The Platypus Affiliated Society reading group meets in Suite #2 of 2000 center st, Berkeley, CA, to discuss each week's readings from the Primary Marxist Syllabus.
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Week 6. What is Marxism? II. Revolution in 1848
• Marx, The coming upheaval (from The Poverty of Philosophy, 1847) and Class struggle and mode of production (letter to Weydemeyer, 1852), pp. 218-220
• Engels, The tactics of social democracy (Engels's 1895 introduction to Marx, The Class Struggles in France), pp. 556–573
• Marx, selections from The Class Struggles in France 1848–50 (1850), pp. 586–593
• Marx, selections from The 18th Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte (1852), pp. 594–617
Readings can be found at: https://platypus1917.org/2017/08/04/platypus-primary-marxist-reading-group-summer-fallautumn-2017-winter-2018-2/