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Interview with Barbara Balzeranni

  Interview with Barbara Balzeranni by Silvia di Bernardinis originally published in the Brazilian journal Mouro. 1: Starting from the present. How is it possible in the span of little more then two decades for a country which has seen such a high level of social conflict to now find …

RESOLUTION OF THE STRATEGIC DIRECTORATE OF THE RED BRIGADES: FEBRUARY 1978: PARTS 24-27

24-THE COMBATANT COMMUNIST PARTY in order to transform the process of the creeping civil war, which remains dispersed and disorganized, into a general offensive, led in accordance with a unitary plan, it is necessary to develop and unify the movement of proletarian resistance constructing the Combatant Communist Party. However, Movement …

RESOLUTION OF THE STRATEGIC DIRECTORATE OF THE RED BRIGADES: FEBRUARY 1978: PARTS 20-22

20-THE INTELLECTUAL RESERVE ARMY We define the intellectual reserve army as the areas of the intellectual “black economy”: temporary, occasional and supplementary work. This labor-power, because of its characteristic high level of education is an unstable force, found in the most varied locations in industrial society, in which it expresses …

RESOLUTION OF THE STRATEGIC DIRECTORATE OF THE RED BRIGADES: FEBRUARY 1978: PART 9

9-PROLETARIAN VIOLENCE AND IMPERIALIST COUNTER-REVOLUTION In this historical period, in this stage of the crisis, the practice of revolutionary violence is the only policy which has a real chance of addressing and resolving the antagonistic contradiction which opposes the metropolitan proletariat to the imperialist bourgeois. In this period, on the …

RESOLUTION OF THE STRATEGIC DIRECTORATE OF THE RED BRIGADES: FEBRUARY 1978: PART 6

  6: IN THE IMPERIALIST STATE REFORMISM AND ANNIHILATION ARE INTEGRATED FORMS OF THE SAME FUNCTION, THE PREVENTATIVE COUNTER-REVOLUTION With the formation of the imperialist State the antagonistic character of the class contradiction fully reveals itself, and is further exacerbated by the contradiction between the global interests of imperialism and …