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The Dilemmas of Lenin by Tariq Ali

The Dilemmas of Lenin

The Dilemmas of Lenin by Tariq Ali
Apr 25, 2017 | 384 Pages
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“Ali encourages the reader to take a fresh look at Lenin’s choices in the context of a repressive autocracy, the poverty and misery of the bulk of the population under tsarism and the industrialised slaughter of the first world war. What underpins his book is the view that October was an ‘innocent and utopian birth’ that was subsequently ‘twisted’ into Stalinism by three devastating years of civil war.”
—Daniel Beer, Guardian

“Reading this book on your vacation will make your life better and your mind broader.”
—Branko Milanović

“A powerful tool for those wanting to understand the real Lenin and therefore the real politics behind those revolutionaries who fought so hard but ultimately failed in their goal.”
—Lindsey German, Counterfire

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