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The Cuban Missile Crisis and its test of movements’ negative character

From the new November-December 2012 issue of News & Letters From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya The Cuban Missile Crisis and its test of movements’ negative character Editor’s note: On the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis, we present … Continue reading

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Chernobyl disaster, on its anniversary

To mark the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident, I’m posting two pieces. Below is a talk I gave in Memphis, Tennessee, on the tenth anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, which I think speaks directly to today’s situation, especially … Continue reading

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Chernobyl on its 25th anniversary

To mark the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl accident, I’m reproducing an article I wrote about it in the April 1992 issue of News & Letters.  Watch this space for a related post in the next couple of days. Does … Continue reading

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Essay: Dunayevskaya’s place in the history of the Left

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: Essay:  Dunayevskaya’s place in the history of the Left by Kevin Michaels Raya Dunayevskaya deserves a prominent place in the historical self-understanding of the U.S. Left. She was acknowledged in her … Continue reading

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