[Classics] In Defence Of Marxism

A Letter to James P. Cannon[1]

16 January, 1940

Dear Friend,

What miserable writing is Shachtman’s open letter. Its only merit is that it obliged me to tell him the full truth about his politics. My answer is already dictated, I have only to polish it. Unfortunately, it will not be shorter than my letter to Burnham.



[1] This letter was written by Trotsky in English.