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Ernest Mandel on the Holocaust

Monday 27 January 2020

Today, it is seventy-five years ago that the Red Army liberated Auschwitz. As a young anti-fascist activist, IIRE founder Ernest Mandel barely escaped death in the camps. We publish here a 1988 essay in which he grappled with the preconditions for the Nazi genocide. “1990: “Material, social and ideological preconditions for the Nazi genocide””.