In his hatred of Communism, Trotsky incites the Nazis to wage war against the Soviet Union. He, an ’eminent expert’ on the Soviet Union, told the Nazis that they had every chance of winning the war against Stalin: the army and the population were demoralized (false!), Stalin frustrated resistance (false!) And that the Stalinists would capitulate at the beginning of the war (false!).
Jeremy Corbyn and Tony Benn taking direct action in the UK Parliament.
Alexander Werth (1901-1969) was a British journalist of Russian birth. His family fled Russia in 1917, following the October Revolution, and settled in England. As
Indeed, the climate of disunity that Trotsky created for international communism led directly to the 1956 Khrushchev denunciation of Stalin – and the subsequent Sino-Soviet Split.