For a Socialist Welsh Republic!

The Welsh Underground Network are a Marxist organization advocating a Socialist Welsh Republic through community action.

Want to learn more about who we are and how we started, click below!

With Chapters across Wales, we are a National Organization. If you’re interested, why not contact us about joining?

About Us

The Ten Point Programme

What does the Network believe in?

Our guiding beliefs are best summarized in our Ten Point Programme, which details what we want to see in Wales, and why we believe it.

Read the Ten Point Programme below

Recent Articles

  • 2021: The year in review for the Welsh Underground Network
    As we have finally reached 2022, now’s the time to reflect on the promises we made to ourselves this time 12 months ago, and what we’ve achieved in this long, and for many, difficult year. At the risk of sounding like a Christmas advert – it’s genuinely been a year like no other. For the […]
  • Craving Trans Joy in Bleak Times
    When it comes to trans people in the UK, conversations about us generally immediately turn to the deadly waitlists at gender clinics and general inaccessibility of trans healthcare, or the almost daily attacks on trans people in the media that fuel discrimination and violence, or the ongoing vendetta against the right for trans people to […]
  • Afro-Communism: A Potted History
    The Socialist Movement is largely led by white cis-gendered men, which makes it no surprise why Africa’s history of socialism is unhighlighted, ignored and forgotten. Here are 5 African countries with socialist history to begin your research into what we’re calling, Afro-communism.   The People’s Republic of Benin   Prior to the Republic of Benin, Benin’s […]


Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today’ – Malcolm X

‘Without Revolutionary theory, there can be no revolutionary movement’ – Vladimir Lenin

Education is crucial to building up Socialism in Wales. Education should also be free, so here is a list of key-works to read, all in PDF format ready to download.

Please let us know if any links are broken, or if you’d like to make any suggestions to the list (

We will be expanding this list over time, so keep an eye out for new additions.








Every three weeks, come have a virtual drink with us on Zoom, as we discuss the books ‘they’ don’t want you to read!

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