ultra-leftism

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ultra-leftism

or

ultraleftism

n
the beliefs of extremely left-wing political parties or groups
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On the one hand, he complained that contemporary writings possess none of the aesthetic beauty of the Chinese language thanks to years of ultraleftism. On the other hand, he blamed Chinese writers for not knowing foreign languages and therefore being unable to derive resources directly from other national literatures to nourish their impoverished language.
were pretty much consecrated in ultraleftism." (122)
Perhaps, but, at the same time, I must refuse to be burned by Cronin into accepting the mantle of "ultraleftism" which he proffers me or seeing the situation as being less complicated than it really is.
Ultraleftism is more difficult to define because it depends on some notion of a range of reasonable or appropriate left stances.
No one can say that The Nation is a awash with ultraleftism.