Lenin as "dictator"

Jim Jaszewski ab975 at main.freenet.hamilton.on.ca
Thu Jun 22 18:25:45 MDT 1995

On Tue, 20 Jun 1995 TimW333521 at aol.com wrote:

> You are right to crediting Lenin for the NEP and thus having been an
> originator of "market socialism."  Much that was bad about the USSR stemmed
> from Stalin's betrayal of Leninism on this score.  The best writer on this is
> of course Stephen Cohen.  Also Moishe Lewin is helpful.

	For anyone who wants to know, Moishe Lewin wrote a book on
Lenin's last daze:

	'Lenin's Last Struggle' [ISBN 0-85345-473-6 | Monthly Review Press]

	I found it very informative regarding the last struggles between
Lenin, Trotsky and Stalin...


   Jim Jaszewski   <jazz at freenet.hamilton.on.ca>

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