Savaging a Comrade

July 1977
Time;7/4/1977, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p25
The article focuses on the "New Times" article which criticized Spanish Communist Party Leader Santiago Carrillo. The author notes that the "New Times" article charged Carrillo with crude anti-Sovietism advocacy, making slanderous allegations, and taking unsavory positions. However, the author argues that Carrillo was probably the most independent minded Communist in Western Europe who condemned the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia. The author adds that the target of the article was Carrillo's new book "Eurocommunism and the State," which asserts that a Marxian society can be independent from Moscow, Soviet Union.


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