I would say that Maclean was a revolutionary through and through. There are other people you could ... I mentioned Carstairs Matheson of the Socialist Labour Party. You could say that Carstairs Matheson was a revolutionary but the revolution was always divided between those that are theoretical revolutionaries or have a very definite view that they think, stages that they should go through, and people like Maclean or Connolly who are actually revolutionary activists ...

  • Allan Armstrong
Location:
Glasgow
Date:
Tuesday 25th May 2010
Reference:
SWI2010/013