Was the German Revolution defeated by January 1919?
Publisher: International Socialism
Date Written: 06/01/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18871
John Rose argued in his talk at Marxism 2014 that the German Revolution had effectively suffered terminal defeat by January 1919. The National Congress of Workers' and Soldiers' Councils voted in December 1918 to hand power to the National Assembly after elections to be held in January 1919.