Sunday, 21 April , 2024

USSR

Five articles on Al. Buzgalin and the Soviet/Russian Perestroika/Katastroika

Aleksandr Buzgalin and his time. The Soviet/Russian tragedy Do we need Marxism? Marxism and Stalinism USSR 1989-91: The “democratic counter-revolution” of the nomenklatura Marxism, nation and nationalism,...

Socialism And Economic Cybernetics: Towards a Manifesto

Paperback – 14 February 2024 by Elena Veduta (Author) The only alternative to capitalism is socialism. The first attempt to organize a non-capitalist, proportionally...

October Revolution: The first general recognition of women’s equality in History

The land of the October revolution: a country of women walking on the road to emancipation By Armağan Tulunay Take the position of women. In this...

Marxism, nation and nationalism, Western and Russian Left

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos This is the fourth of four articles on Alexandr Buzgalin and his era, the Soviet/Russian tragedy. You can read the three preceding...

Moscow ready to contribute to Cyprus talks, Zakharova says

Feb 28 2024 Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova referred on Wednesday to the 65th anniversary of the Zurich-London Agreements and criticised Britain while expressing...

An October for Us, for Russia and for the Whole World...

Published at November 6, 2007 IT IS NO surprise that the imminent 90th anniversary of the October Revolution in Russia has become the object...

USSR 1989-91: The “democratic counter-revolution” of the nomenklatura

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos  Third of four articles on Alexandr Buzgalin and his era. The Soviet/Russian tragedy. You can read the first article here https://www.defenddemocracy.press/aleksandr-buzgalin-and-his-time-the-soviet-russian-tragedy/ and...

Ukraine in 2024: Prospects and expectations

By Dmitri Kovalevich Jan 17, 2024* The beginning of the New Year in Ukraine is shrouded in much gloom, with a noticeable accumulation of irritation...

100 years since Lenin’s Death

Lenin for the New Year By Dominic Alexander 28 December 2023 As the 100th anniversary of Lenin’s death approaches, here are ten books to help renew...

Leon Trotsky on Lenin

Written by Leon Trotsky Leon Trotsky’s essay on Vladimir Lenin is historically significant not because it is trustworthy in its judgments but because it is...