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Finally, we are given a 70 page, fairly thorough biography of his political organizing that can, at times be a little too ” Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Paperbackpages. He had a great appreciation for the ot of the Mexican people and a clear idea about how to engage the workers dreasm the social revolution.

The final essay, New Life is a great look into the future of the triumph of the Social Revolution and the ease with which an ungovernable working class will bring to birth the new world from the ashes of the old. Goodreads is the world’s largest ricaro for readers with over 50 million reviews. Both the US and Mexican governments responded with harsh repression. No government would ever give the land to the peasants or the mines and factories to the workers, these would of necessity have to be wrested from the existing owners, by force of arms.

Goodreads reviews for Dreams of Freedom. Ricardo Flores Magon is great! Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Military Strategy of Wish it could be in spanish because some of the original meaning is lost in translation, but it’s floores good. This book is a collection of letters, Articles, Manifestos.


These were some of the most informative pages in the book.

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You have no items in your cart. Hannah Lee rated it it was amazing Apr 01, Books on the Mexican Revolution barely mentioned him, and I could only find one book about him in English. The land belongs to the people who work it! A lengthy historical overview, chronology, maps, images, and bibliography provide context for his work.

Dreams Of Freedom : A Ricardo Flores Magon Reader

The book is completed by a comprehensive chronology and a detailed bibliography of sources in both English and Spanish. Finished Very, very good Clear and inspiring. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help readdr find your new favourite book.

Matthew rated it liked it Jan 09, Lists with This Book.

Benjamin rated it really liked it Sep 04, Basic Politics of Movement Once again, this is a fundamental read because a vast majority of thought in the propaganda has kagon to do with contemporary issues. Jan 24, sonny singh suchdev rated it really liked it. AK Press have to be congratulated on bringing to a wider public the writings of Ricardo Flores Magon in this well-produced volume.

Something you might like to recall the next time US conservatives are complaining about the Hispanicisation of the USA. Through his newspaper Regeneracion, he boldly criticized the injustices of the country’s military dictatorship and worked to build the popular movement that eventually overthrew it.

Not that Ricardo freevom the clutches of the US state for long. This is a substantial piece of work in its own right, some 80 pages, with relevant notes and maps. Only the stories are easy to find; the book has letters and essays by him, awesome.


Though many people, including random folks on the bus and bluejeans factory workers alike, knew who he was, the dozen or so bookstores I went to in Mexico didn’t carry books by or about him. Return to Book Page. Flores Magon was one of the main agitators for revolution in Mexico along with Zapata. Looking at the U. Hopefully those who are illiterate in Spanish will now take this great radical into our hearts through this very powerful collection.

Divided World Divided Class It should be emphasised that Magon was not writing for foores 21st century educated English speaking audience, the texts were aimed squarely at the working people of Mexico and Mexicans in the USAand so the style can be a bit off-putting at times. Oct 13, Nina dreeams it really liked it Shelves: Oct 25, From Ashley rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Jan 07, Daniel rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Let us no longer elevate anyone; let us all rise!

Dorien rated it liked it Dec 28, A Ricardo Flores Magon Reader. Magon and his Partido Liberal Mexicano were the first to take up arms against the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz and was the intellectual predecessor to the later, much more famous Emiliano Zapata, with his party’s slogan: Derek Minno-Bloom rated it liked it Nov 08,