Lion Trotsky on the trade unions by Leon Trotsky

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  • Labor unions and communism.

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Collection of articles, including an interview.

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Statementprefaces by Farrell Dobbs.
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Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
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If anyone wonders why they can't find a new copy of this, the answer is that it was replaced way back in by a new and better book, Trade Unions in the Epoch of Imperialist Decay (Featuring Trade Unions: Their Past, Present, and Future by Karl Marx).

This new book includes the same material by Leon Trotsky and by Farrell Dobbs, with the addition of a new introduction (and it could probably use 4/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Trotsky, Leon, Leon Trotsky on the trade unions. New York, Pathfinder Press [, ©] (OCoLC) Leon Trotsky on the trade unions.

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Leon Trotsky: The Trade Unions in Britain () Leon Trotsky. The Trade Unions in Britain. (September ) Written: by Trotsky, Source: Communism and Syndicalism, by Leon Trotsky. A Labour Press Pamphlet, Transcribed: by Andy Blunden. The trade union question remains the most important question of working class policy in Great Britain, as well as in the majority of old.

This book presents the conclusions he reached during his long years of activity in the revolutionary workers' movement - on such questions as the role of a Marxist party in the unions, the dangers of opportunism and sectarianism, the need for unity and political independence in the labour movement, and the different roles that unions, factory.

Trade Unions in the Epoch of Imperialist Decay (Featuring Trade Unions: Their Past, Present, and Future by Karl Marx) by Leon Trotsky | Jan 1, out of 5 stars 2. The book begins with Karl Marx's document "Trade Unions: Their Past, Present, and Future." The other major piece is "Trade Unions in the Epoch of Imperialist Decay," one of the last articles written by Russian revolutionary leader Leon Trotsky before he was assassinated in during his exile in Mexico by orders of by: 3.

CHAPTER VII Trade Unions and Bolshevism. T hat the fundamental tasks of the labour movement cannot be assessed and defined from the formal and, ultimately, purely legalistic, standpoint of democracy is especially clearly evident from, the recent history of Britain herself, and particularly graphically so from the question of the trade unions” political levies.

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Lenin, Leon Trotsky, Farrell Dobbs, and Jack Barnes—draw on generations of revolutionary struggles by working people to explain why organizing to strengthen the unions is not only essential to the fighting unity and political striking power of the working class. The Revolution Betrayed: What Is the Soviet Union and Where Is It Going.

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