Title The Early Days of Greek Anarchism: The Democratic Club of Patras & Social Radicalism in Greece
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1873605730 / 9781873605738
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During the days of the First International, Anarchism took root in Greece: the first Greek Anarchist publication came out in 1861. The Democratic Club of Patras (founded in 1876) was organised to spread Anarchist ideas. Their newspaper Hellenic Democracy brought down a wave a government repression, but the seed had been planted… Here are two essays documenting those fledgling years, edited and translated by Paul Pomonis. Contents: 1) The Democratic Club of Patras; The Presence of Libertarian Ideas From 1860 to 1875; From 1875 to 1880; The First Revolutionary Group; The Foundation — The Members; Participation in the Bernie Congress; The Federation “Democratic League of the People”; The Publication of the Newspaper “Hellenic Democracy”; State Repression; Epilogue 2) Social Radicalism in Greece. Reformists — Utopians — Anarchists (end of the 19th – beginning of the 20th century)