Thursday, 9 December , 2021

Trotsky Leon

An Open Letter to Maria Svart, National Director of the Democratic...

By David North 22 May 2021 Maria Svart National Director Democratic Socialists of America May 22, 2021 Dear Ms. Svart, On May 17, the World Socialist Web Site reported that during...

Praising the crimes of Stalinism: The DSA and the assassination of...

By Eric London 17 May 2021 During the past week, numerous prominent leaders of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) have posted tweets celebrating the 1940...

On Mandel and ‚Capitalist Breakdown‘ – some remarks

By Klaus Dräger  George Kerevan pays tribute to the great Marxist thinker Ernest Mandel, who died some 25 years ago in 1995 – and rightly...

Talking Lenin with Tariq Ali – II

Read part I here by Raza Naeem Mar 21, 2020 Raza Naeem sat down with one of the most influential leftists of our world today to...

“Lenin’s Last Struggle” recounts a losing campaign against the emerging Stalin

By Gary Bono January 22, 2016 I have previously written about the excellent and informative book, “The Soviet Century” by the Soviet-born historian Moshe Lewin, but...

Lenin’s Testament

"Last Testament" Letters to the Congress Written: December 1922 - January 1923 First Published: 1956 in Kommunist (No. 9) Source: Lenin Collected Works, Volume 36 (p. 593-611) Online Version:...

Leon Trotsky: Lenin (1925)

Transcriber’s Notes This transcription of Leon Trotsky’s 1925 Lenin came about through a donation from the personal archives of Asher and Ruth Harer in San...

What Was Lenin Thinking?

By Tariq Ali April 3, 2017 LONDON — What was Vladimir Lenin thinking on the long journey to Petrograd’s Finland Station in 1917? Like everyone else, he...

Why Was Lenin’s Body Preserved?

By Andrei Tapalaga Jan 17, 2020 Vladimir Ilich Lenin is still considered to this day the father of communism for how the Soviet union evolved around...

Trump, neo-fascism, and the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Michael D. Yates and John Bellamy Foster Apr. 11, 2020 John Bellamy Foster has the distinction of having expertise in both political economy and ecology,...