anti-revisionist

revisionist

[ri-vizh-uh-nist]
noun
1.
an advocate of revision, especially of some political or religious doctrine.
2.
a reviser.
3.
any advocate of doctrines, theories, or practices that depart from established authority or doctrine.
adjective
4.
of or pertaining to revisionists or revisionism.
5.
attempting to reevaluate and restate the past based on newly acquired standards.

Origin:
1860–65; revision + -ist

antirevisionist, noun, adjective
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revisionist

noun
a Communist who tries to rewrite Marxism to justify a retreat from the revolutionary position 
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