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Getting it right: First they came for the communists!

Getting it right: First they came for the communists!

As we once again organize to confront a fascist threat, we should remember that communists were the staunchest anti-fascist fighters and the first targets of the Nazi Party.

BY: Joe Sims| October 19, 2017
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May Day from the Haymarket gallows: Albert Parsons’ words of 1886

May Day from the Haymarket gallows: Albert Parsons’ words of 1886

In cities around the world, workers will be marching on May Day this weekend. In almost every country (except the United States and Canada), May 1 is International Workers Day...

BY: Albert Parsons| May 1, 2016
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Review: More positive view of today’s Communist teachers

Review: More positive view of today’s Communist teachers

From People's World Nearly 25 years after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War, more and more historians are beginning to paint a more...

BY: Tony Pecinovsky| January 24, 2014
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Elizabeth Gurley Flynn to be inducted into labor hall of fame

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn to be inducted into labor hall of fame

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn will be inducted into Labor's International Hall of Fame on May 17 in Washington, D.C.

BY: People’s World| May 16, 2011
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WTTW Chicago remembers communist Frank Lumpkin, 93

WTTW Chicago remembers communist Frank Lumpkin, 93

Frank Lumpkin, steel workers, labor activist and communist passed away in Chicago March 1 at the age of 93.

March 10, 2010
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