This article focusses on Emanuele Farina, an antifascist intellectual. He was part of the political area looking for autonomy from the egemony of the Communist Party. This area disappeared in the post war period due to the political polarization during the Cold War: therefore many important personalities were forgotten. Farina was a socialist, a liberal and an anarchist, he took part in the Spanish Civil War with the Republican Army; he was a journalist, too, a translator and he was interested in science and tecnology.
Keywords: Libertary socialism, Civil spanish war, militant anti-fascist