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6 edition of Containing the Communists found in the catalog.

Containing the Communists

America"s foreign entanglements

by Jennifer Keeley

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Communist countries
    • Subjects:
    • Cold War -- Diplomatic history -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Communism.,
    • Cold War.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Communist countries -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Communist countries -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- History -- 1945-1989.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-123) and index.

      Statementby Jennifer Keeley.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesAmerican war library. The Cold War, American war library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE744 .K25 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3556381M
      ISBN 101590182251
      LC Control Number2002013621
      OCLC/WorldCa50591190

      John Stam began his studies at Moody in He found "reminiscent of fascism … the principle that the state no longer leaves the economy to its own devices"; and, in another review, this time of Henry Wallace's New Frontiers, Il Duce found the Secretary of Agriculture's program similar to his own corporativism pp. When Roosevelt took office in Marchhe received from Congress an extraordinary delegation of powers to cope with the Depression. Ben Gitlow and Caleb Harrison were chosen as chairmen of the convention, heading its various sessions and resolving matters of parliamentary procedure.

      Although Czechoslovakia was not formally within the Soviet orbit, American officials were concerned with the Soviet communist influence in the nation. All people are treated equally and there is little private ownership. Edvard Benes was head of the London-based Czech government-in-exile during the war, and returned to his native land in to take control of a new national government following the Soviet withdrawal in July of that year. In Germany, a similar process allowed Hitler to assume legislative power after the Reichstag burned down in a suspected case of arson on February 28, Ballam agreed to do just that and returned to the United States on May 7,

      The first is a lengthy account of the seven days of the conventionwritten by Isaac Ferguson, which was published in the official organ of the United Communist Party. Ruthenberg, Elmer T. Polls showed that only 14 percent of Americans believed the president when he said he had not traded arms for hostages. In fact, the American failure to prevent a communist victory in Vietnam had much less of an impact than had been assumed by proponents of the domino theory. In reality, the motive force behind the organizaiton was the underground Communist Party of America, which carefully mooted the gathering's delegates. It was attended by 20 delegates as well as 18 fraternal delegates representing the Central Executive Committee, the languarge federations, the Young Communist League, and even three delegates of the Proletarian Party.


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Containing the Communists book

Ballam agreed to do just that and returned to the United States on May 7, Speculation about the involvement of Reagan, Vice President George Bush and the administration at large ran rampant. This so-called "Red Scare" led to compromises of civil liberties.

All caucuses and factionalism was expressly banned at the gathering by the Jan. Louis - 1; Pittsburgh - 1; Minneapolis - 1. In the China Inland Mission accepted Stam. During the wars of intervention against the Soviet state, the Poles seized back the area in question, only to have the Soviet Union seize it back in turn inas it made its preparations to defend itself from Nazi aggression.

Ballam broke with the Central Caucus faction over this failure to comply with the instructions of the ECCI to reunify with the CPA majority and went on a tour around the country attempting to appeal to the rank-and-file of the Central Caucus faction to rejoin the CPA majority in spite of the refusal of their leaders.

The next day a conference was held including the top leadership of the Central Caucus faction: it's officials, 7 district organizers, heads of the Jewish, Ukrainian, Russian, Latvian, Polish, and Lithuanian Federations, and the editor of its official English Language press. The Second Convention was initially scheduled to open on Monday, Auguust 28,in Chicago, immediately after the closing of the convention of the underground CPA.

In Germany, a similar process allowed Hitler to assume legislative power after the Reichstag burned down in a suspected case of arson on February 28, Then-unknown Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North of the National Security Council explained the discrepancy: he had been diverting funds from the arms sales to the Contras, with the full knowledge of National Security Adviser Admiral John Poindexter and with the unspoken blessing, he assumed, of President Reagan.

And, of course, if the perpetrators had been the Soviets, then they would be saying the same about evidence adduced by the Nazis and their supporters. InMcCarthy, in a now-famous speech, announced that the State Department alone harbored more than communists.

Early in the morning of Tuesday, Aug. O'Flaherty, William Reynolds, C. Although there was only very little in the graves with later dates on them, that little is very telling: a prayer book nobody obviously thought to check marked inside with a date infor instance.

In the fall ofafter serious domestic opposition to Diem arose, Kennedy backed away from support of Diem himself but publicly reaffirmed belief in the domino theory and the importance of containing communism in Southeast Asia. He found "reminiscent of fascism … the principle that the state no longer leaves the economy to its own devices"; and, in another review, this time of Henry Wallace's New Frontiers, Il Duce found the Secretary of Agriculture's program similar to his own corporativism pp.

A report is given on the June 17th Convention of the Farmer-Labor Party, the date arrived at as a compromise with the Minnesota Farmer-Labor Party the WPA initially seeking a May 30 date—attempting to stave off a planned July 4 convention that was to link non-communist Farmer-Labor forces to the LaFollette bandwagon.

However, a Communist cut his pleas short by slashing his throat. The convention approved a consitution for the UCP and spent a great deal of effort debating and approving a program for the organization. Here, however, the Nazis were not in control of the crime scene, and as a result it quickly came to light that the shell casings found were overwhelmingly of German manufacture, and also that they dated fromwhen Germany would certainly not have been supplying them to the Soviet Union.

The Resolutions of the Convention were published as a pamphlet under separate covers. The Soviet Union became one of the world's two superpowers along with the United States. The Convention was chaired by Louis Schapiro ["Lawrence Bain"], who was elected to the Central Executive Committee of the party by the convention and subsequently selected as Executive Secretary of the organization at a meeting of the CEC held July 20, The date of the Convention was set by the June meeting of the Central Executive Committee of the Workers Party, which also appointed an agenda committee consisting of Robert Minor, J.

INwhen Betty Alden Scott was nineteen years old, she wrote a covenant before the Lord, giving up all her purposes, plans, desires, hopes, and ambitions.

PARTY HISTORY

The gathering approved a Constitution of the organization and the events of the convention were reported to the membership in the underground press. Ruthenberg to the post of Executive Secretary. An amusing oversight was a photograph listed by the Germans as being in the possession of one of the corpses.

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