandal-maker Dimitris Matsalis (or Matsanis, originated from Argos, a town of Eastern Peloponnese), who had attended the theatre play “William the Porter” which was played on in Patras at the time by an Italian troupe, and in which the power of wealth revealed outweighing any feeling of justice, […]

Rafael V. da Silva. A miséria do apoliticismo e as raízes de esquerda do anarquismo

Rafael V. da Silva. “A miséria do apoliticismo e as raízes de esquerda do anarquismo.” Resumo: À partir de um debate histórico e analítico, o pesquisador busca demonstrar as raízes de esquerda do anarquismo, retomando episódios como a Revolução Francesa e sua influência iluminista na ideologia libertária, o processo histórico de constituição da AIT, as […]

Dimitris Troaditis, Stelios Arvanitakis and the Communist Union of Greece

During the 5th Extraordinary Electoral Congress of Sosialist Workers’ Party of Greece (SEKE – which under the bolshevization became Communist Party of Greece – KKE – in 1924) in October 1920, the Branch of Kavala (a town in northern Greece) and lots of members of the Branches of Athens, Piraeus and Patras, with Stelios Arvanitakis […]

Ida Mett. O Campesinato Russo na Revolução e na Pós-Revolução

Ida Mett. “O Campesinato Russo na Revolução e na Pós-revolução”.  (livro completo!) Resumo: As seculares tradições dos camponeses, o seu apego com a coletividade, o “mir”, suas qualidades morais, a sua cultura artística e poética, suas crenças, ingênuas e puras, eram realmente inúteis ou mesmo nocivos durante a criação da nova sociedade? Todavia, na realidade, […]

Geoffroy de Laforcade. “Migrants Transnationaux et Anarchisme en Amérique Latine”

Geoffroy de Laforcade. “Migrants Transnationaux et Anarchisme en Amérique Latine, fin du XIXe siècle – début du XXe siècle” Dans cet excellent article, de Laforcade s’attache à montrer comment les réseaux transnationaux anarchistes – le long desquels transitaient les personnes, les fonds, les journaux, les communiqués et les idées – facilitèrent l’appropriation et l’adaptation locale de discours […]

Lucien van der Walt. “[Video] Anarchist/ Syndicalist Perspectives on Soviets, Revolution and Workers’ Democracy in the Russian Revolution”

Lucien van der Walt, 2017, “Anarchist/ Syndicalist Perspectives on Soviets, Revolution and Workers Democracy in the Russian Revolution,” input on panel,  at the “1917 Russian Revolution Centenary Festival,” Newtown, Johannesburg, South Africa, 10-12 November. Note: There is a small bit missing at around 21.26 minutes (technical error) but the video continues thereafter. The Q&A session […]

Lucien van der Walt, Sian Byrne, Nicole Ulrich. “South African ‘Workerism’ in the 1980s: Learning from FOSATU’s Radical Unionism”

Lucien van der Walt, with Sian Byrne & Nicole Ulrich, 2017, “South African ‘Workerism’ in the 1980s: Learning from FOSATU’s Radical Unionism,” ASR/ Anarcho-syndicalist Review, numbers 71/72, pp. 28-32. This is a lightly edited transcript of a presentation at a workshop hosted by the International Labour Research & Information Group (ILRIG) and the Orange Farm […]