The main discrepancies become apparent when comparing Trotskyite texts with Soviet sources; to some degree they are very similar. Despite the fact that Trotsky was exiled during his composure of ‘History of the Russian Revolution’, embittering him towards Stalin and his allies, he was still loyal to the party and to the ideals they stood for. Throughout the events of The Revolution he proudly praises the liberation of the Proletariat “The proletariat cannot directly seize the power; it has to have an organisation accommodated to this task. The co-ordination of the mass insurrection... presupposes a correct general leadership of the masses...and a daring blow.” This kind of referencing to the workers of Russia as one large, unthinking, hom...
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