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vendredi 3 novembre 2017
par  Eric Vilain

James Guillaume : “Karl Marx Pan-German and the International Workers’ Association” (1915)

James Guillaume wrote in 1914 a small book, published in 1915, entitled Karl Marx Pan-German and the International Workers’ Association from 1864 to 1870.
In English-speaking anarchist literature, the qualification of “Pan-Germanist" carried by Bakunin and his friends against Marx often seems to (...)

mardi 24 octobre 2017
par  Eric Vilain

Bakunin : The French Revolution as Archetype : 1848 or the Failed 1789 of the German Bourgeoisie

Unlike its French counterpart, the German bourgeois was incapable of thinking in national terms. Timorous, hesitant in practice, they displayed in the places where they talked – especially cabarets, says Bakunin – extravagant goals that irritated him to the highest degree. They fell into the most (...)

vendredi 13 octobre 2017
par  Eric Vilain

Bakunin : Genesis of German liberalism

From Chapter 1 of
Bakounine politique, révolution et contre révolution en Europe centrale,
René Berthier,
Éditions du Monde libertaire, 1991

dimanche 24 septembre 2017
par  Eric Vilain

German Social-Democracy. — Chapter 2 of “Bakounine politique, Révolution et contre-révolution en Europe centrale” Éditions du Monde libertaire, 1991.

Bakunin was accused of saying that there was connivance between Marx and Bismarck. This is totally false. On the contrary, he says : “Far be it from me to establish a shadow of conscious solidarity between M. von Bismarck and the leaders of the Party of Socialist Workers’ Democracy of Germany ! (...)

lundi 11 septembre 2017
par  Eric Vilain

Comments on “The First International and the Development of Anarchism and Marxism” by Wayne Price

This text is a commentary of the contribution of Wayne Price recently
published on anarkismo.net, « The First International and the
Development of Anarchism and Marxism »
Wayne made a review of my book (among others) : Social Democracy
and Anarchism (...)