This is one of the recordings made at the Socialist Appeal day school
in June, where comrades gathered to discuss the Marxist theory of the
State and the Revolutionary Tactics of the Bolshevik Party in 1917. In
the first part of this session Rob Sewell talks about the nature of
revolution, and how a revolutionary situation occurs not necessarily in
a boom or slump, but more likely in a rapid change in living
A recording of the meeting in April, reported on www.marxist.com, where 40 people packed the NUJ Headquarters in London to find out about the theory of the Permanent Revolution.
Alan Woods was invited to speak at the Hands Off Venezuela meeting to explain the theory and its
relevance today. Here is the audio file of Alan speaking.