The French Turn part 1

IN THE MANY probes, investigations, and background pieces printed in the bourgeois and social democratic press preparatory to the witch hunt endless references have been made to entrism (or entryism). The claim that it was developed by Trotsky with regard to the French Socialist Party in the 1930s is repeated with the unchallenged assumption that all the grou­pings inside today’s labour Party that claim some adherence to ‘Trotskyism’ are thereby carrying out Trotsky’s tactic. There is, in fact, nothing specifically or distinctly Trotskyist about the

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