The 1877 St Louis Commune Was a Landmark Event for the International Workers’ Movement

Source: Jacobin
by Mark Kruger

“For a few days in July 1877, workers took over St Louis and a communist party ruled the Midwestern city. The often forgotten St Louis Commune was a landmark event that showed the US isn’t immune to Paris Commune–style eruptions of class consciousness.” (07/31/22)

https://jacobin.com/2022/07/1877-st-louis-commune-railroad-us-general-strike/