Anarcho-syndicalism facts for kids
Anarcho-syndicalism is a form of anarchism. It sees labour unions as something which will cause revolutionary change. This change will give freedom and equality to the workers. Anarcho-syndicalists want to get rid of the wage system and capitalism. They believe this leads to class divisions and inequality.
The basic concepts of anarcho-syndicalism are:
- Workers’ solidarity
- Direct action
- Workers' self-management
Anarcho-syndicalism played an important role in the Spanish Civil War.
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The 1910 Congress in which the Spanish CNT was established
In Spanish: Anarcosindicalismo para niños
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