agrarian revolution

Beyond the agrarian revolution - Peter Jonas

Agricultural workers

The text translated below discusses the role of the agrarian revolution in marxist political movements and the underlying historical/theoretical assumptions about capitalist development. It also goes into the current state of affairs resulting from the global demise of the independent peasantry and revolutionary peasant movements, and asks what remains of a communist agrarian programme.

Communisme is de materiële menselijke gemeenschap: Amadeo Bordiga in onze tijd - Loren Goldner

Newspaper fragment of a portrait of Amadeo Bordiga

Loren Goldner's tekst uit 1991 over het werk van de Italiaanse Marxist Amadeo Bordiga en met name over diens verhelderende inzicht dat "kapitalisme gelijkstaat aan de agrarische revolutie". Voorafgegaan door het voorwoord bij de Zweedse editie uit 2002.

Communism is the Material Human Community: Amadeo Bordiga Today - Loren Goldner

Goldner assesses Bordiga's analysis of the nature of the 'socialist' countries, and the centrality of the agrarian question. This article originally appeared in 'Critique' #23, 1995 as 'Amadeo Bordiga, the agrarian question and the international revolutionary movement'.