Lenin's critics like to paint him as an authoritarian through and through. But that picture doesn't match reality.
Jason Schulman is on the editorial board of New Politics and the editor of Rosa Luxemburg: Her Life and Legacy. His new book is Neoliberal Labour Governments and the Union Response: The Politics of the End of Labourism.
Over the years, efforts of US workers to build a party that represents their interests have come up short. Why?
Jeremy Corbyn is attempting to transform a Labour Party that represents labor in name only.
Thoughts on politics, social movements, and the 2012 elections.
Paul Mattick, Business As Usual: The Economic Crisis and the Failure of Capitalism. Reaktion Books, London, 2011. 126 pp.
Restoring big ideas.