Written: Written on January 14 (27), 1918
Published: First published in 1959 in Lenin Miscellany XXXVI. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, page 57b.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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14. I. 1918
Trotsky or Kamenev will inform you of my point of view. I fundamentally and radically disagree with you. You are falling into the trap which the imperialists of both groups are setting the Republic of Soviets.
With best regards,
 At the time of the Communist Party’s efforts to extricate Soviet Russia from the imperialist war K. Radek’s standpoint was that of the “Left Communists”.