Liberating Society from the State and Other Writings: A Political Reader

Liberating Society from the State and Other Writings: A Political Reader

Erich Mühsam


Featuring a riveting choice of anarcho-communist poetry, essays, articles, and diary entries, this translation of Erich Mühsam’s mythical writings introduces the German revolutionary’s rules to English audio system for the 1st time. Uniting a burning wish for person liberation with radical, left-wing convictions and bohemian lines with syndicalist trends, this various physique of labor not just comprises his major political pamphlet and one of many key texts within the historical past of German anarchism but in addition a few of his best-known poems, unbending defenses of political prisoners, passionate demands harmony one of the proletariat, reminiscences of the utopian neighborhood of Monte Verità, debates at the rights of homosexuals and girls, and the function of intellectuals within the type fight. ideal for anarchists, activists, or these drawn to German heritage, this expansive and enlightening compilation offers a deep figuring out of this significant historic figure.

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