Monday, 20 May , 2024

Buzgalin Alexander

Marxism, nation and nationalism, Western and Russian Left

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos This is the fourth of four articles on Alexandr Buzgalin and his era, the Soviet/Russian tragedy. You can read the three preceding...

An October for Us, for Russia and for the Whole World...

Published at November 6, 2007 IT IS NO surprise that the imminent 90th anniversary of the October Revolution in Russia has become the object...

USSR 1989-91: The “democratic counter-revolution” of the nomenklatura

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos  Third of four articles on Alexandr Buzgalin and his era. The Soviet/Russian tragedy. You can read the first article here https://www.defenddemocracy.press/aleksandr-buzgalin-and-his-time-the-soviet-russian-tragedy/ and...

Do we need Marxism? Marxism and Stalinism

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos In my previous article on Alexandr Buzgalin and his time, the Perestroika turned Katastroika (https://www.defenddemocracy.press/aleksandr-buzgalin-and-his-time-the-soviet-russian-tragedy/) I put the question if Marxism is...

Aleksandr Buzgalin and his time. The Soviet/Russian tragedy

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos  I started writing this farewell to my friend Aleksandr Buzgalin (*), whom I had known since the perestroika times, while I was...

Renowned Russian Marxist Economist Aleksandr Buzgalin Dies

ByPaul Jay October 19, 2023 Aleksandr Buzgalin, Russian Marxist, professor at the Moscow State University, and the coordinator of the Social Movement “Alternatives,” passed away on...

Alexandr Buzgalin (1954 – 2023)

Alexander Vladimirovich Buzgalin (Russian: Александр Владимирович Бузгалин; 19 July 1954 – 18 October 2023) was a Russian Marxist. He was a professor at the...

21st Century Capital – Post-Soviet Marxist Reflections

Authors Alexander Buzgalin and Andrei Kolganov in discussion with David Lane, Radhika Desai and David Kotz How would Marx have understood twenty-first-century capitalism? For...

Debates on the Coronacrisis

Slavoj Žižek_ My Dream of Wuhan 2020-04-23 Author: Slavoj Žižek. Rob Wallace-COVID-19 and Circuits of Capital 2020-04-23 Author: Rob Wallace. Prabhat Patnaik-Finance Versus the People in...