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How to make a revolution in the United States

  How to make a revolution in the United States Peter Camejo, 1969 Source : Speech at an educational conference of the US Socialist Workers Party and Young Socialist Alliance, May 3, 1969, printed in abridged form in The Militant, May 30, 1969 Transcription and mark-up : by Steve Painter (source: Marxist Internet Archive) Revolutionary … Continue reading

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THE TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM Study Guide

THE TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM Study Guide REQUIRED READING A  Trotsky, “The Death Agony of Capitalism and the Tasks of the Fourth International” B  “A Discussion with Trotsky on the Transitional Program” SUPPLEMENTARY READING C. The Political Backwardness of American Workers Trotsky D  A Bill of Rights for working people DISCUSSION POINTS 1. “Classical social democracy, functioning in … Continue reading

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IS IT WRONG FOR REVOLUTIONARIES TO FIGHT FOR REFORMS?

IS IT WRONG FOR REVOLUTIONARIES TO FIGHT FOR REFORMS? (1969) George Breitman Originally published in the Militant, February 28, 1969. Among young radicals, white and black, there is a certain amount of misunderstanding about problems connected with reform and revolution and their relation to each other. Such misunderstandings are sometimes expressed in current notions: •That … Continue reading