Friday, July 15, 2016

Recommended: Ernest Mandel's "From class society to Communism"

Just finished Ernest Mandel's 1977 book From class society to Communism: an introduction to Marxism last night.

No time do full review at the moment, but it's a wonderfully clear introduction that bears a refresher reading again every so often to keep the big picture of scientific socialism in mind.

It's out of print.

Here is the PDF:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7trXEFcZimVd2Y4V3VWU0N1NE0/view?usp=drivesdk

Workers can change America, prez candidate tells Utahns | The Salt Lake Tribune

http://www.sltrib.com/home/4116706-155/workers-can-change-america-prez-candidate

Sunday, July 10, 2016

A Farewell to Grant Dunne – Worker-Warrior: speech by Farrell Dobbs

From this issue:

Grant Dunne 1894-1941


I was listening to some audio recordings today of Farrell Dobbs. They covered the 1934-1941 Minneapolis Teamster struggles.  He mentioned this article specifically when talking about the 1941 Smith Act case, and recommended his audience look it up.

From this issue:

https://www.marxists.org/history/etol/newspape/themilitant/1941/v5n41-oct-11-1941.pdf








JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY AND KILLINGS: Socialist Workers Party campaign statement

http://themilitant.com/SWPCampaign2016/swpstatements2016.html

http://themilitant.com/SWPCampaign2016/pdf/SWP2016PoliceBrutalityStatement.pdf