The materials in this guide will give you a broad understanding of Marxist politics, philosophy, and economics. They will also help you to start learning how to apply Marxist science to the problems workers face in Britain today. They cannot be exhaustive, and should not be considered the end, but only the beginning of your education.
“Without a revolutionary theory, there can be no revolutionary movement.”
– VI Lenin, What Is To Be Done?
Video: Dialectical materialism (presentation by R Brar)
Video: Darwin, Marx and materialism (presentation by G Cremer)
JV Stalin, Dialectical and Historical Materialism, 1938
On contradiction by Mao Zedong, 1937
On practice by Mao Zedong, 1937
The part played by labour in the transition from ape to man by F Engels, 1876
G Plekhanov, On the Role of the Individual in History, 1898
F Engels, Anti-Dühring [Part 1], 1877
F Engels, Ludwig Feuerbach and the End of Classical German Philosophy, 1886
G Plekhanov, The Development of the Monist View of History, 1895
VI Lenin, Materialism and Emperio-criticism, 1908
Lenin on Religion (selected articles)
K Marx, A Contribution to the Critique of Hegel’s Philosophy of Right, 1843