Leon Trotsky

Arts & Culture

Manifesto for an Independent Revolutionary Art

February 19, 2017 | n 1938, André Breton and Leon Trotsky worked together on this manifesto. The final version was signed by André Breton and Diego Rivera.

André Breton
Diego Rivera
Leon Trotsky


On Internationalism: A Response to the Partido Obrero

January 02, 2017 | A discussion on Gramsci’s concept of ‘organic crisis,’ the revolutionary internationalism, and what it looks like in practice.

Claudia Cinatti


Fidel, Che and Socialism in Cuba

December 13, 2016 | With his characteristic lucidity, Ernesto “Che” Guevara highlighted in his article “Socialism and Man in Cuba” a series of problems related to the “transition to socialism” on the island.

Juan Dal Maso
Fernando Rosso


Trotsky and Gramsci on Revolutionary Strategy

September 15, 2016 | Marxist historian Doug Greene discusses the main topics presented in a the newly released “Gramsci and Trotsky: Strategy for the Revolution in the West” by Emilio Albamonte and Matías Maiello.

Doug Greene


Gramsci and Trotsky

May 26, 2016 | Scholars and activists have long debated the legacy of Italian revolutionary Antonio Gramsci and his theoretical convergences and disagreements with Bolshevik leader Leon Trotsky.


Inheritance and Situation: Interview with New Generation of Revolutionary Marxists in China

April 06, 2016 | Left Voice spoke with Stone Song and Ji Hengge, Trotskyists in China who translated and published the first Chinese edition of The History of American Trotskyism by James P. Cannon

North Korea

A Trotskyist in North Korea

December 14, 2015 | Our author visited the Democratic People's Republic of Korea as a tourist. His question: How does this society function? Is it the Stone Age? Or a cult? Or Dadaist art? A historical-materialist (...)

Wladek Flakin

Marx is Back: Episode Zero

What would happen if Marx met Trotsky?

December 12, 2015 | In this episode of the miniseries, "Marx is Back," a fictitious dialogue between Karl Marx and Leon Trotsky takes place.


A ’Trotsky Day’ took place last Saturday in Berlin

October 22, 2015 | There were numerous workshops and a panel discussion; 100 people discuss the ideas of Leon Trotsky.

Wladek Flakin


Trotsky Day in Berlin: workshops and a panel discussion on the 75th anniversary of the death of Leon Trotsky

September 17, 2015 | "Trotsky Day", a public event on October 17 in Berlin, will bring together fighters from the workers' and youth movements, activists from different political tendencies and historians and (...)

Wladek Flakin