Education for activists

Education for activists

Knowledge for liberation

 

This page contains educational resources for members, including talks, classes, links to videos, audio and websites.

The content will be updated regularly, so check back for new materials from time to time.

Seven features of Socialist Alliance (new)

Slides (will open in PDF)

Notes (will open in PDF)

Introduction to Socialism

Slides ITS Part 1A   ITS Part 1B   ITS Part 2 (will open in Powerpoint)

Towards a Socialist Australia (Introductory e-booklet)

Social classes and class struggle in Australia (Introductory e-booklet)

Introduction to Marxism

Slideshow Class 1 (downloadable pdf)

Slideshow Class 2 (downloadable pdf)

Slideshow Class 3 (downloadable pdf)

What is Marxism? (E-Booklet)

Classes on Marxism (Including lists of readings and discussion points)

MARXIST FEMINISM

Introduction to Feminism and Socialism Class Syllabus (downloadable word doc)

Marxist Economics

VIDEO Reading Marx's Capital with David Harvey - Vols 1 & 2

Environment

VIDEO Why the market can't fix the climate crisis - Talk by Gemma Weedall

VIDEO Capitalism and Climate Change - Part 1 of a talk by John Bellamy Foster to the Climate Change: Social Change Conference in 2008

VIDEO Capitalism and Climate Change - Part 2 of a talk by John Bellamy Foster to the Climate Change: Social Change Conference in 2008

VIDEO Capitalism and Climate Change - Part 3 of a talk by John Bellamy Foster to the Climate Change: Social Change Conference in 2008

VIDEO Capitalism and Climate Change - Part 4 (final) of a talk by John Bellamy Foster to the Climate Change: Social Change Conference in 2008

Climate Change: A Marxist Analysis

Environment, Capitalism & Socialism

Further reading on Environment, Capitalism & Socialism

Notes for Environment, Capitalism & Socialism

Can Green Taxes Save the Environment? (Dick Nichols)

Socialist strategy & tactics

Youth, Students and Revolution (Emma Clancy)

The Revolutionary Party (Dave Holmes) [Abridged]

How to Make a Revolution in the United States (Peter Camejo)

Liberalism, Ultraleftism and Mass Action (Peter Camejo)

Revolutionaries and Parliament (Maurice Sibelle)

Russia

The collapse of 'communism' in the USSR: Its causes and significance (Doug Lorimer)

The State, democracy, popular power

Popular Power, State and Revolution (examining the Cuban and Venezuelan experiences)

Venezuela

Venezuela's Bolivarian revolution, January 1958-February 2003

Venezuela's Bolivarian revolution, February 2003-December 2006

Understanding the Bolivarian revolution

Imperialism and War

War, Imperialism and Revolution