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October 1917: When workers took power

October 1917: When workers took power

With monotonous predictability the centenary of the Russian revolution has led to an outpouring of bile – not aimed in the main at the ‘acceptable’ February revolution – but at October. A cacophony of slander is attempting to drown out the real history of the October revolution.

The first year of war – Leon Trotsky

Article by LEON TROTSKY translated into English for first time Originally published in in special WWI edition of Socialism Today, magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales) On the first anniversary of the start of the war, LEON TROTSKY wrote this perceptive assessment of the situation, and the […]