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CONTENTS BY ISSUE
(July 1934 – March 1940)


Volume I, Number 1, July 1934
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editor:
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager
MARTIN ABERN

For the Fourth International

Minneapolis and Its Meaning, by James P. Cannon

The Soviets and the League of Nations

The Testament of Lenin, by Leon Trotsky

Dictatorship of Party or Proletariat? by Max Shachtman

The Socialist Party Convention, by James P. Cannon

The Legend of the Vienna Commune, by A. Max

Friedrich Engels on Bimetallism

New Trends Under the New Deal, by Jack Weber

Strikes and the Economic Cycle, by Alfred Weaver

The Decay of the Stalinist Party, by Arne Swabeck

Two Congresses and One Opposition, by S.
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

Marxism and Art, by David Ernest

Fatal Admissions, by M.S.

Celine’s Journey, by Earl R. Birney

A New Technics, by J.G.W.

New Warnings: Bulgaria and Latvia, X.

Brandler on the Road to Canossa, by B.

REVIEW OF REVIEWS:

Significant Figures from the Figures Factory


Volume I, Number 2, August 1934
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editor
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager: MARTIN ABERN

America and the War in the Pacific, by Jack Weber

A New Turn to the United Front

Bonapartism and Fascism

The Testament of Lenin, by Leon Trotsky

The Second International in the War, by Max Shachtman
 

THE CRISIS IN FASCISM:

  1. The Events in Germany, by Maurice Spector
  2. How It Happened in Italy, by I.C.H.

On the Slogan of “Disarmament”, by N. Lenin (different translation)

Diplomacy in the World War, by G. Vassilkovsky

The Stalinists and Pacifism, by Arne Swabeck

Six Months of the Doumergue Régime

Murder for Profit: El Gran Chaco, by Jean Mendez

Banned!
 

DOCUMENTS AND DISCUSSION:

The Question of Organic Unity in France

BOOKS:

Soule’s Revolution, by Felix Morrow

Honky-Tonk, by Louis Berg

A Legal Marxist, by Joseph Carter

American Capacity, by W.E.G.
 

Inside Front Cover: For the Man on the Planet without a Visa
Inside Back Cover: At Home. An Apology


Volume I, Number 3, September–October 1934
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editor:
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager: MARTIN ABERN

Prospects for a New Party in America

The Strike Wave and the Left Wing, by James P. Cannon

Bolshevik-Leninists and the SFIO, by V.

Arms and Capitalism, by John Hart

The AF of L at the Crossroads, by Arne Swabeck

I Break with the Chinese Stalinists, by Harold R. Isaacs

A Stupendous Bureaucracy, by M.S.
 

Four Letters on Historical Materialism, by Friedrich Engels

Roosevelt and the State, by Jack Weber

Whither the NAP?

Russia, Japan and “Red Mongolia”, by Gatto Mammone
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

Announcement
 

BOOKS:

Bolshevism, by F.K. v. Arnecke

The Press

 

Inside Front Cover: For the Right of Asylum for Leon Trotsky
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume I, Number 4, November 1934
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editor:
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager: MARTIN ABERN

The Russian Revolution 17 Years After

What Next in the Socialist Party, by M.S.

On the Eve of the Spanish Uprising, by L. Fersen

The First Letter from Spain, by X.

The AF of L at San Francisco, by Arne Swabeck

Power and the Russian Workers, by Christian Rakovsky

A Letter on Russia, by Karl Marx

Stern Clouds Over Europe, by Marko Shtip

Shifts in the Negro Question, by J.G. Wright

Passports to Utopia, by John Marshall

The Conflict in the OSP

What Schacht Is Heading Towards, by Brn

The Bankruptcy of the Belgian Labor Bank
 

ARCHIVES OF THE OPPOSITION:

BOOKS:

Declining America, by Felix Morrow

Man’s Fate, by B. Spartack
 

THE PRESS

Trade Union Unity in France
 

Inside Front Cover: Three Conventions
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume I, Number 5, December 1934
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editor:
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
WILLIAM DUNCAN

The Workers Party Is Founded, by A.J. Muste

Right Face in the Socialist Party, by M.S.

The Second Roosevelt Election, by Arne Swabeck

The Defeat of the Spanish October, by L. Fersen

The Socialists’ Errors in Spain, by Juan Arenillos

Karl Marx and Moses Hess, by Sydney Hook

Passports to Utopia – II, by John Marshall

Marxism: Science or Method?, by Rubin Gotesky

The Struggle for the Saar District, by O-R

A Letter to the Independent Labour Party

The Evolution of the Belgian Labor Party, by E. Duma

The SLP
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

Outlook of Science, by S.L. Solon

Art and Action, by Thomas Cotton

Non-Violence, by John West

Fontamara, by Leon Trotsky

Two Poets, by Harry Roskolenkier
 

THE PRESS:

Political Ribaldry
 

Inside Front Cover: The New New International
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume II, Number 1, January 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Roosevelt and the New Congress, by John West

Behind the Kirov Assassination, by M.S.

American Trade Union Problems – I, by Arne Swabeck

Will the Auto Industry Strike Next? by Karl Lore

The End of the Naval Truce, by Jack Weber

Marx’s Criticism of “True Socialism”, by Sidney Hook

Bureaucratism and Factional Groups, by Leon Trotsky

A Nazi Confesses, by Ludwig Lore

Thorstein Veblen, Sociologist, by John G. Wright

The Anti-Catholic Drive in Mexico, by Jean Mendes

The Peasants’ War in China, by Harold R. Isaacs
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

Captive Science, by John Marshall

Apologetics, by Joseph Carter

Gods and Society, by Felix Morrow

An Angry Epic, by Florence Becker

Oxford Manner, by J.W.

The United Front
 

LETTERS:

Inside Front Cover: The Readers Have the Floor
Inside Back Cover: The Press. At Home


Volume II, Number 2, March 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

The Problem of the Labor Party, by M.S.

Where Is Stalinism Leading Russia?

The Roosevelt “Security” Program, by John West

Lessons of the Paris Commune, by Leon Trotsky

The Housing Question in America:

  1. What the Problem Looks Like, by Henry Stone
  2. How the Problem Is “Solved”, by Paul V. McBride

The Political Situation in Spain, by L. Fersen

Strikes on the 1935 Horizon, by A.J. Muste

Lenin and Rosa Luxemburg, by Max Shachtman

American Trade Union Problems – II, by Arne Swabeck

Why the Saar Was Lost, by Oskar Fischer

In a Billion Dollar Industry, by Jack Wilson

Marxism: Science or Method? by Rubin Gotesky

The Abolition of the Bread Cards in the Soviet Union, by Erich Wollenberg

Stalin the Theoretician, by John G. Wright
 

BOOKS:

Wells’ Autobiography, by John Hart

Labor Historian, by Dennis Brown

To Make a Revolution, by J.W.

Problems of the Pacific, by Jack Weber

Neurotic Society, by Bernard Wolfe

Briefer Mention, by Florence Becker
 

A Picture of the Socialist Party

A Note to the Reader
 

Back Cover: The Press. At Home


Volume II, Number 3, May 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Where Is France Going? (from La Verité, Paris) (different translation)

  1. How a Revolutionary Situation Comes About
  2. Immediate Demands and the Struggle for Power
  3. The Struggle Against Fascism and the General Strike
  4. Socialism and Armed Struggle
  5. The Proletariat, the Peasantry, the Army, the Women, the Youth
  6. Why the Fourth International?
  7. Conclusion

A New Nerve Center of Imperialist Lust, by J.P. Martin

Labor in 1935 – Panorama and Prognoses, by A.J. Muste

The Long and Coughlin Movements, by Arne Swabeck

Marxism: Science or Method? II, by Rubin Gotesky

Gangway fo’ de Lawd! by J.G.W.

The Native Question in South Africa, by R. Lee
 

BOOKS:

Toussaint’s Era, by Florence Becker

“In Defense of Democracy”
 

Inside Front Cover: All Eyes on France!
Inside Back Cover: At Home.


Volume II, Number 4, July 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

The Bands Are Playing, by John West

The Soviet Union Today, by Leon Trotsky

The Passing of the NRA, by Arne Swabeck

Coming Struggles on the Railroads, by A. Weaver

Some Lessons of the Toledo Strike, by A.J. Muste

Centrist Alchemy or Marxism?

The Civil War in Greece, by J.P. Martin
 

BOOKS:

History à la Carte, by J.G. Wright

A Party and Its Book, by J.W.

Toiler’s Tale, by Jack Wilson

Anderson’s Dilemma, by J.W.

In Search of Diana, by Harry Roskolenkier
 

THE PRESS
 

Inside Front Cover: “United Front in France Wavers”
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume II, Number 5, August 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Is a Third Party Coming? by Arne Swabeck

An Open Letter to the French Workers, by Leon Trotsky

At the Crossroads in the Socialist Party, by J.P. Cannon

Trade Unions and the Revolution, by A.J. Muste

The Anglo-German Naval Pact, by I. Jerukhimovich

Marxism: Science or Philosophy? by Max Eastman

A Labor Lieutenant and Top-Sergeant, by Harry Strang

Art and Marxism, by Feroci

Luxemburg and the Fourth International, by L. Trotsky

The Anti-Calles Drive In Mexico, by Jean Mendez

Humanism in One Country, by J.G.W.
 

BOOKS:

A Reply to Olgin, by John G. Wright and Joseph Carter

England’s Intellectuals, by Hans V.

Woman’s Place, by Florence Becker
 

On Good Intentions
 

Inside Front Cover: The Third International Is Dead – Long Live the Fourth International!
Inside Back Cover: The Press


Volume II, Number 6, October 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A BI-MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

On the Seventh Congress of the Comintern, by L. Trotsky

  1. The Stalinist Turn
  2. Russia and the World Proletariat

The Real Meaning of the United Front, by Arne Swabeck

From Atlantic City to Atlantic City: On the 55th Convention of the AF of L, by A.J. Muste

The Wagner Bill and the Working Class, by John West

Who Defends Russia? Who Helps Hitler? by L.T.

US Capitalism: National or International, by George Novack
A Critique of Lewis Corey’s The Decline of American Capitalism

Questions of the Italo-Ethiopian War, by Parabellum
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

The Situation in Cuba, by R.S. de la Torre

Copenhagen Socialist Youth Conference, by Walter Held

BOOKS:

Philosophy of Confusion, by Reuben Grote

An American Germinal, by Gerry Allard

In One And The Same Issue

Inside Front Cover: A Bolshevik Fugitive
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume II, Number 7, December 1935
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A BI-MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Sanctions and the Coming War, by Maurice Spector

The AF of L Begins to Face Issues, by Arne Swabeck

ILP and the Fourth International, by Leon Trotsky

Max Eastman’s Straw Man, by John West

Some Notes on Workers’ Education, by A.J. Muste

Marxism and the Intellectuals, by George Novack

  1. The Marxist Theory of the Intellectuals
  2. Non-Marxist Theories of the Intellectuals
  3. Reaction and Anti-Intellectualism

Romain Rolland Executes an Assignment, by L. Trotsky

The Comintern and Social Patriotism, by Feroci
 

BOOKS:

Stalin in Reality and in Legend, by Walter Held

War by Norman Thomas, by J.W.
 

Inside Front Cover: Sanctions and the British Elections
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume III, Number 1 (Whole No. 13), February 1936
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A BI-MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Does the AF of L Face a Split? by Arne Swabeck

Just Wars in the Light of Marxism, by Erich Wollenberg

Once Again: The ILP, An Interview with Leon Trotsky

The Stakhanovist Movement, by N. Markin

The Spirit of the US Constitution, by Felix Morrow

The Question of Organic Unity, by John West

An Appraisal of Leo Tolstoy, by N. Lenin

American Intellectuals and the Crisis, by George Novack

Notes of a Journalist, by Alfa
 

BOOKS:

Levy on Marxism, by Reuben Grote

Prize Novel, by J.W.

Twilight of Capitalism, by Joseph Carter

Rebel Students, by M. Garrett

The Tottering Order, by Frieda F. Rothe
 

THE PRESS:

The Seven Hour Day in the USSR


Volume III, Number 2 (Whole No. 14), April 1936
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A BI-MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

Will Roosevelt Be Re-elected? by John West

The People’s Front in France, by Walter Held

What Is This Business Revival? by Arne Swabeck

The Function of the New Deal – A Criticism and a Reply, by George Novack

Marx and Feuerbach, by Sidney Hook
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

Silone the Modern, by Lionel Abel

In Justification of Stalinism, by Jack Weber

Soaring Aloft, by Harry Roskolenkier
 

THE PRESS:

A Nest of Rattlesnakes
 

Inside Front Cover: The Record of the League
Inside Back Cover: At Home


Volume III, Number 3 (Whole No.15), June 1936
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
(With which is merged Labor Action)
A BI-MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE WORKERS PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES

Editors:
MAX SHACHTMAN
JOHN WEST

In Opposite Directions – The Cleveland Convention of the Socialists, by M.S.

The End of Locarno, by Walter Held

Wages and Prices in the Soviet Union, by Erich Wollenberg

Engels’ Letters to Kautsky, by Leon Trotsky

Criminology and Society, by Bernard K. Wolfe

The Intellectuals and the Crisis – II, by George Novack

A Page of American Imperialism, by J.G. Wright

Kathleen Ni Houlihan’s Newest Savior, by Maurice Ahearn

On Dictators and the Heights of Oslo, by L.D. Trotsky
 

BOOKS:

Living Marxism, by G.N.

Hearst, by Karandash

Genetics, by A.B.

Rosmer’s Book, by L. Trotsky
 

Inside Front Cover: Our Voices Must Be Heard
Inside Back Cover: The Press


Volume IV, Number 1 (Whole No.16), January 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Aims of Our Review

The Convention of the New Party

The Dewey Commission

Anarchism in Spain, by Felix Morrow

Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Russia, by Max Shachtman

The Question of Trade Union Unity, by B.J. Widick

The End of the Chinese Soviets, by Li Fu-Jen

Ninety Years of the Communist Manifesto, by Leon Trotsky (different translation)

Homage to John Brown, by George Novack
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

An American Purge

BOOKS:

After Twenty Years, by Maurice Spector

Inside Front Cover: At HomeHands Off in Spain!Notes
Inside Back Cover: Clippings


Volume IV, Number 2 (Whole No.17), February 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

A Review of the Month

The New Party Is Founded, by James P. Cannon

Roosevelt Faces the Future, by James Burnham

Marx and Engels on the Civil War, by George E. Novack

The Truth About Kronstadt, by John G. Wright

Workers Front and Popular Front, by Alfred Rosmer

90 Years of the Communist Manifesto, by Leon Trotsky

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

The War in Spain, by Felix Morrow

History of the CI, by Joseph Carter

Modern Mythology, by Arthur Mizener

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes
Inside Back Cover: Clippings


Volume IV, Number 3 (Whole No.17), March 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

The Labor Party, by James Burnham

A Frame-Up That Failed, by Carlos Hudson

The Crisis and the Liberals, by David Cowles

The Trade Unions in Politics, by Arne Swabeck

DISCUSSION:
Anarchist Tactics in Spain:

Czechoslovakia and Its “Democracy”, by W. Keller

Lenin on Socialism

The Class Struggle in Mexico
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

A Liberal in China, by Li Fu-jen

Dos Passos’ America, by Bernard Wolfe

Pluperfect Plutocracy, by George Novack

Incompleat Angler, by James Burnham

Paris Commune, by Ernest Erber

White Sahibs, by H. Stanley (sic!)

White Mule, by B.W.

Briefer Mention
 

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes
Inside Back Cover: [Some Quotes]Clippings


Volume IV, Number 4 (Whole No.19), April 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments
The Trial of the 21

Hue and Cry Over Kronstadt, by Leon Trotsky

Strike of Capital? by Dave Cowles

The Jewish Question, by Jack Weber

Problems of Colonial India, by S. Stanley

The Record of the Democracies, by Maurice Spector

The Course of Herr Brandler, by Walter Held

A Letter to Corliss Lamont, by Max Eastman
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

Balkan Storms, by W. Keller

Plebeian Caesar, by George Novack

Red Fantasy, by Bernard Wolfe
 

Correspondence [from New Zealand]

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes


Volume IV, Number 5 (Whole No.20), May 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

Crisis and Reform Labor Politics, by David Cowles

[Breaking with Stalinism]

Why We Quit the Communist Party:

A Meeting of Bankrupts, by Joseph Carter

Lenin and Rosa Luxemburg, by Max Shachtman

Principles and Tactics in War, by W.St.

The Course of Herr Brandler – II, by Walter Held

Problems of Colonial India, by S. Stanley

The Land Problem in Mexico, by Bernard Ross

The Crisis of Stalinism in Brazil
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

History to Order, by George Novack

Einstein, by A.B.

Politics and Art, by Parker Tyler
 

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes
Inside Back Cover: A Gift for a FriendClippings


Volume IV, Number 6 (Whole No.21), June 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

Their Morals and Ours, by Leon Trotsky

The Collapse of the New Deal, by Maurice Spector

A Head Without a Body, by M.S.

Max Eastman as Scientist, by James Burnham

Reform Labor Politics and the Crisis – II, by David Cowles

[Stalinist Repression in Spain]

Problems of Colonial India, by S. Stanley

Russia and the Lithuanian Crisis, by Jerome

Minneapolis, New York and Chicago Conducting Special New International Drives
 

BOOKS:

Metaphysics of H. Levy, by William Gruen

Call Out the Militia! by George Novack

The Truth About Spain, by Bernard Wolfe

Czechoslovakia’s Fate, by W. Keller
 

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes
Inside Back Cover: Clippings


Volume IV, Number 7 (Whole No.22), July 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

The Betrayal in Spain, by Styr-Nhair

The Stalinist Convention, by Max Shachtman

Learn to Think, by Leon Trotsky

Fascism’s Dress Clothes, by James Burnham

They, the People, by Dwight Macdonald

DISCUSSION:
Once More: Kronstadt:

What Is Happening in Brazil? by Bernard Ross
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

A New Lenin Book, by Joseph Carter

America, I Love You, by J.B.

Premature Patriotism, by Bernard Wolfe

John Bull’s Other Hell, by E. Robertson
 

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes
Inside Back Cover: Clippings


Volume IV, Number 8 (Whole No.23), August 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Question of a Labor Party:

Means and Ends, by John Dewey

Browder’s Two Roosevelts, by Albert Gates

Zionism and the Lion, by Ben Herman

A New Mirror in the Old Frame, by George E. Novack

Spending and the Stock Market, by David Cowles

Burnham Dodges My Views, by Max Eastman

A Little Wool Pulling, by James Burnham

They, the People, by Dwight Macdonald

More on the Suppression of Kronstadt, by Leon Trotsky
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

The English Worker, by E. Robertson

Halting Progress, by Rubin Gotesky
 

Inside Front Cover: At HomeNotes


Volume IV, Number 9 (Whole No.24), September 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

Canada and World Politics, by E. Robertson

The Myth of Isolation, by Albert Gates

The Making of a War Monger, by Hal Draper

They, the People, by Dwight Macdonald

The Two Party System, by George Novack
(Conclusion of critique of The Politicos, by M. Josephson)

Ignace Reiss: In Memoriam, by Elsa Reiss

Labor Party and Progress, by Albert Goldman

Notes on Contemporary India, by S. Stanley
 

CORRESPONDENCE:

BOOKS:

Save Capitalism First, by Dwight Macdonald

World War by Stages, by B.J. Widick
 

Inside Front Cover: At Home


Volume IV, Number 10 (Whole No.25), October 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

A Great Achievement, by Leon Trotsky

The Defense of Czechoslovakia, by Walter Held

Fascism and Big Business, by Daniel Guerin

The Soviets and Democracy, by Maurice Spector

Is French Canada Going Fascist? by E. Robertson

Mahoney Bill and Revolutionary Politics, by David Cowles

Argentina Group Issues Magazine

[Trotsky on the United States of Europe]

British Policy in Palestine, by L. Rock
 

CORRESPONDENCE:

BOOKS:

Marxism and Progress, by Rubin Gotesky

Art by Ukase, by Edna Margolin

Magic and the Machine, by Parker Tyler

The Child as Scapegoat, by F.W. Dupee
 

Inside Front Cover: At Home


Volume IV, Number 11 (Whole No.26), November 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

The 4th International Is Launched, by Max Shachtman

Social-Patriotic Sophistry, by Leon Trotsky

The Popular Front’s Guilt, by Maurice Spector

Labor Unity – A New Stage, by B.J. Widick

The Deserters and Munich

The Jewish-Arab Conflict, by L. Rock

The War Mobilization Plan, by M.J. Michaels and Albert Gates

Stalinism and Fascism in Italy, by Z.

Mahoney Bill and Today’s Tasks, by The Editors and Jules Geller
 

BOOKS:

The Story of the CIO, by B.J. Widick

Toward a Decision, by Leon Trotsky

Balabanoff’s Memoirs, by Max Shachtman

Mann in Uniform, by S. Stanley
 

CORRESPONDENCE:

Clippings

Inside Front Cover: At Home


Volume IV, Number 12 (Whole No.27), December 1938
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

A Fresh Lesson, by Leon Trotsky

Martov’s Mysticism, by Albert Goldman

What Is “Socialized” Medicine, by William Harvey

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald

The New Phantom: “Socialist Concentration”, by Oscar Fischer

Footnote for Historians, by M.S.
 

ARCHIVES OF THE REVOLUTION:

BOOKS:

China’s Tragedy, by Max Shachtman

Gold Is Still Where You Find It, by Joseph Hansen
 

Inside Front Cover: At Home


Volume V, Number 1, January 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

Intellectuals in Retreat, by James Burnham and Max Shachtman

After the Fall of Hankow, by Li Fu-jen

France and the CIO, by B.J. Widick

A Note to Our Readers

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald

A New Marxist Review in Mexico, by Chris Andrews
 

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Volume V, Number 2 (Whole No.29), February 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

Barcelona and France’s Future, by Felix Morrow

Zionism and the Arab Struggle, from The Spark

Haya de la Torre and Democracy, by Diego Rivera

The German Left and Bolshevism, by Walter Held

Behind the Farmers’ Vote, by David Cowles

Karl Kautsky, by Leon Trotsky

Is Austria a Nation? by Charles Crompton

A Letter and Some Notes, by Victor Serge and The Editors

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald

Chronicle of the French General Strike, by C.M.

The Paradox of Australian Capitalism, by Stan Bollard
 

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Volume V, Number 3 (Whole No.30), March 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
MAURICE SPECTOR
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

Behind the Kremlin Walls, by Leon Trotsky

A Party Without a Program, by Walter Beirce

The Struggle in California, by Norman Mini

Wars – Defensive and Aggressive, by Gregory Zinoviev

Clarity or Confusion? by Clave

The Great Test, by Julik

The 3-Cents a Day Plan, by Paul Luttinger

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald
 

BOOKS:

The GPU Orders a Novel, by Felix Morrow
 

CORRESPONDENCE:

Krupskaya

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Volume V, Number 4 (Whole No.31), April 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comments

The Popular Front’s Flight from Spain, by Casanova

The Monopoly Committee – First Year, by Dwight Macdonald

Utopia from Oklahoma, by George M. Whiteside

Wars – Defensive and Aggressive, by Gregory Zinoviev

Krupskaya’s Death, by L.T.

The Struggle for Ireland, by William Morgan

The Economics of Cotton Farming, by Jerry Pytlak

Notes on the Jewish Question, by Charles Crompton

A Voice from Peasant India, by Jadunandan Sharma

The Task in Spain – 1936, by Leon Trotsky
 

BOOKS:

School for Dictators, by Dwight Macdonald
 

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Volume V, Number 5 (Whole No. 32), May 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comment

Once Again on the “Crisis of Marxism”, by T.

Where Is the PSOP Going?

‘Learn to Work in the Stalinist Manner’, by Alfa

The Economics of Cotton Farming – II, by Jerry Pytlak

The International of Universal Chauvinism, by Jacques Detil

Wars – Defensive and Aggressive, by Gregory Zinoviev

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald
 

BOOKS:

Revolution, Black and White, by George E. Novack

“Socialized Medicine”, by Paul Luttinger

War-Mad Liberal, by Felix Morrow
 

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Oktober

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Volume V, Number 6 (Whole No.33), June 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editors’ Comment

The Bonapartist Philosophy of the State, by Leon Trotsky

Class Politics in Palestine, by L. Rock

A Program of Action for Palestine, by Haor

Popular Education in Crisis, by Dwight Macdonald

Old Garbage in New Pails, by Max Shachtman

The National Question in Central Europe, by Jan Buchar

Australia Cognita, by N. Origlasso

The War in China and Japan, by X.
 

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Volume V, Number 7 (Whole No.34), July 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comment

Unser Wort

The Socialist Crisis in France, by Rosa Luxemburg

F.D.R. and the Industrial Mobilization Plan, by Hal Draper

A Step Towards Social-Patriotism, by Editorial Board, Bulletin of the Russian Opposition

The National Question in Central Europe – II, by Jan Buchar

The Struggle Against the Oil Octopus, by George E. Novack

Bolshevism and Democracy:

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald
 

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Volume V, Number 8 (Whole No.35), August 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comment

The Moralists and the Sycophants against Marxism, by Leon Trotsky

The Socialist Crisis in France, by Rosa Luxemburg

The Struggle for National Supremacy, 1789–1848, by George E. Novack

A Graphic History of Bolshevism

The Suicide of Ernst Toller, by Oscar Fischer

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald

Cotton Economy in Depression, by Jerry Pytlak

Economic and Political Life in Argentina, by Pedro Milesi

The Congress of the PSOP, by Fauchois

Ten Years of the Russian Bulletin, by Editorial Board of the Russian Bulletin
 

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Volume V, Number 9 (Whole No.36), September 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
Business Manager:
MARTIN ABERN

The Editor’s Comment

The Future of Roosevelt, by James Burnham

An Open Letter to the Workers of India, by Leon Trotsky

The Story Behind Tea, by Sherman Stanley

Twenty-Five Million of Us: Relief and Unemployment, by Dwight Macdonald
(Charts by Nancy Macdonald)
 

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Volume V, Number 10 (Whole No.37), October 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
General Manager:
MARTIN ABERN
Assistant Manager:
SHERMAN STANLEY

Let the Readers Decide

The Second World War, by the Editors

“Trotskyism” and the PSOP, by Leon Trotsky

The Friends of the War Referendum, by Hal Draper

Negro Slavery in North America, by George E. Novack

British Imperialism in India: A Chart of the Exploitation of 375,000,000 People, by Sherman Stanley

The Socialist Crisis in France, by Rosa Luxemburg
 

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BOOKS:

Organizing Negro Labor, by B.J. Widick
 

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Volume V, Number 11 (Whole No.33), November 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
General Manager:
MARTIN ABERN
Assistant Manager:
SHERMAN STANLEY

The Editor’s Comment

The USSR in War, by L. Trotsky

Reading from Left to Right, by Dwight Macdonald
 

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Volume V, Number 12 (Whole No. 39), December 1939
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
General Manager:
MARTIN ABERN
Assistant Manager:
SHERMAN STANLEY

Revolution and the Negro, by J.R. Johnson

The Colonial Plantation System, by George E. Novack

The Negro in Southern Agriculture, by Robert L. Birchman

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Volume VI, Number 1 (Whole No.40), February 1940
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE SOCIALIST WORKERS PARTY (Section of the Fourth International)

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
General Manager:
GEORGE CLARKE
Assistant Manager:
SHERMAN STANLEY

Party Opinion: An Editorial on Finland—1940

Speech on the Russian Question, by James P. Cannon

Again and Once More Again on the Nature of the USSR, by Leon Trotsky

Resolution on Russia, A Statement of Policy by the Political Committee of the Socialist Workers Party

Dialectical Materialism and Science, A Speech on D.I. Mendeleyev, by Leon Trotsky
 

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Volume VI, Number 2 (Whole No.41), March 1940
THE NEW INTERNATIONAL
A MONTHLY ORGAN OF REVOLUTIONARY MARXISM
OFFICIAL THEORETICAL ORGAN OF THE SOCIALIST WORKERS PARTY (Section of the Fourth International)

Editorial Board:
JAMES BURNHAM
MAX SHACHTMAN
General Manager:
GEORGE CLARKE
Assistant Manager:
SHERMAN STANLEY

A Petty-Bourgeois Opposition in the Socialist Workers Party, by Leon Trotsky

The Crisis in the American Party, An Open Letter in Reply to Comrade Leon Trotsky, by Max Shachtman

From a Scratch to the Danger of Gangrene, by Leon Trotsky

The Second World War and the Soviet Union, A Resolution Submitted by the Minority of the Political Committee for the Consideration of the Membership of the Socialist Workers Party
 

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