Marxism and the U.S. Left: Thoughts for the 1990s Victor Wallis DOI: https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-043-02-1991-06_2 Keywords: History, Marxism Abstract The "death of Marxism," widely celebrated in the capitalist press, could end up becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy. Why is this the case, why does it matter, and what can be done about it?This article can also be found at the Monthly Review website, where most recent articles are published in full.Click here to purchase a PDF version of this article at the Monthly Review website. Requires Subscription or Fee PDF (USD 3) Published 1991-06-02 Issue Vol. 43, No. 2: June 1991 Section Articles Please see here for reprint requests.