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#Anarchism, #Marxism and the lessons of the Commune

There are a few sure things about reading history books. Firstly, and most obviously, you generally know how it ends (badly, in the case of the Paris Commune).

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#Anarchism, #Syndicalism and Workers Councils

This is a write-up of a talk I gave in Edinburgh in April 2019 on anarchist ideas on social change and organisation.I have used the slides I created for the talk as the basis of this write-up, although as usual I am sure this is not the same as what was said on the night but close enough. Hopefully this talk gives a useful summary of anarchist ideas on organisation and their development from the birth of anarchism to around 1920.

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