The Road to Red October

The Bolsheviks and Working Class Power

 

 

 

Below we reprint a pamphlet which was originally published by Workers Power, a predecessor organization of the Revolutionary Communist International Tendency, in 1987.

 

 

 

Contents

 

 

 

1. When women set Russia ablaze

 

2. Lenin re-arms the party

 

3. All power to the Soviets

 

4. Dual power in the factories

 

5. The July Days

 

6. The Bolsheviks – mass party of the working class

 

7. Lenin’s struggle for the insurrection

 

8. The October insurrection

 

Appendix: ‘From words to deeds’ by Leon Trotsky