Rosa Luxemburg: A Revolutionary Martyr
Lecture no. 10 from the course: The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin
Taught by Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Spend time with one of the most famous women radicals in history: the Polish-German socialist Rosa Luxemburg. Follow her revolutionary activities throughout Switzerland, Poland, and Germany; her support of spontaneous revolt over centralized conspiracy; her struggles with the ambiguities of revolutionary devotion; and her ultimate martyrdom.