Recording of Clive Bradley's introduction to the Workers' Liberty Forum on '80 years on: could the Nazis have been stopped?' in London on 27 March.
University of London Union, Malet St, London WC1
In 1933 the National Socialist German Workers’ Party (Nazis) came to power, destroying the most powerful workers’ movement in Europe and setting Germany and the world on the road to fifteen years of dictatorship, genocide and war.
Could the Nazis have been stopped? Why did the German working class not resist?
What can we learn from Leon Trotsky’s analysis of the German labour movement’s failure to beat the Nazis?
In the face of rising fascist movements like the Front Nationale in France and Golden Dawn in Greece, and the right-wing nationalist UKIP in Britain, what are the lessons of Germany for fighting the far right today?
Everyone welcome to join us for discussion.
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