The Eastern European revolutions have been hailed as the death of socialism. Others have argued that they offer a new start for the democratic Left on the world stage. So, is it a moment of defeat or a cause for relief? We assembled a roundtable discussion to confront some of the burning issues.
Recommended CitationFarrar, Adam; Preston, Yvonne; Baldwin, Peter; Lawson, Sylvia; Aarons, Eric; and Markus, George, System Failure, Australian Left Review, 1(117), 1990, 10-16.