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Communism: An American"s View

Johnson, Gerald W.

Communism: An American"s View

by Johnson, Gerald W.

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism -- Soviet Union -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Communism -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gerald W. Johnson. Illustrated by Leonard Everett Fisher.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13540059M
    LC Control Number64-11557
    OCLC/WorldCa678731

    Americans were afraid of communism in the s for two main reasons. First, communism seemed to be on the rise around the world, becoming more popular and more powerful.   W hile offering us a close view of local organizing, Stanton never loses sight of the larger story of American communism. She also situates District 17’s activism within a larger history of.

    We will never win our fight against communism by making concessions to socialism. Communism and socialism, closely related, must be defeated on principle” (Ezra Taft Benson, The Red Carpet: Socialism – the Royal Road to Communism, 65, 69, 75). The blunt reality is that socialism is communism with a smiley face. Karl Marx was instrumental in. “The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles. Freeman and slave, patrician and plebeian, lord and serf, guildmaster and journeyman, in a word, oppressor and oppressed, stood in constant opposition to one another, carried on an uninterrupted, now hidden, now open fight, that each time ended, either in the revolutionary reconstitution of society at large, or.

      To Baldwin’s credit, the Nazi-Soviet pact of , “the modern age in arms,” shook him out of his ideological stupor and he repudiated Communism: more than that he successfully pushed the ACLU to expel open Communists, a brave move that alienated many of his colleagues, provoking several of them to resign from the organization. Back in the middle of the 20th century, liberal academics.   Summarizing the book’s recollections of life in the Party in the s, s, and s, Gornick writes: “There are many, many Communists who remember with fear and self-loathing the Author: Lauren Weiner.


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