Women and the Family
Trotsky, LeonPublisher: Pathfinder
Year Published: 1973
Pages: 98pp ISBN: 978-0-87348-218-9
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX22864
How the 1917 Russian revolution opened the door to new possibilities in the fight for women's liberation.
How the October 1917 Russian Revolution, the first victorious socialist revolution, transformed the fight for women's emancipation. Trotsky explains the Bolshevik government's steps to wipe out illiteracy, establish equality in economic and political life, set up child-care centers and public kitchens, guarantee the right to abortion and divorce, and more.