The Left & World War II - Selections from the Anarchist Journal War Commentary 1939-1943

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The Left & World War II - Selections from the Anarchist Journal War Commentary 1939-1943

The Left & World War II - Selections from the Anarchist Journal War Commentary 1939-1943

Book published by Freedom Press in 1989, 80 pages. Paperback (N3862)

Brand New Book

This book collects together articles from War Commentary, an anarchist journal that first appeared in the early months of the Second World War, and which argued that only revolution could really rid Europe of fascism. Articles include:

  • Communist Party Politics exposed
  • Trade Unions and Britain's war responsibilities
  • Eire - facts and impressions
  • War by Revolution?
  • USSR - anarchist position
  • The Independent Labour Party
  • The Pacifist Movement
  • The Communist Party
  • The Fourth International
  • Trade Unions in the War
  • Stakhanovism and the British workers
  • Campaign against German Refugees
  • Funeral of the Third International

From the rear side cover: This book begins with the article 'Communist Party Politics Exposed' which was is in the first issue of War Commentary in November 1939 and goes on to savagely analyse the Left at war. Trade Unions, Eire, Pacifism, the ILP and the Stakhanovites are the main topics dealt with, ending with the funeral of the Third International

Condition New