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From The Socialist newspaper, 8 November 2017

Sweden: 'Revolution2017' success

Speakers at 'Revolution2017' in Sweden, 4.11.17, photo by Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna (CWI Sweden)

Speakers at 'Revolution2017' in Sweden, 4.11.17, photo by Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna (CWI Sweden)   (Click to enlarge)

Revolution2017 took place in Stockholm on 4 November and was a great celebration of the Russian revolution and the linking up to today's class struggles. 180 people attended the event which included seminars, panel discussion, art, music, poetry and a great rally.

Among the speakers was Ruben Fernandez, Izquierda Revolucionaria (Spain) Clare Doyle, Committee for a Workers' International (CWI) and Sascha Stanicic, Sozialistische Alternative (Germany). The appreciation of the audience was reflected in the financial appeal which reached 100,000 Kronor (over £9,000), the highest ever for Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna (CWI Sweden).

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