TS Eliot rejected George Orwell’s Animal Farm because of its ‘Trotskyite’ politics

TS Eliot refused to publish Animal Farm by George Orwell because of its “Trotskyite” politics, it has been claimed. By Stephen Adams The poet, a former director of the publisher Faber & Faber, made his feelings clear in a rejection letter to Orwell in 1944. Orwell succeeded in having Animal Farm, an allegory on StalinistContinue reading “TS Eliot rejected George Orwell’s Animal Farm because of its ‘Trotskyite’ politics”

Communist League Book Review: “Molotov Remembers”

COMPASS For Communist League (UK) No 108: October 1993 Book Review: MOLOTOV’S MEMOIRS Albert Resis (Ed.): ‘MOLOTOV REMEMBERS: INSIDE KREMLIN POLITICS’; Chicago; 1993 Vyacheslav Molotov was Stalin’s closest comrade-in-arms, and held for many years very important positions in the Soviet Union. One might have hoped, therefore, that his memoirs would have contained valuable information onContinue reading “Communist League Book Review: “Molotov Remembers””

Why I Resigned From the Trotsky defense Committee, by Mauritz A. Hallgren

Why I Resigned From the Trotsky Defense Committee Mr. Felix Morrow, Acting Secretary American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky, Room 511, 22 East 17th Street New York, N. Y. Dear Sir: It has become necessary for me to clarify my position with respect to the Moscow trials and particularly with respect to Trotsky’sContinue reading “Why I Resigned From the Trotsky defense Committee, by Mauritz A. Hallgren”

Kasama’s Anti-Stalinism: Furr on Bukharin

Carl: You wrote: “But for Bukharin, GF, someone I and many others think highly of (although perhaps not so many in this forum), it was indeed a capital case.” You ought not to “think highly of” this truly revolting person, Bukharin. Bukharin is not worthy of your respect, or that of any decent person. ReadContinue reading “Kasama’s Anti-Stalinism: Furr on Bukharin”

Grover Furr stomps Kasama Liberals

Thanks for all the remarks! Here are a few replies. I’ll be brief. Mike Ely wrote: “Give us a short, simple list of your evidence for this global Trotsky-Bukharin-Nazi conspiracy. You can’t because it didn’t exist.” Either you have not studied the materials or you don’t remember them. There were a series of inter-related conspiracies.Continue reading “Grover Furr stomps Kasama Liberals”

Grover Furr defends research on Moscow Trials from Charlatan Mike Ely

-The following is a response written by Grover Furr on the Kasama Project website- Someone brought to my attention that my research is being discussed here. I asked Mike Ely if I could respond, and he agreed that I could. I welcome criticism! But to be valuable, it has to be accurate. Here are someContinue reading “Grover Furr defends research on Moscow Trials from Charlatan Mike Ely”

Why was Bukharin Executed?

Bukharin, Nikolai Ivanovich (1888-1938): Publicist and economist, member of the Bolshevik Party since 1906. In the years of World War I (1914-1918) adopted an anti-Leninist position on the issues of the proletarian dictatorship, the State, the right of nations to self-determination and others. In 1917 he denied the possibility of the triumph of socialist revolutionContinue reading “Why was Bukharin Executed?”

Enver Hoxha’s first reaction to 20th Congress of the CPSU

February 26, 1956 MOSCOW, Sunday All night long I read the secret report of N. Khrushchev that he gave to us as he did the same with all other foreign delegations. The report rejects the figure and all the acts of the great Stalin. I understood the position of Khrushchev and his other companions againstContinue reading “Enver Hoxha’s first reaction to 20th Congress of the CPSU”

May Day: From the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) to the ICMLPO (Unity & Struggle)

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of the Soviet Union, on behalf of working people in Russia and the various republics of the former Soviet Union, received fraternal greetings and congratulations on the 1 May Labour Day. The proletariat of Russia celebrates the day in the fight against semi-fascist dictatorship Medvedev-Putin thatContinue reading “May Day: From the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) to the ICMLPO (Unity & Struggle)”