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Re: The 1930s.
Posted by Ken Waldron
on September 25, 2023, 2:39 pm, in reply to "Re: The 1930s.
"His hatred for Stalinism was understandable, to say the least, given the persecution, tyranny and counter-revolutionary purges he witnessed within the anti-fascist forces of Catalonia."
Agree. Orwell was no fool: the Stalinists betrayed Spain and he knew it.
-You can't "grass" on those who would have shot you, nor their British bourgeois Communist proxies with heads full of fantasy when you have experienced what it meant in reality.