Posted on Leave a comment

Our lessons: the anti-apartheid mass movement in the United States – Statement by the #Bangladesh AnarchoSyndicalist Federation

Statement by the Bangladesh AnarchoSyndicalist Federation – BASF about the current uprising after cops murdered George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Continue reading Our lessons: the anti-apartheid mass movement in the United States – Statement by the #Bangladesh AnarchoSyndicalist Federation
Posted on Leave a comment

#Bangladesh: Unlocked tea-workers during #lockdown

Bangladesh. On April 15, workers of Kaliti Tea Garden, held a symbolic  protest with empty cooking pots demanding their due wages of the last  twelve weeks. – Collected.

Continue reading #Bangladesh: Unlocked tea-workers during #lockdown
Posted on Leave a comment

#Bangladesh Anarcho-Syndicalist Federation: The Growth of Anarcho-Syndicalism in Bangladesh

The Bangladesh anarchist workers’ movement is less than five years old, born out of the ashes of failed Marxism-Leninism. The author of this article recalls the antecedent period in Bangladesh history where Marxism-Leninism held hegemony. This was a time of deep faith and affection for the thought of Marx, Engels, Lenin, Stalin, Mao Tsetung, and Trotsky. As far as the author understands, none in the movement knew of anarchism as a political ideology and would not know of it until decades later. We revered the hanging portraits of Marxist leaders, we studied their books, and we integrated discussion of their ideas into our daily lives. Our life’s pursuit was to become socialist revolutionaries.

Continue reading #Bangladesh Anarcho-Syndicalist Federation: The Growth of Anarcho-Syndicalism in Bangladesh