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  Communist Party, USA
Communists did not seriously expect to be elected, and for that matter no longer held the socialist faith in transforming society primarily through patient, open educational efforts.
Communists in New York State’s American Labor Party (which repeatedly sent the radical Vito Marcantonio to Congress), in Minnesota’s Farmer-Labor Party, and in the progressive wing of the Democratic Party, came to be looked upon as agents not of Moscow but of the democratic agenda.
Communist identification of racism as the running sore of democracy and the mark of incipient fascism, combined with Communists’ ardent efforts to uplift the cause of minorities both politically and culturally, prompted liberal respect almost bordering upon awe.
www.marxists.org /history/usa/parties/cpusa/encyclopedia-american-left.htm   (6695 words)

  
  Communist Party USA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the late 1980s the party became estranged from the leadership of Mikhail Gorbachev and criticized his policy of perestroika, leading to the Communist Party of the Soviet Union cutting off its support of the CPUSA in 1989.
Party members also rallied to the defense of the Spanish Republic during this period after a fascist military uprising moved to overthrow it, resulting in the Spanish Civil War (1936 to 1939).
The Communist Party vigorously opposed the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, the invasion of Grenada, and U.S. support for anti-communist governments and movements in Central America.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Communist_Party_USA   (7845 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - Press Releases -
March for peace with the Communist Party and UFPJ on the 4th anniversary of the war in Iraq.
Communist Party USA Response to the State of the Union
The Communist Party USA expresses outrage and profound sorrow at this horrendous assault.
www.cpusa.org /article/archive/4   (929 words)

  
 Revolutionary Communist Party, USA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Revolutionary Communist Party, USA (RCP, USA), known originally as the Revolutionary Union, is a Maoist communist party formed in 1975 in the United States.
The party is often said to be the behind the scenes leader of all four of these organizations.
The RIM is a significant fraction of the international communist movement that sees the socialist period as one of continuing class struggle, with the role of a vanguard party in government to bring the lower classes increasingly into the administration of society as a whole.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Revolutionary_Communist_Party,_USA   (2479 words)

  
 PROGRAM OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY USA - Adopted by the Central Committee, CPUSA June 1981
The Communist Party is committed to strengthening and rallying the trade union movement and all workers for the achievement of labor’s progressive goals.
The contributions of the Communist Party are vital to the development of the anti-monopoly movement, and a stronger Communist Party is in the interest of all anti-monopoly forces.
The founders of the Communist Party welcomed and were inspired by the worldwide revolutionary upsurge of that period and by the first successful establishment of working-class power by the 1917 socialist revolution in Russia.
www.mltoday.com /Pages/Debates/CPUSAProg-81.html   (17096 words)

  
 Communist Party USA - dKosopedia
The Communist Party, USA was the American associate of the COMINTERN and was friendly towards the Soviet Union when it existed.
The Communist Party USA places a heavy emphasis on the labor movement, as well as the fight against racism and sexism.
The Communist Party USA publishes a Weekly Newspaper the People's Weekly World, and publishes a monthly theoretical and discussion journal Political Affairs.
www.dkosopedia.com /wiki/Communist_Party_USA   (466 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - Current Issues -
The Communist Party, USA expresses its fullest sympathy and solidarity with all the people who are suffering from the effects of the hurricane, especially the infants, children and seniors, who are the most vulnerable...
The Communist Party USA expresses its deep sorrow on the death of Yasser Arafat, the decades-long leader and larger-than-life symbol of the Palestinian people’s quest for justice, human rights, self-determination and statehood.
The Communist Party USA meeting in New York City June 28-29, 2003 concluded that the most urgent task facing the working class and its allies in the next 17 months is mobilizing a broad people's coalition to defeat George W. Bush and the ultra-right Republicans in the 2004 elections.
www.cpusa.org /article/archive/3   (1351 words)

  
 COINTELPRO -- Communist Party, USA
During its investigation of the Communist Party, USA, the Bureau has sought to capitalize on incidents involving the Party and its leaders in order to fester factionalism, bring the Communist Party (CP) and its leaders into disrepute before the American public and cause confusion and dissatisfaction among rank-and-file members of the CP.
These programs are aimed primarily at capitalizing on the current internal dissension and factionalism in the Communist Party (CP) by means of careful maneuvering of informants inside the Party and utilizing individuals outside the Party with the object of increasing the unrest within the Party.
When the Communist Party, USA (CPUSA), launched its widespread underground operations, it was reported that it made extensive study of the problem of filing income tax returns by the underground leaders and members who were assigned underground activities.
www.icdc.com /~paulwolf/cointelpro/cpusa.htm   (2363 words)

  
 Communist Party USA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Communist Party USA offers its warmest comradely congratulations on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Iraqi Communist Party and your forthcoming General Council.
During the past seven decades, your party has played a unique and illustrious role, often working under the most dire conditions, in upholding the rights of the working people and all democratic-minded people of your country.
Now, your Party plays a crucial role as you and other democratic and patriotic forces struggle against great odds to end the occupation, regain independence and national sovereignty, win a democratic society and rebuild the country.
www.iraqcp.org /mars/0040407cpusa.htm   (210 words)

  
 CNN Cold War - Spotlight: Communist Party, U.S.A.
Gus Hall, the party's general secretary from 1959 until his death in October 2000, received nearly 59,000 votes during the 1976 presidential election.
In November 1997, communist Denise Winebrenner Edwards was elected to the city council of Wilkensburg, Pennsylvania.
And The Communist Manifesto, which is celebrating its 150th anniversary, has been released in a new edition -- meant more for the coffee table than the public meeting.
www.cnn.com /SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/06/spotlight   (944 words)

  
 The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow. Jim Crow Stories . Communist Party, USA | PBS
The Communist Party USA was founded in 1919, three years after the Russian Revolution.
The Communists became extremely active on the civil-rights front, and they found a great opportunity to act on the national stage in 1931.
The Communists intervened with a two-fold strategy: They hired first-rate legal talent to appeal the case all the way to the United States Supreme Court, and they also staged mass demonstrations in the United States to rally public support for their campaign to free the youths.
www.pbs.org /wnet/jimcrow/stories_org_communist.html   (408 words)

  
 20051121
The Education Intelligence Agency learns that the Communist Party USA has been meeting in the NEA cafeteria since at least May 1999, and that the cafeteria has hosted other individuals with suspect political beliefs (see here and here).
It is high time that Communists should openly, in the face of the whole world, publish their views, their aims, their appetites, and meet this nursery tale of the Spectre of Communism with a manifesto of the party itself.
The immediate aim of the Communists is the same as that of all other proletarian parties: formation of the proletariat into a class, overthrow of the NEA cafe supremacy, conquest of political power by the proletariat.
www.eiaonline.com /archives/20051121.htm   (655 words)

  
 Communist Party, USA
The class struggle is not the invention of Communists or anyone else.
A key task of a revolutionary working class party is to discern these shifts and their concrete features before they are full blown and to make necessary adjustments in tactics—demands, slogans, forms of organization and so forth.
To do this, a revolutionary working class party must be rooted among the working people and be able to sense their mood.
www.etext.org /Politics/AlternativeOrange/3/v3n3_cpu.html   (4614 words)

  
 Communist Party USA and Radical Organizations, 1953–1960: FBI Reports from   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Communist Propaganda in the U.S. is a series of comprehensive studies that examines the channels through which the party directed foreign and domestic propaganda at the American public.
Communist Party USA Summary—Activities highlights the work of the national and district organizations and documents the party’s organizational structure.
Included are discussions on party policy-making apparatus, personnel, organizational activities, impacts on international communism, agitation and demonstrations, manipulation and control of organizations, strategies in industry and agriculture, and propaganda and recruiting.
www.lexisnexis.com /academic/2upa/Ars/CPUSAandRadicalOrgs.asp   (383 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - Join Now
The Communist Party USA is an organization of activists in labor and all the people's movements with three main political aims:
That is because the Communist Party is an organization of activists in every part of the expanding labor-led coalition and can therefore help unite and strengthen the overall movement against the ultra-right danger.
It is also because the Party has a rich experience and history, a deep understanding of the long-range forces that are at work and a clear vision of what is possible if the corporate-right-wing coalition is defeated and labor and its allies are able to take the offensive.
www.cpusa.org /article/articlestatic/7   (602 words)

  
 Library of Congress Opens Records of the Communist Party, USA
The letter, dated November 24, 1919, ends with the declaration that "The Communist Party realizes the immensity of its task; it realizes that the final struggle of the Communist proletariat will be waged in the United States, our conquest of power alone assuring the world Soviet Republic.
In this memo, the head of the American Communist party attempts to reconcile who got which subsidies and which transfers were needed to ensure that the various activities received what Moscow intended.
Reed, a well-known American journalist of the 1910s, was a founder of the American Communist Party in 1919 and one of its early representatives to the Comintern.
www.loc.gov /today/pr/2001/01-007.html   (919 words)

  
 Urban Legends Reference Pages: CPUSA
The Communist Party of The United States of America, CPUSA, is publicly supporting the election of John Kerry.
Other times, though, non-major parties choose not to run candidates of their own, but to instead align themselves with or support the candidate of the party that most closely meshes with their political platform (or has the best chance of defeating the candidate most antithetical to their platform).
The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) has chosen not to field their own candidate in the 2004 presidential election.
www.snopes.com /politics/kerry/cpusa.asp   (1166 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Communist Labor Party
The Communist Labor Party together with the Communist Party of America was one of the predecessors of the Communist Party USA.
The Communist Party of America was formed the next day.
The Communist International to which the Communist Labor Party had pledged its allegiance was not happy with two communist parties and insisted on a merger which was eventually effected in May, 1921 under the name Communist Party of America which was later changed to Communist Party USA.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Communist_Labor_Party   (165 words)

  
 Communist Party USA supports John Kerry & Sounds Exactly Like Democrats - Whistle Stopper Political Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Communist Party USA, a group which officially supports Kerry, has released their top ten list of reasons Bush needs to be defeated.
The southern Democrats must be thrilled by the news that the Communist Party of The United States of America, CPUSA, is publicly supporting the election of John Kerry.
The communist party urges readers to place this ad in local newspapers throughout the country to defeat President Bush.
www.whistlestopper.com /forum/showthread.php?t=14344   (1521 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - In the News -
Chairman of the Communist Party USA expressed his belief in the success of the socialist national construction cause, especially how it is being executed by the Vietnamese people under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV).
The Communist Party USA (yes, there is such a thing) issued a statement calling the arrest “a violation not only of the civil rights of Comrade Garland as an Irish citizen, but of the sovereignty of the country of Ireland”.
Members of the Communist Party of the USA, which was hounded during the McCarthyite political witch-hunts of the 1950s and marginalised by the cold war, gathered in Chicago earlier this week to mark the anniversary of their party's founding in the city in 1919.
www.cpusa.org /article/archive/123   (1421 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - CPUSA Fund Drive -- 2006
The Communist Party is a key partner in these struggles.
Our members are elected leaders in their unions, they are diligent workers in peace committees, they fight for unity in community organizations, and they throw themselves into the key election campaigns around the country.
In order for the Communist Party to play its unique role in the movement, to help lead the fight against Bush and the ultra-right, we need your continued support.
www.cpusa.org /donate   (690 words)

  
 socal-cpusa
We are a Marxist-Leninist working-class party that unites Black, Brown and white, men and women, youth and seniors.
We are a Party that speaks out from a working-class point of view on every vital issue.
We are a party of unity in action.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Cyprus/7908/socalcpusa.index.html   (939 words)

  
 ADL Backgrounder - Communist Party USA/Provisional   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Police arrested close to 30 members of the Communist Party USA/Provisional (CPUSA/P), commonly referred to as the Provisional Party of Communists, which was formerly led by the now-deceased Eugenio Parente-Ramos.
The group, an offshoot of the Progressive Labor Party, (which in turn is split off from the Communist Party USA), seems to follow Communist ideology closely, structuring the hierarchy of their own group after the former Soviet Union's Politburo.
Parente's National Federation of Labor (Natlfed) and Newman's IWP had a "continuing collaboration." Newman is known for his leadership, along with Lenora Fulani, of the cult-like New Alliance Party.
www.adl.org /PresRele/Militi_71/2853_71.asp   (1031 words)

  
 About the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA
Of all the tyrants and oppressors in the world, there is none that has caused more untold misery and committed more screaming injustices against the people of the world than the rulers of the U.S. Resolution: On Leaders and Leadership
From the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA, On the Occasion of the May 1st Demonstrations for Immigration Rights, We Are Human Beings, We Demand a Better World, We Will Not Accept Slavery in Any Form, May 6, 2007
One of the main points raised by anarchism is that there is no need for, no positive role for, a vanguard party--that such vanguard parties constitute elite and unnecessary hierarchical structures which stand in the way of liberation, and where they come to power such vanguards inevitably become new oppressive and tyrannical ruling cliques.
www.rwor.org /rcp-e.htm   (517 words)

  
 Communist Party USA - Search Results - MSN Encarta
The communist movement in the United States began to take shape after the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917.
Communist Party Leader, individual who attains a high position in the Communist political party, dominant in Eastern Europe during most of the 20th...
Communist Party Leader : pictures of Communist Party leaders
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=Communist+Party+USA   (126 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Moore's film gets rave – from Communists
The Communist Party USA and the Revolutionary Communist Party had a nasty ideological split years ago as one faction lined up behind Moscow and the Soviet Union and the other with and China's Mao Zedong.
The Communist Party USA is fielding no candidate for president, as it usually does, in favor of forming a "united front" for unseating President Bush.
A companion story, reported on a party member who sat in on a conference call chat with Moore organized by Moveon.org in which it claims 54,975 people participated.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=39250   (506 words)

  
 CPUSA Online - Analysis -
The Road to Socialism USA: Unity for Peace, Democracy, Jobs and Equality is the Program of the Communist Party USA.
Keynote to the 28th National Convention of the Communist Party, USA
While much will be said about the 2002 elections in the days and weeks ahead, one immediate conclusion that we should draw is that the outcome is no clear-cut mandate for the Bush administration’s right-wing agenda.
www.cpusa.org /article/archive/8   (1423 words)

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