Liberal politics dating
Leftist economic beliefs range from Keynesian economics and the welfare state through industrial democracy and the social market to nationalization of the economy and central planning, to the anarcho-syndicalist advocacy of a council- and assembly-based self-managed anarchist communism.
During the industrial revolution, leftists supported trade unions.
For the political position that combines centrist and left-wing policies, see Centre-left politics.
For the album by the group Leftfield, see Leftism (album).
The International Workingmen's Association (1864–1876), sometimes called the First International, brought together delegates from many different countries, with many different views about how to reach a classless and stateless society.
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