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Red Brigades

BRIEF HISTORY OF BARBAGIA ROSSA

    The name Barbagia Rossa makes its first appearance 27 March 1978 in a claim of responsibility for a firebomb attack carried out the previous day against a vehicle used to transport prisoners. On November 3, 1978 Barbagia Rossa carries out an attack on a radiogoniometer station in Siamaggiore …

Chapter 4: The Red Brigades appear: factory actions

“Strike one to educate one hundred” Chapter 4: The Red Brigades appear: factory actions The first stage of the armed struggle was one of propaganda actions, not directed to Italian society at large, but breaking out within the workers’ struggle already going on. The Red Brigades were rooted in the …

Introduction

  “Strike one to educate one hundred” INTRODUCTION This work has a certain degree of difficulty and is intended for the serious student, who needs an understanding of repression. It is based on the key documents of the strategic debate within the Italian revolutionary movement as they approached armed confrontation …