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Libertarian Communism - your thoughts? [View all]

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I am starting to really get into this idea. It goes by many other names: Anarcho-Syndicalism, Anarcho-Communism, Collectivized Mutualism, etc...

Mikhail Bakunin, Eugene Debs, Emma Goldman, and Nestor Makhno were all adherents, as is Noam Chomsky.

It's Socialism without the central control. Direct democracy runs the syndicates/collectives/soviets and central government is an administration, at most.

But...private property is abolished (note private, not personal property) and all workers get a vote.

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