Wobblies and Zapatistas: Conversations on Anarchism, Marxism and Radical History (PM Press)

Wobblies and Zapatistas: Conversations on Anarchism, Marxism and Radical History (PM Press)

Staughton Lynd


Wobblies and Zapatistas bargains the reader an stumble upon among generations and traditions. Andrej Grubacic is an anarchist from the Balkans. Staughton Lynd is a lifelong pacifist, encouraged by way of Marxism. They meet in discussion so one can collect the anarchist and Marxist traditions, to debate the writing of heritage via those that make it, and to remind us of the concept "my nation is the world." Encompassing a Left libertarian viewpoint and an emphatically activist viewpoint, those conversations are supposed to be learn within the golf equipment and affinity teams of the recent Movement.

The authors accompany us on a trip via smooth revolutions, direct activities, anti-globalist counter summits, Freedom faculties, Zapatista cooperatives, Haymarket and Petrograd, Hanoi and Belgrade,  "intentional" groups, wildcat moves, early Protestant groups, local American democratic practices, the staff' harmony membership of Youngstown, occupied factories, self-organized councils and soviets, the lives of forgotten revolutionaries, Quaker conferences, antiwar events, and legal rebellions. missed and forgotten moments of interracial self-activity are dropped at gentle. The booklet invitations the eye of readers who think larger international, at the different facet of capitalism and country paperwork, could certainly be possible.

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