For example it ignores the fact that the various 'isms' of the history of Communism--stalinism, deviationism
, trotskyism, economicism, titoism, labourism, leftism, browderism, revisionism, maoism, etc --transversally crossed the history of all communist parties.
It is hardly surprising that the more serious cadres are in constant anxiety that "the love problem" is taking precedence over doctrinal discussions of "tailism," "face heroism," and "leftist deviationism
On the contrary, such deviationism
, with the exception of few suicidal desperados bent on wreaking havoc, was and still is fortunately a repugnant cult to the eyes of the overwhelming majority.
From the Soviet side, in contrast, anything not directly controlled and guided by Stalin and his entourage came under suspicion of "social democratism" or petit-bourgeois deviationism
Every time Hoppe, Rothbard, or Tucker castigates a "libertarian" for non-libertarian stances, I maintain that this is not a case of left-wing (or rightwing--see below) libertarian deviationism