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Desperately Seeking Snetkov

Desperately Seeking Snetkov

A leaflet issued by the Bay Area Bolshevik Tendency on 8 September dealing with the imperialist aggression against Iraq made the elementary observation that: ‘‘Revolutionaries should not look either to the ‘soft’ Stalinists in...

Defend Iraq!

Defend Iraq!

Imperialist Troops Out—By Any Means Necessary! The illusion that the ‘‘end of the Cold War’’ would usher in an era of global peace and harmony has been abruptly shattered by the recent imperialist provocations...

Communist Tactics and the Anti-War Movement

Communist Tactics and the Anti-War Movement

For Class Struggle Against Imperialist Aggression! The domestic political situation in the United States weighs heavily in the calculations of the imperialist chieftains as they prepare to unleash mass destruction on the people of...

The ‘French Turn’

The ‘French Turn’

Lessons from the Struggle for the Fourth International In 1938 Trotsky and his co-thinkers founded the Fourth International with the declaration that ‘‘The historical crisis of mankind is reduced to the crisis of the...

Greetings from the Bureaucratic Robertson Regime

Greetings from the Bureaucratic Robertson Regime

The fusion between the New Zealand Permanent Revolution Group and the North American Bolshevik Tendency (BT) was first announced publicly on 2 June 1990 at the Lutte Ouvriere fete outside Paris. Ten days later...

Trotskyism and the New Labour Party

Trotskyism and the New Labour Party

The ‘French Turn’ in New Zealand In late April 1990, the Permanent Revolution Group (PRG), New Zealand section of the International Bolshevik Tendency, completed a year-long entry into the New Labour Party (NLP). This...

We Go Forward!

We Go Forward!

International Trotskyist Regroupment The recent fusion of three Trotskyist organizations from North America, New Zealand and Germany to form the International Bolshevik Tendency (IBT) is a breakthrough in the necessary process of international revolutionary...

Smash Apartheid! No to ‘Power Sharing!’

Smash Apartheid! No to ‘Power Sharing!’

The current round of negotiations between the African National Congress (ANC) and the South African government marks a new phase in the decades-long struggle against the hated system of apartheid, one of the vilest...