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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_USA

The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) is a far-left communist political party in the United States. ... But the Communist Party's early labor and organizing successes did not last. As the ... The party attempted to recover with its opposition to the Vietnam War during the civil rights movement in the 1960s, but its continued uncritical ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Communist_Party_USA

The history of the Communist Party USA is deeply rooted in the history of the American labor ... The party remains active but never recovered the influence it had during its ... Lenin invited the left wing of the Socialist Party of America to join Comintern. .... Party ticket in the 1936 presidential election but Thomas rejected this ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_of_the_Soviet_Union

The Communist Party of the Soviet Union abbreviated in English as CPSU, was the founding ... This led to rapid industrialization which in turn resulted in a dramatic .... of the Bolsheviks and an attempted military coup to eliminate socialists from the ..... It accepted Yeltsin's argument that the CPSU was not a true party, but a ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/nelson-mandela/9731522/Nelson-Mandela-proven-to-be-a-member-of-the-Communist-Party-after-decades-of-denial.html

Dec 8, 2012 ... Nelson Mandela, the former South African president Photo: AP ... has always denied being a member of the South African branch of the movement, ... But research by a British historian, Professor Stephen Ellis, has unearthed ... As evidence of Mr Mandela's Communist party membership, Prof Ellis cites ...

educationforum.ipbhost.com/topic/19438-ronald-reagan-applied-to-join-the-american-communist-party

Aug 27, 2012 ... Ronald Reagan applied to join the American Communist Party ... According to one FBI informant "Reagan was turned down... for ... Please try again later. .... Reagan had been president of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and was still ..... Old movies to TV was going to be big money with residuals,BUT NO !!

www.theguardian.com/world/2011/aug/16/gorbachev-guardian-interview

Aug 16, 2011 ... The former president looks back on his role in the fall of the Soviet Union 20 ... left the Communist party months before the attempted coup of 1991. ... Gorbachev cuts a relaxed, even cheerful figure these days, but there are ... Gorbachev vigorously rejected theories that he had given a green light to the plot.

nypost.com/2016/01/16/dont-be-fooled-by-bernie-sanders-hes-a-diehard-communist

Jan 16, 2016 ... In the early '70s, Sanders helped found the Liberty Union Party, which ... but also to Cuba and Nicaragua, where the Soviets were trying to ... Of course, even that wouldn't cover the cost of his communist schemes; a President ... It's harder than you think to spend down your 401(k) account in retirement.

www.history.com/topics/boris-yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin (1931-2007) served as the president of Russia from 1991 until 1999 . Though a Communist Party member for much of his life, he eventually came to ... he climbed atop a tank to denounce a coup attempt against his rival Gorbachev. ... to change but not destroy the Soviet Union, resigned on December 25, 1991.

www.isreview.org/issues/25/The_1930s.shtml

Most employers flatly refused to bargain with any union, and used the ... But socialists from a small organization called the American Workers Party, led by A.J. ... When union leaders tried to push through an agreement without the union hiring ..... By raising the slogan, "The President wants you to join the union," at picket ...