In the history of the relations between communism and social democracy in the Netherlands in the post‐war era, the communist appeals to reunification of the working class movement run like a continuous thread. Apart from ideological reasons, the Dutch Communist Party tried to overcome its situation of political isolation this way ‐ it even sacrificed its own trade union to this objective. However, no matter how often these pleas were voiced, social democracy rejected them.
|Number of pages||24|
|Journal||Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|