The Paris Commune and Grassroots Democracy | Howie Hawkins for our Future

By Howie Hawkins March 18, 2021 150 years ago on this day, March 18, 1871, the Paris Commune declared itself the governing power in the city of two million and proceeded to build what the Communards called a “Democratic and Social Republic.” The Commune’s confederation of directly-democratic neighborhood assemblies coordinated by a mandated and recallable…

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