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—Socialist Workers Party [US]—

Education for Socialists Bulletins

These bulletins served to educate the members of the Socialist Workers Party of the US and the interested public in the US around a varitey of issue concerning the program of Revolutionary Marxism. There were published around a variety of topics from the United Front to fighting Fascism to the importance of Leninist party building. The National Education Department of the S.W.P. began publishing them in 1970. All were in the public domain, except where the contents themselves were previously copyrighted, the SWP nor their publishing department failed to copyright these journals until the end of 1978 when they started to appear with a copyright notice. We are only digitizing those in the Public Domain. Those marked with a © symbol will be listed below but not digitized. Original copies provided by the Holt Labor Library with help from the Riazanov Library Project. NOTE: All RTF (Word formatted) files are raw, they have not been edited for spelling.

 

The Abern Clique By Joseph Hansen

Against Violence within the Workers Movement 1974. Articles by Ernest Mandel, Leon Trotsky and subjects such as violence in the Anti-Vietnam War Movement

The Arab Revolution 1973. By Gus Horowitz RTF version

Anatomy of Stalinism 1972. By Tom Kerry

Aspects Of Socialist Election Policy How Marxists Approach Independent Working Class Political Action

Background to “The Struggle for a Proletarian Party” 1979. [Parts and format are under © cannot be digitized] By James P. Cannon, George Clarke, Leon Trotsky, and Fred Feldman]

The Chinese Revolution By Peng Shu-tse and Peng Pi-lan (Parts 1, 2 and 3).

The Chinese Revolution and Its Development

Class, Party, and, State and The Eastern European Revolution Evolution or Discussion on Eastern European States, 1946-1951

Class Struggle Policy in the Rise of the Labor Movement By Tom Kerry

Counter-mobilization: A Strategy to Fight Racist and Fascist Attacks by Farrell Dobbs SWP Education for Socialists Bulletin, May 1976.

The Development and Disintegration of World Stalinism

Discussions with Leon Trotsky on the Transitional Program 1969. Discussions took place May through June 1938]

Defending the Revolutionary Party and its Perspectives 1969. By James P. Cannon, others

Defense Policies and Principles of the Socialist Workers Party 1968. Includes Tradition and Guiding Ideas of the SWP in Defense Activities by George Novack and The Capitalist Witch-hunt and How to Fight It Resolution of the SWP National Committee 1950

The Fight Against Fascism in the USA SWP Education for Socialists Bulletin, 1976.
Also, another, similar version in full PDF titled What Is American Fascism? Writings on Father Coughlin, Mayor Frank Hague, and Senator Joseph McCarthy by James P. Cannon and Joseph Hansen is available here.

From Mississippi to Boston: The demand for troops to enforce civil rights 1975.

Guides to Marxist Educations Parts 1, 2 and 3

Healy’s Big Lie: The Slander Campaign against Joseph Hansen, George Novack, and the Fourth International 1976. Contributions by C.L.R. James, John and Mary Archer, George Breitman, Jean Van Heijenoort, Charlie Van Gelderen, Enrest Tate, Sam Gordon, and others.

The Kronstadt Rebellion in the Soviet Union 1921

Marxism vs Ultra-Leftism: The Record of Healy’s Break With Trotskyism Edited by Joseph Hansen

The Nature of the Cuban Revolution: Record of a Controversy, 1960-1963

The Organizational Character of the Socialist Workers Party 1970. Resolutions adopted by the 21st National Convention of the Socialist Workers Party, september 1965

Revolutionary Strategy in the Fight Against the Vietnam War

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 1:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 2:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 3:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 4:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 5:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, Part 6:

Toward a History of the Fourth International, – second series – Volume 1:

Toward a History of the Fourth International (1954-1963), – second series – Volume 2:

Toward a History of the Fourth International (1954-1963), – second series – Volume 3:

Toward a History of the Fourth International (1954-1963), – second series – Volume 4:

Recent Trends in the Labor Movement By Farrell Dobbs

Revolutionists and the Fight Against Imperialist Intervention in Angola. A Reply to Nahuel Moreno 1978. [Parts are under © cannot be digitized] By Gus Horowitz

Spartacist League: the Making of an American Sect by Bob Pearlman 1977

Selected Documents on SWP Trade Union Policy 1972

The Structure and Organizational Principals of the Party 1972. By Farrell Dobbs.

United Front VS. People’s Front 1972. SWP Education for Socialists Bulletin

What Course for Argentine Trotskyism?

What is American Fascism? Various articles and documents by James P. Cannon, Joseph Hansen, editorials from Socialist Appeal.

Workers and Farmers Governments Since the Second World War 1973. By Robert Chester. Introduction by Joseph Hansen. Essays on the historical background; Yugoslavia, China, Cuba and Algeria