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League against Imperialism

Jean Jones

League against Imperialism

by Jean Jones

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Published by Socialist History Society in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jean Jones.
SeriesSocialist history occasional pamphlet series -- no.4
ContributionsSocialist History Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination44p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22329448M
ISBN 100952381036

  Gopal reveals an eclectic language of solidarity, incorporating the liberal and radical British, black and colonised voices. This language sustained international partnerships like the League Against Imperialism, the International African Service Bureau and the Movement for Colonial Freedom. Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism (), by Vladimir Lenin, describes the function of financial capital in generating profits from imperialist colonialism as the final stage of capitalist development to ensure greater profits. The essay is a synthesis of Lenin's modifications and developments of economic theories that Karl Marx formulated in Das Kapital ().

  Later on, even as the political climate in the Soviet Union had changed considerably, leaders from Asia and Africa sought and received the support of the Communist International to create the League Against Imperialism in   : Willi Munzenberg, the League Against Imperialism, and the Comintern, (): Petersson, Fredrik, Young, Robert J. C.: Books.

  This little book is an excellent companion to Robert L. Beisner's book Twelve Against Empire. It is a collection of Jim Zwick's commentary on the Anti-Imperialist League. The book is an informative analysis of how imperialism came to s: 1. Books shelved as anti-imperialism: The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon, Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party b.


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The League against Imperialism: Lives and Afterlives explores the dramatic and engaging story of a global institution that brought together activists across geographical and political borders for the goal of eradicating colonial rule League against Imperialism attracted anticolonial activists like India’s Jawaharlal Nehru, Indonesia’s Sukarno, and Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta, as.

Willi Münzenberg, the League Against Imperialism, and the Comintern, Anni confusionis Fredrik Petersson Queenston Press, - Political Science - pages. The roots of the League Against Imperialism (LAI) lay in the Second Congress of the Communist International (Comintern) in Julywhich considered the formulation of a colonial policy, and included a debate between Lenin and Manabendra Nath Roy, founder of India’s Communist Party.

Some years of debate over the viability of an. The League Against Imperialism (British Section): A Hidden History by John Ellison (Communist Party of Britain, £) IT IS a justified reproach to mainstream British historians that the significant role played by organisations like The League against Imperialism have.

2 - The Making of the League against Imperialism, from Part I - Mobilizing against Empire, – Michele L. Louro, Salem State University, Massachusetts. Desert Slaughter: The Imperialist War Against Iraq. Workers League (U.S.) Mehring Books, - Crise du golfe Persique, - pages.

League against Imperialism book Reviews. Essential reading for an objective historical explanation of the current US-led war against Iraq. The Persian Gulf War marked the beginning of a new struggle to redivide the world, with. The Second World Congress of the League Against Imperialism again hoped to meet in Paris but instead opened in Frankfurt-on-Main on 21 July A good example of the League's growth in popularity as well as the enthusiasm of its organisers was the proposal to hold a Youth Congress to coincide with the Second World Congress.

[16]. On 10 February the first International Congress against Imperialism and Colonialism, held in Brussels, Belgium, marked the official establishment of the League against Imperialism and for National Independence (LAI). The German communist Willi Münzenberg was the instigator of the congress, supported by the Comintern in Moscow.

The book presents its material chronologically, beginning with the relations to the Comintern, and the evolution of a series of anti-colonial organisations, including the Internationale Arbeiterhilfe and League against Colonial Oppression, that eventually were transformed into the better known League against Imperialism.

We are shown how a. Precomandă cartea The League Against Imperialism de Michele Louro la prețul de lei, cu livrare prin curier oriunde în România. On the evening of Februthe tall, gaunt figure of Lamine Senghor strode to the podium at the inaugural meeting of the League against Imperialism (LAI).

The LAI was one of the interwar communist movement’s foremost attempts to forge a united anti-colonial front of nationalists, communists, and socialists, uniting white Europeans.

"ABSTRACT Fredrik Petersson Title: “We Are Neither Visionaries Nor Utopian Dreamers”. Willi Münzenberg, the League against Imperialism, and the Comintern, On 10 Februarythe “First International Congress against Imperialism and. Nehru was elected with a narrow margin.

But at the same time, at Jharia, the AITUC got affiliated to the League Against Imperialism (LAI) with which Nehru was also associated.

The Congress session at Calcutta in December marked an almost split among the leaders who wanted dominion and leaders who wanted complete Independence.

A monumental study filled with ‘never before’ revealed information and facts from the archives in Moscow, Berlin, Amsterdam, London and Stockholm uncovering why the Comintern established and supported the League against Imperialism and for National Independence (LAI, ) and its anti-imperialist agenda.

A riveting study of intrigue, power struggles, and personal ambitions deftly. Fredrik Petersson is a historian based at Åbo Akademi University. He is the author of Willi Münzenberg, the League against Imperialism, and the Comintern, – (2 vols., ) and The Dark League Against Imperialism, Anti-Colonialism, and International Communism, – ().

← Previous Next →. The Anti-Imperialist League by Erving Winslow,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Anti-Imperialist League: Erving Winslow: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The first part looks at anti-imperialism in the era of the Popular Front; the second looks at how the tensions between anti-fascism and anti-imperialism were played out in the case of the major conflicts of the later s in Abyssinia, Spain and China; the third discusses the imperialist.

Get this from a library. Willi Münzenberg, the League Against Imperialism, and the Comintern, [Fredrik Petersson]. Book Proposal (accepted, June ) Publisher: Brill, Leiden The book is currently a work in progress, scheduled for publication in The aim of the book is to narrate and analyze the transnational history of the sympathizing organization the.

International Congress against Colonial Oppression and Imperialism. Brussels, General Opening addresses Resolutions, drafts of resolutions, reports, declarations, texts of speeches, manifestos, interviews General Foundation of the League against Imperialism Territories Africa.

Jim Zwick. “Ladies for Liberty: Women’s Poems Against Imperialism and War.” JZ. 22 A Mother. “A Lament from Kentucky.” The Woman’s Journal, 30 (Feb. 25, ). JZ. 23 Ibid. These numbers come from my calculations based on the information found in the ledger books of the Anti-Imperialist League.This is the second book I’ve read by Lenin.

This one’s short, invective, and theoretically sweet. Could a Marxist ask for more? In this book, Lenin is exploring the contradictions inherent in 18th century capitalism, and the resolution capitalism seeks, within its own structures, to resolve the contradiction - or, the negation of the negation – which equals Imperialism.

For Lenin, the /5(). The League Against Imperialism () The League against Imperialism was therefore the culmination of a process that reflected the development of anti-colonialism in Europe. To turn this into an “international organisation”, much depended on the benevolence of engaged persons that were active outside of the communist movement and anti.