1917 #12

The Anti-Fascist Wunsiedel Campaign

The Anti-Fascist Wunsiedel Campaign

The following is an edited translation of an article which appeared in Bolschewik No. 2. The annual national fascist mobilization at Wunsiedel to honor Rudolf Hess, Hitler’s deputy, is an important event for German...

Kurdistan and the National Question

Kurdistan and the National Question

For a Socialist Federation of the Middle East This article is translated from Bolschewik (No. 2), journal of Gruppe Spartakus. The division of the world under imperialism has subjected many peoples to massacres, oppression...

ICL/LRCI: False Assertions and Foolish Consistencies

ICL/LRCI: False Assertions and Foolish Consistencies

Centrists & Soviet Counterrevolution The International Bolshevik Tendency saw the aborted Soviet coup of August 1991 as Stalinism’s last desperate stand. We said that its failure sounded the death knell of the Soviet workers’...

Robertsonites in Denial

Robertsonites in Denial

Polemics on the Soviet Coup Last summer comrade Marc D., a Montreal sympathizer of the International Communist League, was won to the program of the Bolshevik Tendency. A pivotal question was the August 1991...

Spoil Your Ballot!

Spoil Your Ballot!

For Working–Class Unity—Not National Unity Reprinted below is the BT’s October 1992 statement on the referendum which was published in English and French: “Do you agree that the Constitution of Canada should be renewed...

Canada’s Constitutional ‘Crisis’

Canada’s Constitutional ‘Crisis’

United Front Campaign for Working–Class Independence The 26 October 1992 pan–Canadian referendum on constitutional reform provided the Bolshevik Tendency (BT) a chance to present its program to wider audiences in both Quebec and Ontario,...

German Fascism on the Rise

German Fascism on the Rise

Defend the Left and Workers’ Movement The following is an edited version of an article from the December 1992 issue of Bolschewik, publication of the Gruppe Spartakus, German section of the International Bolshevik Tendency....

John Brown Society Banquet

John Brown Society Banquet

On 19 October 1992 the John Brown Society held its second annual awards banquet at Fraunces Tavern in New York City. The recipient of the 1992 gold medal was Dhoruba Bin Wahad who was...

Capitalism and Racism

Capitalism and Racism

It is hard for most people to accept that racial prejudice and antagonism, pervasive phenomena of modern life, have not been permanent features of human society. Yet the very concept of “race,” and the...