The Russian Revolution is one of the most contested and controversial events in world history. For anyone trying to get to grips with Marxist politics it is crucial to know the real story of what happened in the lead up to the revolution, key moments in October, and the role of socialists in the Bolshevik party led by Lenin and his comrades. This session is an introduction to what actually happened in the Russian Revolution.
**[Socialist Worker series on the Russian Revolution**](https://socialistworker.org/series/the-russian-revolution)
Corey Oakley - The lies they tell about the Russian Revolution
Sandra Bloodworth - Russia 1917: When the people rose****
Daniel Lopez - Soviets in the Russian revolution****