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Samuel Farber

Samuel Farber

Samuel Farber was born and raised in Cuba. He is the author of Cuba Since the Revolution of 1959. A Critical Assessment (Haymarket, 2011). This article is based on a presentation to the panel “State and Revolution in the 21st Century – Is Lenin Still Relevant?” sponsored by the International Socialist Review at the 2012 Left Forum.

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Samuel Farber

Samuel Farber

Samuel Farber was born and raised in Cuba. He is the author of Cuba Since the Revolution of 1959. A Critical Assessment (Haymarket, 2011). This article is based on a presentation to the panel “State and Revolution in the 21st Century – Is Lenin Still Relevant?” sponsored by the International Socialist Review at the 2012 Left Forum.

Other articles by this author