Trotskyism
Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. Trotsky identified as an orthodox Marxist and Bolshevik-Leninist, and supported founding a vanguard party of the working-class, prolet...
August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
Permanent Revolution
Permanent revolution is a term within Marxist theory, established in usage by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels by at least 1850 but which has since become most closely associated with Leon Trotsky. The...
Fourth International
The Fourth International (FI) is the communist international organisation consisting of followers of Leon Trotsky, or Trotskyists, with the declared goal of helping the working class bring about socia...
International Marxist Tendency
The International Marxist Tendency (IMT) is an international Trotskyist Tendency founded by Ted Grant and his followers following their break with the Committee for a Workers International in the earl...
Trotskyist organisations
The following is a List of Trotskyist organizations by country. This article lists only those political organizations and parties (include political party factions, but exclude youth organizations and...
Trial of the Sixteen
The Trial of the Sixteen (Polish: Proces szesnastu) was a staged trial of 16 leaders of the Polish Underground State held by the Soviet Union in Moscow in 1945.
The Government Delegate, togeth...
August 21,1940-The Trotsky Assassination
Read about the tale of deceit, betrayal and a pickaxe-wielding secret agent behind Leon Trotsky’s assassination.
Max Shachtman
Max Shachtman (/ˈʃɑːktmən/; September 10, 1904 – November 4, 1972) was an American Marxist theorist. He evolved from being an associate of Leon Trotsky to a social democrat and mentor of senior ...
Polikarp Mdivani
Polikarp "Budu" Mdivani (Georgian: პოლიკარპე [ბუდუ] მდივანი; Russian: Поликарп Гургенович [Буду] Мдивани, Polikarp Gurgenovich [Budu] Mdivani) (1877 – July 19, 1937) was a veteran Georgian Bol...
Kanan Makiya
Kanan Makiya (born 1949) is an Iraqi academic, who gained British nationality in 1982. He is the Sylvia K. Hassenfeld Professor of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at Brandeis University. Although h...
Permanent revolution
Permanent revolution is a term within Marxist theory, established in usage by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels by at least 1850 but which has since become most closely associated with Leon Trotsky. The...
Revolutionary Socialists (Egypt)
The Revolutionary Socialists (Arabic: الاشتراكيون الثوريون‎; [elʔeʃteɾˤɑkejˈjiːn essæwɾejˈjiːn]) (RS) are a Trotskyist organisation in Egypt originating in the tradition of 'Socialism from B...
Revolutionary Socialist Workers' Party (Turkey)
Founded in 1997, the Revolutionary Socialist Workers' Party (Turkish: Devrimci Sosyalist İşçi Partisi, (DSİP)) is a Trotskyist party in Turkey. One of its leaders, Doğan Tarkan, had links to Kurtu...
United front
The united front is a form of struggle or political organization that may be carried out by revolutionaries or communist political struggles. The basic theory of the united front tactic was first deve...
South African Trotskyism
Trotskyism first emerged in South Africa in the 1930s. In 2013 it was argued that "Since 1994 the independent left in South Africa has been dominated by Trotskyism".
Aleksandra Sokolovskaya
Aleksandra Lvovna Sokolovskaya (Russian: Александра Львовна Соколовская; 1872 – c. 1938) was a Russian Marxist revolutionary and Leon Trotsky's first wife. She perished in the Great Purges no earl...
Gertrude Himmelfarb
Gertrude Himmelfarb (born August 8, 1922), also known as Bea Kristol, is an American historian. She has written extensively on intellectual history, with a focus on Britain and the Victorian era, as w...
Ante Ciliga
Ante Ciliga (20 February 1898 - 21 October 1992) was a Croatian politician, writer and publisher. Ciliga was one of the founders of the Communist Party of Yugoslavia (KPJ).
He was born in the smal...
Youth for International Socialism
Youth for International Socialism (YFIS) is an international Marxist youth organization. They work along with the International Marxist Tendency.YFIS was founded by John Peterson, now head of the Work...
Lal Khan
Lal Khan is a political activist and Marxist political theorist. He is an acclaimed theorist in the International Marxist Tendency, alongside Alan Woods. He was a physician by profession but no longer...
Nora Volkow
Nora Volkow (born 27 March 1956) is a Mexican-American psychiatrist. She is currently the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which is part of the National Institutes of Health (...
Erwin Ackerknecht
Erwin Heinz Ackerknecht (1 June 1906, Stettin – 18 November 1988, Zurich) was an active and influential Trotskyist in the 1930s who had to flee Germany in 1933 after Hitler’s rise to power. It was in ...
Lev Kamenev
Lev Borisovich Kamenev (Russian: Лев Бори́сович Ка́менев, [ˈlʲɛf bɐˈrʲisəvʲɪtɕ ˈkamʲɪnʲɪf]; 18 July [O.S. 6 July] 1883 – 25 August 1936), born Rozenfeld (Russian: Ро́зенфельд...
Irving Kristol
Irving Kristol (January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American columnist, journalist, and writer who was dubbed the "godfather of neo-conservatism." As the founder, editor, and contributor to ...