Review of "The Life and Death of Leon Trotsky", published in the latest issue of Socialism Today

50 years ago the ’Cultural Revolution’ began in China.

"HOW COULD IT be", ponders Noreena Hertz in the opening pages, "that ten years after landing in Leningrad to set up Russia’s first stock exchange – a travelling saleswoman with capitalism in my briefcase - I now felt a burning need to question its very tenets?" The answer to this is partly, according to Hertz herself, the...

900 days of siege in World War Two

Committee for a workers' International publications


p248 01

p304 02