Behind the Moscow trial by Max Shachtman

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Subtitle on cover: The greatest frame-up in history.

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Other titlesBehind the Moscow trial: the greatest frame-up in history.
StatementMax Shachtman.
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Number of Pages142
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Zinoviev, L. Kamenev, I.N. Smirnov, G. Yevdokimov and twelve others were arraigned on Augby the Russian state prosecutor, A.Y. Vishinsky, on charges of conspiring to assasinate the soviet leaders, Comrades Stalin, Voroshilov, Zhdanov, Kaganovich, Kossior, Orjonikidze and Postyshev and of having murdered S.M.

Kirov. On August 19 the trial opened. Unless we are the “gullible idiots” who Trotsky says would have to people the world if the charges made against the sixteen men just tried and shot in Moscow, were to be believed, we must conclude that the very indictment and execution of Zinoviev, Kamenev and the fourteen others constitute in actuality the most crushing indictment yet made of the Stalin regime itself.

Scene from the Moscow Purge Trial During the second half of the s, Joseph Stalin set the stage for gaining absolute power by employing police repression against opposition elements within the Communist Party. The Moscow Trials were a series of show trials held in the Soviet Union at the instigation of Joseph Stalin between and against Trotskyists and members of Right Opposition of Behind the Moscow trial book Communist Party of the Soviet were three Moscow Trials: the Case of the Trotskyite-Zinovievite Terrorist Center (Zinoviev-Kamenev Trial, aka "Trial of the Sixteen,".

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