International Communist Current: Day of discussion on the Russian Revolution
One hundred years after the October insurrection in Russia, we will be holding a day of discussion about the relevance of the Russian revolution for the class struggle today. We will look at its historic importance as a first step towards the world revolution against capitalism, at its huge political and organisational achievements, as well as the tragic process of its degeneration and defeat.
11am-11.30am: Introduction to the day of discussion by the ICC
11.30am – 2.30pm: Presentation by the Communist Workers Organisation on the proletarian nature of the Bolshevik party and the October insurrection followed by discussion, with a 1 hour lunch break in between
2.30pm-5.30pm: ICC presentation on the degeneration and death of the revolution, followed by discussion
5.30pm – 6pm: Some conclusions…..