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Book Review: Caught in the Revolution

Book Review: Caught in the Revolution

Reviewed by Niall Mulholland (from Socialism Today, May 2017) Helen Rappaport’s Caught in the Revolution provides many telling eyewitness reports from the then capital of Russia, Petrograd (as St Petersburg was renamed at the start of the first world war) ...

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Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed

Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed

“With the greatest interest and with never slackening attention I read John Reed’s book, Ten Days that Shook the World. Unreservedly do I recommend it to the workers of the world. Here is a book which I should like to see published ...

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Arthur Ransome: A Letter to America (May 1918)

Arthur Ransome: A Letter to America  (May 1918)

Letters Every day brings a ship, Every ship brings a word; Well for those who have no fear, Looking seaward well assured That the word the vessel brings Is the word they wish to hear. Emerson wrote the poem that ...

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Year One of the Russian Revolution by Victor Serge

Year One of the Russian Revolution by Victor Serge

Year One of the Russian Revolution -Victor Serge From Serfdom to Proletarian Revolution 1861: THE EMANCIPATION OF THE SERFS Sequences in world history are so tightly interconnected that it is often necessary to go back a long while in order ...

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