Claude Lefort

On Claude Lefort’s “Proletarian Experience”

Renault fac­tory, Boulogne-Billancourt (René-Jacques, 1951).

An article by Stephen Hastings-King about Social­isme ou Barbarie's worker accounts.

Proletarian experience

Fac­to­ries Near Mont de Cen­gle (Paul Cézanne, 1870)

A 1953 essay by Claude Lefort of Socialisme Ou Barbarie that represents part of the turn to the soci­o­log­i­cally ori­ented approach to the work­ing class fun­da­men­tal for the group’s rev­o­lu­tion­ary project, in par­tic­u­lar from 1953 through 1957.

From workers autonomy to social autonomy: the experience of Socialisme ou Barbarie. An interview with Daniel Blanchard - Amador Fernández-Savater

Daniel Blanchard (a/k/a Pierre Canjuers) discusses his experience as a member of Socialisme ou Barbarie during the 1950s and 1960s in this undated interview published in 2008.

The Contradiction of Trotsky - Claude Lefort

Claude Lefort writes on Leon Trotsky for Socialisme Ou Barbarie.