Paul Mattick Sr. (13 March 1904 – 7 February 1981) was a Marxist political writer and social revolutionary, whose thought can be placed within the council communist and left communist traditions.
Throughout his life he continually criticised Bolshevism, Lenin and Leninist Marxism and organisational methods, describing their political legacy as:
- "...serving as a mere ideology to justify the rise of modified capitalist (state-capitalist) systems, which were ... controlled by way of an authoritarian state."
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... Up through the seventies, many old and new articles by Mattick were published in different languages for various publications ... In the academic year 1974-75, Mattick was engaged as visiting professor at the "Red" University-Center of Roskilde in Denmark ... In his last years, Paul Mattick thus succeeded in getting a small audience within the new generations for his views ...
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“Has Christ been divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul?”
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