Tag: history

The implosion of the stalinist USSR

10 December, 2021 · Publications

The statue of Drezinsky, symbol of the sinister offices of the Lubyanka, is pulled down in 1991... by officials of the repressive apparatus.
The statue of Drezinsky, symbol of the sinister offices of the Lubyanka, is pulled down in 1991... by officials of the repressive apparatus.

A few days ago, in November, was the 30th anniversary of the outlawing of the CPSU… by its own leaders. We now publish a selection of four texts originally published between 1987 and 1991 in FOR newsletters and magazines with analyses of the Gorbachevian “Perestroika”, of the coup d’etat of ’91 that precipitated the implosion of the stalinist USSR and of the so-called “New World Order” immediately advanced by imperialist powers hoping to get their share of the spoils.

July 19th around the world

19 July, 2020 · Global situation

Rey Vila, "July 19" published in "Images of the Spanish Revolution".

The forces that drove that massive insurrection, capable of defeating the democratic Republic, the military coup leaders and fascism at the same time, are still present and are asserting themselves ever more strongly throughout the world. The Spanish revolution, its lessons and what it means, matter not for what was left behind, but for what lies ahead. It is not memory or history, it is the future.