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Bolshevism

The Enemy of Political and Industrial Democracy

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Bolshevism: The Enemy of Political and Industrial Democracy by John Spargo
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A plain and easily understandable outline of the origin, history, and meaning of Bolshevism, intended for the average American reader. Spargo regarded Bolshevism as an "inverted form of Czarism." John Spargo (1876-1966) was a leading socialist writer. Trained as a stonecutter, but later a lay Methodist minister, he became identified with the socialists in England in early life, became a leader in the English labor movement; and served on the Executive Council of the Social Democratic Federation. He immigrated to America in 1901 and was thereafter a longtime member of the National Executive Committee of the American Socialist Party. He edited the socialist periodical, The Comrade, became involved in child labor issues; helped promote laws on child and woman labor, and moved to Vermont in 1909. He remained active in socialist circles, but moved to the right over World War I, and with Samuel Gompers and George Creel, founded the American Alliance for Labor and Democracy, in favor of American involvement in the war. He gradually became outspoken advocate of free-market capitalism. His major publications include The Bitter Cry of Children (1906) and Karl Marx: His Life and Work (1909).
Release date NZ
May 28th, 2003
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Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
University Press of the Pacific
Pages
404
Dimensions
127x203x23
ISBN-13
9781410206008
Product ID
2242113

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