Karl Kautsky

Latest articles by Karl Kautsky

Prospects of the Russian Revolution

Kautsky saw the events of spring 1917 as having a global significance. Even though now a renegade, he was still capable of considerable foresight

The proletariat and its ally

This is the concluding section of Karl Kautsky’s The driving forces and the prospects of the Russian Revolution (1906)

Origins of democratic centralism

Demands to bring parliamentarians into line; rightwing MPs complaining about the threat of deselection; pleas to put electability first - it all sounds very familiar

SUPPLEMENT: Prospects of the Russian Revolution

By Karl Kautsky. translated into English for the first time by Ben Lewis