The Life of Leon Trotsky: “We Know Our Duty. We Will Fight to the End.”

Photo: Wikimedia

November the 7th was the 140th anniversary of the birth of Lev Davidovich Trotsky, with Lenin, leader of the Russian revolution

Revolutionary History: Lenin — 150 Years Since His Birth.

Lenin arrives at the Finland Station
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Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by his revolutionary alias, Vladimir Lenin, was born in the city of Simbirsk, now known as Ulyanovsk, on Russia’s Volga river a century and a half ago

Kautsky and the Parliamentary Road to Socialism – A Reply to Eric Blanc

Kautsky and the Parliamentary Road to Socialism – A Reply to Eric Blanc

socialists should challenge the state by uncovering its capitalist bias

Revolutionary History: 100th Anniversary of the Kapp Putsch in Germany

Kapp-Putsch, Brigade Erhardt, Berlin
Photo: Bundesarchiv Bild 183-H25109, Unknown author

How the German working class fended off a right-wing coup, almost seized power and was once again betrayed by the Social Democratic Party

The Russian Revolution: How the Bolsheviks Treated the National Question


A century after the October revolution, the approach of the Bolsheviks to resolving the national question remains a shining example of what could be achieved in resolving national conflicts if genuine socialist governments were to come to power across the world