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8th Jul 2017
Mario Kessler This text first appeared in a supplemental issue of Sozialismus dedicated to Theodor Bergmann, and was translated for Historical Materialism by Loren Balhorn  
14th Jun 2017
  This piece was originally written for the special issue 150 of the Spanish journal Viento Sur, "1917-2017 Rethinking Revolution" dedicated to political strategy and anti-capitalist alternatives.
29th May 2017
Phil Hedges on Linebaugh's May Day Essays and the UCL rent strikes Phil Hedges is a trade union organiser and an alumnus of the International Labour and Trade Union Studies Masters (MA ILTUS) at Ruskin College, Oxford. This essay is dedicated to the 2014-16 MA ILTUS cohort.  
25th May 2017
by Jim Kincaid This piece was originally published at https://readingsofcapital.com/. 
26th Apr 2017
Revolutions Against Capital, Capital Against Revolutions? Central London, 9-12 November 2017 http://conference.historicalmaterialism.org/
13th Apr 2017
Ludmila Costhek Abílio on transformations of labour in Brazil.  
2nd Apr 2017
Alberto Toscano on Fascism This paper was first delivered as a seminar in February 2017 at Simon Fraser University. The author thanks Clint Burnham for the comradely hospitality and the participants for their critical engagement. A Greek translation can be found here.
31st Mar 2017
Contrary to Leon Trotsky's influential account, Bolsheviks in March 1917 opposed the Provisional Government and called for a revolutionary soviet regime.
7th Mar 2017
Thomas Weiss on Stephan Krüger Thomas Weiss works since 1991 as an economist with the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in Berlin, Germany. His research interests are empirical studies with a background of Marxian economics, for example, about the tendency of the rate of profit to fall.
27th Feb 2017
On the centenary of the Russian Revolution's victory, Eric Blanc starts off our series of historical articles. Eric Blanc is an independent researcher in Oakland, California. He is the author of the forthcoming monograph, Anti-Colonial Marxism: Oppression & Revolution in the Tsarist Borderlands (Brill Publishers, Historical Materialism Book Series).