[Marxism] Max Weber and Trotsky

Carl G. Estabrook galliher at illinois.edu
Thu Feb 27 18:53:19 MST 2014

Engels, "The Role of Force in History," 1887:


On Feb 27, 2014, at 7:44 PM, Jim Farmelant <farmelantj at juno.com> wrote:

> Max Weber in his famous lecture, "Politics as a Vocation" quotes Trotsky as having said at Brest-Litovsk, "Every state is founded on force."
> I'm interested in tracking down where the quote is from and assuming it to be accurate, what the context was when Trotsky said that.

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