According to a widespread prejudice, «ideological anarchism» excludes a classical military organization based on a one-man command and obedience to orders.
Current events in Iran may indicate that history has reversed, and now the country is trying to return to secularized times.
The grassroots fraction of Maidan did not fulfill its revolutionary tasks, being unable to go beyond the demands «to change power» and the repetition of the bourgeois-democratic ideology. Not that «intellectuals» were drowning their sorrows, while the people vainly exercised their minds, secretly praying for help.
The political reason for the fall of the power of the Yanukovych «family» was the breaching of obligations by the authorities to the classes. Parliament adopts a budget, keeping in mind the criticism and the wishes of groups of influence. The government secretly steals, but does not kill the poor. The authorities can ignore or press the protest, but torture and murder in relation to the dissenters should not be used. In January 2014, the government violated all these rules and lost «legitimacy» in the eyes of the people.
It happens that the fascists behave like revolutionaries. They fight with the police, expose large property fraud, use their flags at the strikes. This is their common tactic. They manipulate something precious and close to target audience’s heart by using flattery. When there is a need to agitate the masses of dissatisfied — fascists will build barricades, turn over cars and embody other dreams of an embittered citizen. And then, on a wave of universal trust, they come to power and turn the country into hell.
We affirm that schools and universities, museums and galleries, offices and factories, restaurants and stadiums, streets and squares are all «places for politics». Not for the official stuff, not for the authorities and the opposition travesty, but for real politics. It can only be emancipatory and revolutionary in the conditions of total domination.
From this moment on Maidan started to have a dual character: a revolutionary movement (of people) and a counter-revolutionary movement of forces of oligarchs and imperialists…
What is the essential character of the protest and occupation movement that started in Independence Maidan in Kiev, which ultimately led to the downfall of President Viktor F. Yanukovych regime?