From May 6-8, the “First International Academic Event on Leon Trotsky
The international situation, the class struggle and the tasks of revolutionaries: A series of articles presenting the Trotskyist Fraction – Fourth International.
On 6-8 May, Cuba will host for the first time an international event on the life and ideas of Russian revolutionary, Leon Trotsky. The academic event reflects the growing interest in the ideas of Trotsky on the island since the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Marxist.com picks up this article on which we commented already. Let us note the remark of Trotsky: Kautsky wasn’t always a social democrat: he was revolutionary socialist until the calamity of bolshevism appeared: he saw correctly that it was not had been intended.
I am no fan of Kautsky but he has been proved right as the whole era of bolshevism has fallen away into nothing… Continue reading “Kautsky, originally a revolutionary, correctly saw the bolshevik calamity for what it was”