The Myth of Revolutionary Defeatism (Paperback)

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The term "Revolutionary Defeatism"is one of the most confused and confusing slogans in the history of the socialist movement. Usually attributed to Lenin, the slogan actually reflects the long history of the movement's attempt to decide how to react to the numerous conflicts leading up to World War I. Do we support our country which is under attack? Do we side with a victim of our own country's aggression even though ihe government of that victim is a repulsive dictatorship? Difficult questions. Are these debatges still relevant? Take a look at the headlines in today's edition of your newspaper.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781499295887
ISBN-10: 149929588X
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: June 2nd, 2014
Pages: 222
Language: English