MIA: Women's Liberation


Dora Montefiore and Eleanor Marx’s Fight Against Sexism in the Party, 1895-1909


August Bebel

Introduction to Woman and Socialism, August Bebel, 1879

Eleanor Marx

The Woman Question, with Edward Aveling, 1886
Report to the Brussels International Congress, (abstract) 1891

“Free Love” and Socialism – A Criticism, 23 November 1895
The Everlasting Female Again!, Bax, 30 November 1895
The Debate on Women Or Sex, Bax, 7 December 1895

Critical Chronicle — Socialism and “Free Love”, anon., 2 November 1895
Exchange with Bax on the woman question, 16 November 1895
The Gotha Congress, October 1896, including: Comments on Clara Zetkin's speech.
Only with the Proletarian Woman will Socialism be Victorious, Clara Zetkin, Oct 16 1896
The Proletarian in the Home, November 1896

The Late Friedrich Engels and the Woman Question, Bax 28 November 1896

Rejoinder from Eleanor Marx, November 1896

Dora Montefiore

Excerpts from Clarion, (selected) 1897-1898

A Bundle of Fallacies, Bax January 1901

“A Bundle of Fallacies”, February 1901
“A Bundle of Fallacies”, May 1901
“Republics versus Women” by Mrs Kate Trimble Wolsey, June 1903
Socialist Women’s Bureau (letter), November 1907
Some Words to Socialist Women, 1907

The Fight Against Socialism. Bond or Free Love?, Justice Editors, 7 December 1907
Bax And The Woman Question, Herbert Burrows, 14 December 1907
Social Democratic Manifesto on the Question of Universal Adult Suffrage, 14 December 1907

Adult Suffrage Letter from Dora Montefiore, March 1909
Adult Suffrage Letter from Dora Montefiore, April 1909

A Study in Socialist Heresy-Hunting. Why I am Opposed to Female Suffrage, Bax, March 1909

Study in Socialist Heresy-Hunting. “Why I am Opposed to Female Suffrage”, April 1909
What Every Socialist Woman Should Know, January 1909
The Party and Adult Suffrage, January 1909

LADIES and the Suffrage, May 1909
The Evolution of Sex, September 1909
The Future of Woman, September 1909
The Position of Women in the Socialist Movement, 1909

Women and Communism, 1920
Race Motherhood, Is Women a Race?, 1920