James P Cannon

What does Hall Draper's Marxist “micro-sect” do in the labour movement?

Author: 
John Bloxam and Sean Matgamna

This positive exposition of the role of a Marxist “Fighting Educationalist Group” in the class struggle and in the transformation of existing labour movements, was written against three comrades who left AWL to join Labour Briefing and sank into Labour Party routinism. They were influenced by the polemics of Hal Draper against what he called the “micro-sect” form of organisation.

The Price of Isolation for the Russian Workers and their Revolution

Author: 
Max Shachtman

The world is paying dearly for the isolation of the Russian
Revolution, paying in blood and sweat, and tears and in car-
nage and destruction such as history records nowhere else.

The Price of Isolation for the Russian Workers and their Revolution

Author: 
Max Shachtman

The world is paying dearly for the isolation of the Russian
Revolution, paying in blood and sweat, and tears and in car-
nage and destruction such as history records nowhere else.

1940: A “petty bourgeois” opposition? Max Shachtman examines the evidence.

Author: 
Max Shachtman, CLR James, Martin Abern, etc. (The SWP Political Committee minority, 1940.)

Where Is the Petty Bourgeois Opposition? A Repeated Challenge Remains Unanswered.