Published #OnThisDay 3rd March 1975:
"'Officials' Turn Against Their Own Past"
By Gerry Foley, from Intercontinental Press, magazine of the Fourth International.
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@firstname.lastname@example.org True, but as a shorthand I think generally "Fourth International" in a post-1963 context would be assumed to be the USFI.
@ila Someone familiar with the history of the Trotskyist movement will be able to understand it as the USec, for sure. But they're not the only Fourth-Internationalist grouping, and that could give some readers the wrong idea. I mention it especially in the context of the cited article, where someone more familiar with the Officials may misunderstand the context.
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@ila It's more accurate to call that organization the "United Secretariat". The Fourth International didn't survive the war as an organization