Communists and the national question

The issue of national oppression and how to fight it is an important struggle facing the world today. This talk will look at the Marxist approach to this crucial yet difficult question, drawing out key examples of what a revolutionary struggle against national oppression looks like in different cases.

Reading list


Lenin on the National Question –  Rob Sewell

Marxists and the National Question – Ben Curry

Marxism and the national question –  Alan Woods and Ted Grant


The problem of nationalities In History of the Russian Revolution –  Leon Trotsky

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The Right of Nations to Self-Determination – Lenin

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