Russian Revolution of 1905
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The Age of Permanent Revolution: A Trotsky Anthology
A collection of writings by Leon Trotsky.
A Dictionary of Marxist Thought
A Hidden Story of the 1905 Russian Revolution: The Unemployed Soviet: Against The Current vol. 118
The movement of the unemployed in St. Petersburg is a little-known episode of the First Russian Revolution of 1905-7. The movement came as a complete surprise to everyone at the time, since it is did...
The History of Democracy: A Marxist Interpretation
Roper, Brian S.
Roper traces the history of democracy from ancient Athens to the emergence of liberal representative and socialist participatory democracy. He argues that democracy cannot be understood separately fro...
Introducing the Year 1905: Centennial of Struggle: Against The Current vol. 114
The year 1905 stands out as the onset of an era of explosive anticapitalist struggle—all the more so 100 years later, when we feel stranded in a neoliberal ice age. Looking back at the events of that ...
Lih, Lars T.
Lenin, Vladimir - Writings - Index
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Lessons from the 1905 Revolution: Against The Current vol. 118
1905 was a decisive year in Socialist History in that the working class movement developed two crucial weapons in its armory: Soviets (workers’ councils), which were new, and the general strike, which...
The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg
Luxemburg, Rosa (edited by Georg Adler, Peter Hudis, and Annelies Laschitza)
Blending a passionate sensibility and a steely intellect with an unshakeable commitment to revolutionary socialism, Rosa Luxemburg is one of the towering figures of the twentieth century. In this comp...
Luxemburg, Rosa - Writings - Index
Writings of Rosa Luxemburg (1871-1919).
A Marxist History of the World part 65: The 1905 Revolution: Russia's great dress rehearsal
Neil Faulkner looks at how the Russian Revolution of 1905 helped Leon Trotsky formulate an answer to the century-old riddle of Russian history: what form must the revolution take in order to be victor...
The Mass Strike, the Political Party and the Trade Unions
Luxemburg writes that "the mass strike in Russia [in 1905] has been realised not as means of evading the political struggle of the working-class, and especially of parliamentarism, not as a means of j...
For a number of years, when the reaction was triumphant, the year 1905 appeared to us as a completed whole, as the Russian revolution.
Punctuation Marks: A Story of Class Struggle: From 1905 to Our Time
An essay on the relevance of the 1905 revolution in Russia.
The Revolution in Russia
Rosa Luxemburg: Abridged Edition
A biography of Luxemburg by a British academic.
Rosa Luxemburg & the Mass Strike: Against The Current vol. 118
The Russian revolution of 1905 sparked strikes and protests all over Central Europe. In Germany the workers took an active interest in the Russian situation and demanded the presence of the SPD’s (Soc...
The Rosa Luxemburg Reader
Luxemburg, Rosa. [Anderson, Kevin; Hudis, Peter (eds.)]
A definitive one-volume collection of Luxemburg's writings.
Rosa Luxemburg Speaks
Waters, Mary Alice
A selection of speeches and writings by Rosa Luxemburg.
Theory & Practice: A polemic against Comrade Kautsky's theory of the Mass Strike
Rosa Luxemburg confronts Karl Kautsky on the crucial questions of the General Mass Strike and on the relationship of spontaneity to organization, as well as on the unity of theory and practice. This c...
Web resources on revolutionary politics and revolution.