This article was first published in Socialism ou Barbarie#35(1964),as an introduction to Alexandra Kollantai's The Workers Opposition,but it can stand alone as a refutation of the standard Leninist/Trotskyist claim that the Soviet Union only degenerated post 1924 i.e after Lenin's death, and as such has been published in pamphlet form by a number of groups.
Antoni, Voldemar Genrikhovich aka Volodya aka Zaruthustra aka Grigori Andreivich Lyapunov, 1886-1974
Brief notes on the Russian revolution, the third International and their relationship with the German proletariat by council communist Otto Ruhle.
A short biography of Vladimir Barmash, prominent anarchist communist in Russia who perished in the prison camps
Lars T. Lih on the Bolshevik policies of war communism and what they meant for workers and peasants.