Trotskyism in the United States 1940-47 Balance Sheet
The Workers Party and the Johnson-Forest Tendency

Publisher:  Johnson-Forest Tendency, USA
Year Published:  1947  
Pages:  32pp  
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX7692

The Johnson-Forest tendency presented this balance sheet of Trotskyism in the United States for its co-thinkers at home and abroad who shared the program and principles of the Fourth International.


I. The Unprincipled split
II. Trotsky’s Role in the 1940 split
III. The Political Evolution of the Workers Party
a) W.P. and the American Question
b) W.P. and the International Question
IV. The Johnson-Forest Tendency
V. The Organizational Question
a) Opportunism in General
b) Opportunism in the American Movement
c) “All-Inclusive Party” and “Bureaucracy”
VI. Perspectives in the United States
a) S.W.P. and the W.P.
b) S.W.P. and the American Revolution
VII. Lessons of the American Experience for the International
Appendix: Conversations with Trotsky on the Transitional Program

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