Marxism and Stalinism

Stalinism and Afghanistan: socialists and the 1979-89 war: Workers' Liberty 3/55 AWL Thu, 10/27/2016 - 10:32
The two Trotskyisms during World War 2: Workers' Liberty 3/48 AWL Wed, 12/10/2014 - 20:15

Tracing the development of "two Trotskyisms" through from the 1940 split to the 1944 polemic between Harry Braverman and Max Shachtman.

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The pagination in the pdf is correct, but, by a mishap, the pages of the printed version of Workers' Liberty 3/48, as a pull-out in Solidarity 347, are in the wrong order. Our apologies to readers.

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Editorials - March 1995 AWL Wed, 04/27/2011 - 23:46
Workers Liberty cover

Editorial comments on the ongoing influence of Stalinism in the British labour movement, the need for a campaign to defend the welfare state, and calling for justice for Mumia Abu-Jamal.

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The lessons of Stalinism AWL Thu, 06/10/2010 - 01:00
WL 3/29

How Marxists registered and learned from - or failed to register and learn from - the great expansion of Stalinism after World War Two. Click here to download pdf.

Workers' Liberty 3/11: 1917 - revolution for freedom and equality AWL Sat, 04/07/2007 - 22:57

The Russian Revolution, the Stalinist counter-revolution, and the working class (Analyses from Labor Action and The New International, 1942 to 1957)
Download pdfs (without pictures): pages 1 to 8; pages 9 to 16, or read it on this website by clicking here.

Let’s call it a day on the “Cambridge Five”

Submitted by Matthew on 14 February, 2018 - 12:55 Author: John Cunningham

Yet another book on the “Cambridge Five” rolls off the press (Enemies Within: Traitors, Spies and the Making of Modern Britain by Richard Davenport-Hines), and it’s time to stifle yet another yawn as this mini-industry and apparent national obsession with posh spies.