Reading: Week 12

What follows is an excerpt from Maurice Cornforth’s 1952 Readers’ Guide to the Marxist Classics. II. THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF MARXISM-LENINISM (B) MORE ADVANCED READING (2) Frederick Engels. Anti-Dühring. Karl Marx & Frederick Engels Collected Works, Vol. 25, International Publishers, 1989. pp. 1-309. (d) Part 1: Chapters 9-11 (pp. 78-110) [Continuing from Last Week:] Engels…Read more Reading: Week 12

Discussion Questions for Week 2 Reading

In the introductory section of his essay, Lenin declares, The Marxist doctrine is omnipotent because it is true. It is comprehensive and harmonious, and provides men with an integral world outlook irreconcilable with any form of superstition, reaction, or defence of bourgeois oppression. Later, in closing, Lenin writes, People always have been the foolish victims…Read more Discussion Questions for Week 2 Reading

2017, the 100th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution:

Happy New Year, comrades! I’m sure you’re all aware by now that this year, 2017, will mark the 100th anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution. And much as in 1917, we find ourselves not only in the midst of great calamity, war, poverty, exploitation, and injustice (and with every indication that, if things are…Read more 2017, the 100th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution: