From the moment of publication of Lenin’s April theses, a reference to the danger of isolating the proletariat from the peasants became the principal argument of all those who wanted to drag the revolution backward.Read more "The June crisis: Bolshevism on trial"
There will be art, readings, multi-media, performances, and many more expressive works that will carry the Commemoration’s theme: “Advance the Global People’s Resistance! Carry Forward the Vision and Tasks of the Great October Socialist Revolution!”Read more "Cultural Festival: 100 Years of the October Revolution in New York City"
Annexations are nothing but a political expression and political form of the domination of giant banks that has arisen inevitably from capitalism.Read more "Lenin to Soviet congress: ‘The way out of this war lies only through revolution’"
Lenin therefore stood firm on his April position: “Patiently explain.”Read more "The June crisis: ‘The right to a peaceful demonstration is ours’"
The October Revolution showed that this system, in which the ruling class takes possession of the fruits of others’ labor, is not permanent, but can be defeated and overcome by organized political struggle.Read more "‘To celebrate the October Revolution is to proclaim its relevance’"
The Bolsheviks looked like a tiny group. But on that very day and perhaps hour, a conference of the factory and shop committees of Petrograd adopted, also with an overwhelming majority, a resolution that only a government of soviets could save the country.Read more "The first congress of Soviets assembles in Petrograd"
Peace reigned in Europe, but this was because domination over hundreds of millions of people in the colonies sustained only through constant, incessant, interminable wars.Read more "V.I. Lenin: War & Revolution"