Maidan and Its Contradictions: interview with a Ukrainian revolutionary syndicalist

For weeks and weeks, we have been looking at Ukrainian events, trying to make sense of what has been happening in Kyiv and other cities. We had read many texts, comments and interviews and discussed about Maidan, but we had been always arriving only at new questions to be answered. Thus, when a possibility occurred … Celý příspěvek

How “Parasites” Fought for Free Universities: the Czech student movement 2012 in retrospect

At the end of the last year we finished this text which looks back at a student movement that at the end of February and beginning of March 2012 brought about twenty thousand students into the streets of Czech university cities in order to protest against a governmental reform of university education and introduction of … Celý příspěvek

The Berlin Presentation: Capitalist Restructuring in the Czech Republic since 1989

This is a text of a presentation we have very recently had in Berlin, while at the same time being a development of a talk we gave at the SIC Meeting 2012. It includes also an introductory part on the nature and reasons of bankruptcy of “real existing socialism” (not only) in Czechoslovakia, which was … Celý příspěvek