Engels in Neue Rheinische Zeitung September 1848
Source: MECW Volume 7, p. 420;
Written: by Engels on September 9, 1848;
First published: in the Neue Rheinische Zeitung No. 99, September 10, 1848.
Cologne, September 9. So the prospect is held out of a Waldeck-Rodbertus Ministry. We do not believe it. The King [Frederick William IV] will hardly submit to these gentlemen’s demands, especially since his journey to Cologne. Consequently there is no other choice than Radowitz and Vincke, an open break with the Assembly, an open break with the revolution — and there is no need to say what will follow next.