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Polish communists sentenced for propagating communism

Four activists of the CPP were condemned on 31st of March 2016 by the Regional Court in Dąbrowa Górnicza for propagating communist ideology in the „Brzask” newspaper and on the party’s website. 731 more words

Labour Movement

CfP: Armed Resistance in Eastern and Southeastern Europe 1945-1956: Actors, Groups, Forms, Intentions, Motives, Goals, and Consequences

As a consequence of the military defeat of the Axis powers and the establishment of communist regimes in eastern and southeastern Europe under Soviet domination, various organized groups decided to resist by force the newly established systems of repression and compulsion. 468 more words

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Unit Eleven Think Piece #1: Anti-Communist Books

The following two images are covers from two anti-communist books published in the late 1940s/early 1950s Is This Tomorrow? and Blood is the Harvest. Taking the caveats of judging a book by its cover into consideration, what do you imagine the effect of books like this was on the American populace? 37 more words

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Unit Eleven React Post #1: Anti-Communist Books

The following two images are covers from two anti-communist books published in the late 1940s/early 1950s: Is This Tomorrow? and Blood is the Harvest. Taking the caveats of judging a book by its cover into consideration, what do you imagine the effect of books like this was on the American populace? 37 more words

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1951 and the attempt to ban the Australian Communist Party: When Turnbull's predecessor gambled on a double dissolution election

Yesterday Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced that if the Senate did not pass two pieces of legislation to re-establish the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC), he would call for the Governor-General to issue the writs for a double dissolution election. 901 more words

International Communist Movement

The Happy Jack Fish-Hatchery Papers: Dalton Trumbo versus Steve Allen

Dalton Trumbo

Steve Allen

After I joined the Trotskyist movement in 1967, I always kept a certain distance from the pulsating heart of the movement that consisted of people on staff. 14,654 more words

Humor

Nationalism and Newspeak

In George Orwell’s book, 1984, the language of the future socialist government was known as “Newspeak.” There is an appendix in the novel, titled “Principles of Newspeak,” It was designed as a gradually implemented policy, that was not the sole language of Oceania in 1984. 6,536 more words