Monthly Archives: December 2012

On This Day: 23 Dec 1918: ‘The Elections to the National Assembly’

‘The Elections to the National Assembly’ (23 December 1918, Die Rote Fahne) by Rosa Luxemburg “Following their splendid ‘victory’ at the Congress of Workers’ and Soldiers’ Councils,[1] the Ebert crowd believe their master stroke has succeeded against the power of … Continue reading

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Alternative Luxemburg-Liebknecht anniversary demo organised by young socialists

A rival Luxemburg-Liebknecht demo is being organised by young socialists frustrated with the traditional demonstration,which is dominated by the Left Party. The demonstration, which marks the anniversary of the murders of Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht on 15 January 1919, … Continue reading

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Rosa Luxemburg film available online- with english subtitles!

Margarethe von Trotha’s outstanding 1986 film ‘Die Geduld der Rosa Luxemburg’ is available online with english subtitles- very handy as it’s almost impossible to get hold of a copy on VHS and has not been released on DVD (with english … Continue reading

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