One cannot read the writings of Rosa Luxemburg, even at this distance, without an acute yet mournful awareness of what Perry Anderson once termed the history of possibility.
– Christopher Hitchens
Luxemburg’s criticism of Marxism as dogma and her stress on consciousness exerted an influence on the women’s liberation movement which emerged in the late ’60s and early ’70s.
– Sheila Rowbotham, Guardian
Rosa goes on being our source of fresh water in thirsty times.
– Eduardo Galeano
One of the most emotionally intelligent socialists in modern history, a radical of luminous dimension whose intellect is informed by sensibility, and whose largeness of spirit places her in the company of the truly impressive.
– Vivian Gornick, Nation