An excerpt from ‘The End of the Beginning: Lessons of the Soviet Collapse’

By Carlos Martinez Although a distance of more than a quarter-century separates us from that fateful day in December 1991 when the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) ceased to exist, understanding of the Soviet collapse remains unsatisfactory and incomplete. The global working class is still reeling from the blows of that two-year period from [… click here for more]