alliance with the USSR be created and the first workers ' state be saved from disaster.
The aim was to cause a massively expensive arms race which would virtually bankrupt the USSR.
The fate of the USSR as a socialist state depends upon that political regime that will arise to replace Stalinist Bonapartism.
breakup of the USSR, Russia was again vying for an influential role on the world stage.
The ending of the Stalinist bureaucracy in USSR was not a defeat for the working class.