Anarchy and Communism (web)

Download PDFby Carlo Cafiero

At the Congress held in Paris by the General Region, a speaker who was distinguished by his bitterness against anarchists said: ‘Communism and anarchy howl to find themselves together!’

Another speaker who also spoke against anarchists, but with less violence, cried when speaking of economic liberty: ‘How can liberty be violated when there is equality?’

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Marx’s Economics for Anarchists: An Anarchist’s Introduction to Marx’s Critique of Political Economy (web)

Download PDFby Wayne Price

“The transcripts of the 2006 meetings [of the governors of the Federal Reserve Board and the presidents of the 19 regional banks]… clearly show some of the nation’s pre-eminent economic minds did not fully understand the basic mechanics of the economy that they were charged with sheparding. The problem was not a lack of information; it was a lack of comprehension, born in part of their deep confidence in economic forecasting models that turned out to be broken.”

NY Times (January 13, 2012); p. A3.


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The Labour Theory of Value

Chapter 3: Cycles, Recessions, and the Falling Rate of Profit

Chapter 4: Primitive Accumulation at the Origins of Capitalism

Chapter 5: The Epoch of Capitalist Decline

Chapter 6: The Post-War Boom and Fictitious Capital

Chapter 7: State Capitalism

Chapter 8: Socialism or Barbarism?

Chapter 9: What Marx Meant by Socialism/Communism

Chapter 10: An Anarchist Critique of Marx’s Political Economy

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