Trotsky’s Advice to Young Marxists: “Don’t Spread Yourself Too Thin”

In the following letter, Leon Trotsky provides valuable advice to young comrades in Kiev on their theoretical and political education. Written in 1923, his words are even more relevant today.

The Rise of the Comintern and the Role of Leon Trotsky

We publish the introduction to our new edition of “The First Five Years of the Communist International,” which outlines some of the key debates and decisions taken in the first four congresses of the Communist International.

Inspiring Rally Commemorates the Legacy of Leon Trotsky

The International Marxist Tendency’s rally to celebrate the life and works of Leon Trotsky, 80 years after his assassination in Mexico, was a great success.

Trotsky’s Notebooks: Excerpts on Lenin, Dialectics, and Evolutionism

Trotsky’s notebooks on philosophy provide a wealth of insight into dialectical materialism, positivism, Freud and psychoanalysis, and more.

Lies, Damned Lies and Netflix: the Character Assassination of Leon Trotsky

A recent Netflix show, produced by Russian state television, is a scandalous misrepresentation of Trotsky’s life and the October Revolution.

If America Should Go Communist

We republish here for our organization-wide reading a short article from 1934 by Leon Trotsky discussing perspectives for the quick development of socialism in the United States. While this article is quite old, it is […]