Monthly Archives: March 2016

Petition Against Closing Down the Lukács Archiv

Please sign the following petition available here “We, the undersigned, wish to express our deepest worries about the resolution of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences to close down the Lukács Archives in Budapest. Görgy Lukács was one the significant philosophers of the 20th century, an author of modernity outstanding not only in philosophy but also […]

new documentary film: ‘Communism and the Cult of the Individual’

Communism and the Cult of the Individual The Soviet cult of Stalin was one of the most remarkable phenomena of twentieth-century politics. In its scale and extravagance there are obvious resemblances to the fascist state cults of Hitler and Mussolini. Nevertheless, the communist cult community was an international one, which did not only venerate the tyrant at its head, but the leaders, tribunes and martyrs who […]