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Vol. XVI No. 1, 7 January 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

An Editorial

George Clark on National Speaking Tour

Big Business Sees War or Crash Only Choice, by Art Preis

“Beg Pardon Sir – Seen Any Reds Around Advocating Force and Violence?” (cartoon), by Gray

Reaction Challenged by Socialist Workers Party, by George Lavan

SWP Opens 1952 Campaign

Ohio SWP Parley Maps 1952 Election Campaign

Challenges “Loyalty” Oath (photo)

More Speed Needed to Fulfill Fund by Jan. 15, by Reba Aubrey

Cleveland Chapter Of Negro Labor Council Founded, by Jean Simon

Stalinists Go All Out for “Big Five” Parley, by John G. Wright

The Militant Army

Egypt’s Fight for National Independence, by Charles Hanley

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Does It Help Stalin? – The False Yardstick Used by Walter White, by Albert Parker

Communist Party at Lowest Ebb in Great Britain, by Our London Correspondent

Sam Adams and the American Revolution – 9

ECA Balance Sheet, by Tom Conlan

Dr. DuBois Thanks for Help Given His Fight

Minnesota Groups Protest Firing of Negro Teacher

Steel Wage Negotiations and U.S. Foreign Policy, by Harry Frankel

The Wage-Price Fable, by Thomas Raymond

A Letter from Mexico, from J. Santiago

Notes from the News

Road to Peace Pamphlet Sales Continue Steady

Clarke Tour Schedule


Vol. XVI No. 2, 14 January 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

An Editorial

Big Money Backs Gen. Eisenhower

Steel Convention Flays Companies; Postpones Strike, by Harry Frankel

Victims of Another Undeclared War (cartoon), by Gray

Court Upholds $750,000 Taft-Hartley Act Penalty

Breitman to Run for U.S. Senator from New Jersey

Dobbs Asks 25 Groups to Combat Lynch-Violence

Steel Convention Highlights

Behind the Steel Crisis, by M. Stein

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

Tresca Memorial

[Editorials]

Bevan and the Laborite Left Wing, by Our London Correspondent

Fund Quotas Reached by 4 More Branches, by Reba Aubrey

Another TV Victim for the ‘Red Channels’ Mob, by Fred Hart

Sam Adams and the American Revolution – 10

The Negro Struggle

George Clarke Starts on Nat’l Speaking Tour

Seattle SWP Candidate to Fight Judge’s Ruling on ‘Loyalty’ Oath

Graves for Mine Victims (photo)

C.E. Wilson and Mr. Dooley, by Jerry Warren

L.A. Housing Project Halted by Rent Hogs, by Louise Manning

James Kutcher to Speak on Purge at Boston Forums

Anti-U.S. Feeling Abroad Described by Pacifist, by George Lavan

Notes from the New


Vol. XVI No. 3, 21 January 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Big Brass Plan U.S. Forces for Indo-China War, by Art Preis

Defense Guards Are Formed as Bombing Outrages Continue

Operation White House (cartoon), by Gray

Buffalo Cops Try to Disrupt George Clarke Meeting, by L. Jones

Truman Speech Shows Steel Case Prejudged, by Jerry Warren

Prudential Union Chief Tells Story of Strike, by George Lavan

Legless Veteran Tells Story of Purge to Mass. Forums

299 More

State of Union – ‘Full Steam’ to War, by David R. Morton

An Ex-Attorney General on the Witch-Hunt (book review), by George Breitman

Fund Reaches 90% and Is Extended Two Weeks, by Reba Aubrey

The Cause of Lynch-Terror, by Albert Parker

Wm. Z. Foster: Past and Present, by John F. Petrone

Clarke Tour Schedule

[Editorials]

V.I. Lenin’s True Political Doctrine, by John G. Wright

Sam Adams and the American Revolution – 11

The Negro Struggle

Seattle Free Speech Fight Gains Support, by Daniel Roberts

1,000 Minnesota Students Condemn Wiggins Firing

Canvasser Finds It Easy to Get Dobbs’ Petitions, by Margaret Stewart

Comic Strip Culture

Insurance Company forced to Halt Jim-Crow Evictions

Notes from the News

N.J. Unions Back Insurance Strike


Vol. XVI No. 4, 28 January 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Can’t Hold It Down (cartoon), by Gray

Negroes Defy Ku Klux Klan at NAACP Parley, by George Lavan

An Editorial

Big Brass Is Reluctant to Make Korean Truce, by Joseph Keller

Clarke Predicts Workers’ Victory in Coming International Showdown

Justice Douglas Hits Witch-Hunt, Asia Policy, by Jerry Warren

N.Y. Dockmen Rooked by State Labor Board, by Frank Faber

Steel Locals Resist Provocations, by Cy Thomas

Truman’s New War Budget, by John G. Wright

Party Fund Campaign Reaches 93% of Quota, by Reba Aubrey

The Militant Army

Tunisian Masses Rise Against French Rulers

W. Walden, Old-Time IWW Militant, Does at Age of 62, by An Old Timer

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

Clarke Tour Schedule

[Editorials]

Italian Workers in Critical Plight, by Charles Hanley

Spellman’s Tour of the War Bases, by Art Preis

Sam Adams and the American Revolution – 12

The Negro Struggle

Seattle Machinists Support SWP in Challenge of ‘Oath’

Briggs Votes Mass Action for Jobless, by Everett Kennedy

A Great Socialist Fighter, by Tom Conlon

Swedish Trotskyists Lash Anti-Labor Policy of Stockholm ‘Socialist’ Gov’t

Lessons of Flint Chevrolet Elections, by Emmett Moore

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 5, 4 February 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

U.S. Concentration Camps Denounced by AFL Leader

Joint Action Advocated in Moore Case, by William Yancey

U.S. Backs new Assault Against Colonial Peoples, by Art Preis

It’s Better Without Butter! by Gray (cartoon)

No Neutrals in World Showdown, Says Geo. Clarke, by L. McMasters

Anti-Negro Terrorist Bombings Spread North

Myra Weiss Chosen as Los Angeles Candidate

More Unions Aid Kutcher’s Fight for Civil Rights

Egyptians Rise Against British Tyranny, by George Lavan

General Strike in Tunisia Against French Enslavers, by Charles Hanley

Slicing the War Dollar (photo)

Only One Week Left to Complete SWP Fund, by Reba Aubrey

War Budget Hits Labor with Record Tax Gouge, by John G. Wright

The Militant Army

Letters from Readers

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Current Lessons of Negro History, by Albert Parker

Truman Is Solely Responsible for Concentration Camps, Stone Shows

Sam Adams and the American Revolution: 13

The Miami Bombings, by Jerry Warren

Pickets Win Jim Crow Fight (photo)

Briggs Workers ton Take Strike Vote on Speedup, by Everett Kennedy

Court Decision Snarls ‘Loyalty Oath’ Fight

Mass Action Is Needed for Detroit Job Crisis

SWP Branches Report Progress on Road to Peace Sales Campaign

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 6, 11 February 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Cannon Stresses Role of SWP in 1952 Election, by James P. Cannon

Move to ‘Junk’ Price Control as Cost-of-Living Hits Peak

District 65 to “Explore” Return to CIO

Why U.S. Marines Are Poised for Invasion of Egypt

Korea `Police Action’ Outlasts U.S. Fighting in First World War, by Art Preis

Clarke in Radio Debate with Minnesota Senator

Primaries are ‘Eyewash,’ Admits Truman, by George Breitman

Senate Committee Rules Out Ban on Filibustering

SWP Fund Sets Stage for 1952 Election Drive, by Reba Aubrey

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

Runaway Textile Mills Peril Union, by Thomas Raymond

British Troops in Egypt (photo)

Sam Adams and the American Revolution: 14

The Negro Struggle

Witch Hunters Plan Smear of UAW Local

Moore Protest Rally Gets Wide L.A, Backing, by Louise Manning

Negroes in South Refuse to Bow to Terrorism

Leon Sedov

Clarke Exposes U.S. War Drive in Minn. Meetings

SWP Hits Racist Charity in Akron

Milton Richardson (obituary)

Notes from the News

Clarke Tour Schedule


Vol. XVI No. 7, 18 February 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

U.S. Fears China Policy Discussion in Truce Talks, by Art Preis

Negroes Bombed, Jailed for Fighting Jim Crow

FBI Frameup Methods exposed in Hawaii

SWP Election Campaign Underway in 3 States

Steel Baron Oppose ALL Union Demands, by Cy Thomas

Election Plans Mapped by SWP Convention in N.Y., by L. Scott

Anti-Imperialists Demonstrate in Tunisia (photos)

Letter from India on Nehru’s Policy

The Progressive Party – Strangest ’52 Spectacle

Mutual Aid Holds 32d Annual Affair

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

Point 4 Aim: Colonial Exploitation, by John G. Wright

Sternberg’s Study of Capitalist Decline, by Thomas Raymond (book review)

Mexican-Americans Hit by Police Brutality in L.A., by Fred Austin

Sam Adams and the American Revolution: 15

The Negro Struggle

Steel Barons Sit In (photo)

SWP Sue Gov. Stevenson over New Election Law

Akron SWP Denounces Big Realty Interests, by L. Cooper

Miracle in Milan, by Joan Farr (film review)

Ford Local 600 Resists Congress’ Witch Hunters

Briggs Local 212 Gains Victory in Speedup Fight

Regional Parley of Negro Council in San Francisco, by Walter Cremer

Roberts Blasts “Loyalty” Oath on Radio Interview in Seattle

Buffalo News Redbaits Union Editor

Clarke Tour Schedule


Vol. XVI No. 8, 25 February 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Senators Dodge Delegates to Civil Rights Meeting, by George Lavan

Calif. Stages Own Version of ‘Foley Sq.’, by E. Smith

Bosses Threaten ‘Get Tough’ Policy on Unions

SWP Petition Off to Good Start in Penn.

Textile Union to Take Strike Action, March 15

Wall St. Jittery at ‘Peace’ Rumor

Wm.E. Bohannon on N.J. Slate as House Candidate

Korea Discloses New “Pattern” of Warfare

Irvin Rejected Deal, Doomed to Die

How Ceylon Trotskyists Campaign

The American Way of Life

Mountain Spring Camp Building Burns Down

State Dept.’s Asia Policy Seeks to Destroy Chinese Revolution, by Joseph Keller

The Militant Army

Moore Case, Steel Fight Featured in Latest Fourth International

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

George Washington’s Political Role in 1st American Revolution, by John F. Petrone (book review)

U.S. Scientist Exposes FBI Campus Snooping, from Science Doctor

CIO Leaders Say No to Work Stoppage, by Albert Parker

Akron Girls Home Drops Jim Crow, by L. Cooper

Sam Adams and the American Revolution: 16

The Negro Struggle

Students in Seattle Hear George Clarke, by Clara Kaye

Carried Dying Baby 9 Miles (photo)

Aitp, Rubber Workers in Detroit Area, by Everett Kennedy

Illinois Paper Blasts Law Being Challenged in the Courts by SWP

Cry the Beloved Country, by Milton Matthews (film review)

Johnstone Fired by Reuther to Pacify GM Ranks

Call Off Housing Authority Strike; ‘Mediation’ Promised, by Daniel Mason

Notes from the News

SWP Detroit Meeting Holds Rousing Celebration of Negro History Week, by Jean Simons

Clarke Tour Schedule


Vol. XVI No. 9, 3 March 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Asian and Latin American People Spurn U.S. ‘Aid’

Son Died in Needless War, Says Mother, Rejecting Medal, by Art Preis

An Editorial

San Francisco Carmen Strike Ends in Victory, by D. Rossa

Detroit Negroes, Unions Condemn Witch Hunters, by Everett Kennedy

Cost-of-Living Still on the Rise

Civil Liberties Union Backs SWP Suit in Ill.

Pa. Petition Drives Past Half-Way Mark

Colonial Peoples Not Fooled by Negro Diplomat Appointments, by Albert Parker

Victim of Undeclared War (photo)

The American Way of Life

Police Interference Fails to Stop Penn. Petition Gatherers, by June Carey

Letters from Readers

The Militant Army

Ford Workers Told Legal Rights If Quizzed by FBI, from Ford Facts

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

What Eisenhower Thinks, by John F. Petrone (book review)

FBI Arrest Ten Kluxers – for Molesting Whites

Egypt and the British Left, from Socialist Outlook

Hypocrisy Masks U.S. Anti-Peron Campaign, by J. Gomez

Sam Adams and the American Revolution, by Harry Frankel

Viva Zapata! (film review), by Jerry Warren

Husband Killed in Mine Blast (photo)

Joint L.A. Rally Protests Anti-Negro Lynch-Terror

Sitdown Anniversary Meeting Held in Flint, by Fred Parry

UAW Local Urges Detroit Stoppage in Jobless Fight

The U.S. Votes No, by Fred Hart

News from Nowhere

S.F. Community Excludes Chinese, by R. Gale

George Clarke Discusses International Showdown at Meetings on the West Coast


Vol. XVI No. 10, 10 March 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Popular Protest Forces Congress to Kill UMT Bill, by Harry Frankel

Witchhunt Aimed at Unions, Detroit Smear-Hearings Show

New York Parley Will Map Aid for Smith Act Victims

SWP Ticket Filed in New Jersey; Pa. Petitions Top Legal Minimum

How Good Detroit Teacher Became as “Important as a Gun Moll”

Grand Jury Releases Four Involved in Cairo Bomb Case, by Albert Parker

Sleepless 3 Days, GI Naps – Gets 10 Years, by George Lavan

Michigan House Passes Fascist Bill Unanimously

Acheson Pushes New German Army (photo)

The American Way of Life

War Prisoners and Truce Talks – Imperialist Hypocrisy in Action, by Joseph Keller

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

The Militant Army

[Editorial]

Capitalist Choice: Crash or War, by John G. Wright

Mass Resistance Meets NATO Rearmament Plans, by Fred Hart

French Police Battle Auto Workers (photo)

Hunger Is Man-Made Plague, by Grace Carlson (book review)

Are You Ready to Fight and Die for United Fruit Company Profits? by George Breitman

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Second Negro Labor Group Established

San Francisco Strike Won (photo)

Campus Groups Back SWP Fight on Illinois Law

U.S. Rushing Toward War, Says Dunne

College Fires Worker in Union-Busting Move, by Fred Arens

People Do Change, by Ruth Johnson

Women and Industry, by Louise Manning

Notes from the News

Clarke Assails Witch Hunt at Meetings in Cleveland


Vol. XVI No. 11, 17 March 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Reuther Joins Witch Hunt Attack on Ford Local

Dobbs, Clarke Back Meeting on Civil Rights

General’s Ysecret Diary Reveals U.S. War Plans, by Joseph Keller

“You Stomach Communists!” (cartoon), by Gray

SWP Presidential Ticket Is Filed in Pennsylvania

ADA Affiliate Opposes Illinois Election Law, by Marjorie Ball

Supreme Court Assists Drive to Police State, by Albert Parker

Truman’s Brass Hats Break Another Rail Strike, by Jerry Warren

Medina and the $100 Billion Trial, by Art Preis

The American Way of Life

I.F. Stone Calls for Fight on Smith Act

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

How to Fight the Smith Act, by John F. Petrone

Threaten French People (photo)

Buffalo IUE Local Expels 9 Scabs; 203 Others Fined

Poor Getting Richer – Fact of Fancy? by Harry Frankel

A Good Novel About the Abolitionist Movement, by George Lavan (book review)

Labour Groups Protest Franco’s Execution of 9 Anti-Fascists

Missouri Phone Workers Strike, by Lee Ryan

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Detroit Witch-Hunt Hearings Create a Lynch Atmosphere

Negro Family Fights to Keep Its New Home, by Lillian Russell

Surplus Ship Steal (photo)

Reuther’s ‘Middle-Way’ Screens War Support, by Louise Manning

A Breath of Fresh Air, by Jean Simons

Witch Hunters Plan to Evict “Reds” in Detroit

Philip Frankfeld, Smith Act Victim Expelled by C.P.

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 12, 24 March 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Reuther Imposes Dictatorship in Ford Local 600

More Negro Homes Are Bombed: Defense Guards Are Urged

WSB Tries to Stall Off Steel Strike, by Thomas Raymond

The Knife in the Back (cartoon), by Gray

U.S. Bankers Support Military Coup in Cuba

Conference Pledges Aid to Victims of Smith Act

Chicago Citizens Committee Set Up As Fight Spreads Against Law 1030

An Editorial

New Leader Smears Critics of Witch Hunt, by George Breitman

Bow to Truman’s Injunction (photo)

The American Way of Life

Rearmament Policy Widens Rift in British Labor Party Leadership

The Frankfeld Case: A Typical Hatchet Job

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

Jobless Increase on World Scale, by John G. Wright

No Way Out but War for U.S. Capitalism

Hob Nobs with Greek Monarch (photo)

A Revolutionary Army in 1776, by Harry Frankel (book review)

Green Ready to Make Trade for Pay Freeze

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Dunne Urges Students to Fight Reaction

Parents of Pfc. Warren McConnell (photo)

House Committee Smears More Detroit Militants

U.S. Needs Socialism, says George Clarke in Debate over Radio

C.P. Finds ‘Peace’ Candidate, by Daniel Roberts

Colonial Revolts Hailed in Speech by Grace Carlson

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 13, 31 March 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Washington’s Rejection of Moscow’s Offer, by Joseph Keller

SWP Assured of Ballot Place in Two States

Attack on Wage Award Angers Steel Workers, by Harry Frankel

THEY Like Ike (cartoon), by Gray

Ford Local Heads Urge Fight on Dictatorship

SWP Motion Is Upheld in Election Law Case

Reuther Praised by Labor Haters for Joining Witch Hunt Purge

Defense Guards in 2 Calif. Cities

General Wants Foreign Legion to Fight U.S. Colonial Wars, by Art Preis

Negro, Mexican Homes Bombed (photo)

The American Way of Life

Social Democrats Do Hatchet-Job on Douglas, by George Breitman

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

The Road to Revolution in Ceylon, by John G. Wright

Labor Left Wing Organizes to Oust the Tories

Principals in Steels Fight (photos)

Anti-Negro Slanders Revived in New Book, by George Laval (book review)

Africa Is No Exception, by Albert Parker

Reutherites at Briggs Redbaited

Dictator Returns (photo)

Flint Invitation to Witch Hunters Stirs Protests, by Emmett Moore

Judge Raps Voting Law I Ohio but Upholds It, by Jean Simons

Police Brutality in L.A., by Ernest Rief

Ohio Conference Urges Defense of Civil Liberties, by Bob Kingsley

CIO United Rubber Workers Defy Injunction; Support Office Strike, by L. Cooper

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 14, 7 April 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Steel Strike Set; Truman Hints at Seizure of Mills

Truman’s Withdrawal Puts Union, Negro Chiefs on Spot, by George Breitman

What Big Business Seeks in Korean War

Their Bid to German Militarism (cartoon), by Gray

Illinois Election Law 1030 Protest Movement Grows

Akron Workers Fight Injunction Jailing of Rubber Union Leaders

Civil Disobedience Against Jim Crow Laws in South Africa, by Albert Shaw

Washington Afraid of Election in Germany, by Art Preis

Dixiecrat Power Grows Inside Democratic Party, by John F. Petrone

WSB Fails to Settle Fight (photo)

The American Way of Life

Anti-Union Witch Hunt Pushed by Humphrey Group with CIO Backing, by Thomas Raymond

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Arabs, Asians Aroused over Tunis, by John G. Wright

French People Bled White by Indo-China War, by Charles Hanley

McArthur Sidekick Promotes Witch Hunt, by Fred Arens (book review)

The Negro Struggle, by Fred Hart

Roybal Faces Los Angeles Political Test, by Louise Manning

Clarke Depicts Doom of Capitalism in Debate at Packed NYU Meeting

Brass Hat Wants More (photo)

The Big Steal, by Tom Conlan

Witch Hunt Hysteria Takes Detroit Toll

Notes from the News

Reuther Purge Board Removes Six More Ford Local Officers

“Back to Bill of Rights” Theme of Minneapolis Rally


Vol. XVI No. 15, 14 April 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Steel “Seizure” Halts Strike; Pay Hike Still Held Up, by Thomas Raymond

SWP Election Petitions Filed in Michigan

Wrong to Go into Korea, Says Latest Poll Majority, by Joseph Keller

“The Car You Need to Get to Where You Want to Go!” (cartoon), by Gray

S. Africa Rallies Hear Plans for Civil Disobedience

AFL, CIO Leaders Silent on Crisis in Democratic Party, by George Breitman

Eisenhower Program: Militarism, Speedup, Ban on Militant Unions, by John F. Petrone

Appeal Court Sets Kutcher Case Appeal

Corruption, Scnadals Flood White House, by Art Preis

Labor Swamps Tories in British Elections

At $100 a Plate Dinner (photo)

The American Way of Life

Eisenhower Will Try Cover-up on Jim Crow

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Ceylon Elections and United Front, by John G. Wright

Korea War Started Blitz on Real Wages, by Harry Frankel

Imperialist Pact Ratified (photo)

Malaya’s Fight for Independence, by Charles Hanley

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

UAW Issues New Order on Strike Funds, by Bob Kingsley

Secret Meeting on Steel (photo)

Akron Strikers Win Right to NLRB Election, by L. Cooper

Witch Hunt Ruling of NLRB Hit by L.A. Unions, by Louise Cooper

Progressive Party Dispute, by Fred Hart

Michigan Governor to Sign New Witch Hunt Measure

Notes from the News

Miseducation at UAW Parley, by Jean Simon


Vol. XVI No. 16, 21 April 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Station STEAL (cartoon), by Gray

Ridgway Fears “Bring Boys Home” Movement

Legless Veteran’s Case Heard by Appeal Court, by Joseph Andrews

Steel Talks Off Again; Hint Government Pact, by Thomas Raymond

Big British Union Backs Bevan Line on Rearmament

Kremlin Panics U.S. Diplomats with German Bid

Unions Support Fight on Illinois Law 1030, by Marjorie Hall

FEPC Issue Haunts Capitalist Politicians, by Albert Parker

Why American Labor Should Fight Against Reuman ‘Seizures’, by George Breitman

Phone Workers Picket (photo)

The American Way of Life

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Justice Douglas’s Call for “Peasant Revolutions”, by Art Preis

Elmer Rice’s Civil Liberties Plea Flatly Rejected by Hook & Co., by James F. Petrone

Source Material on Chinese Revolution, by Rodney Bell (book review)

U.S. Blocks Discussion of Tunisia Issue at UN, by John G. Wright

The Negro Struggle, by Jen Blake

Murder of Negro Seaman Goes to Trial

Reuther Rejects Ford Election; Stellato Group Issues New Paper

V.R. Dunne Gives Lecture on Rise of Labor in U.S.

Scabs Beaten Back (photo)

Notes from the News

White discusses Political Action at Toledo Rally

What Workers Thought About Steel “Seizure”, by Jack Wilson

Soviet Offer Shakes Trade-Hungry West, by Harry Frankel


Vol. XVI No. 17, 28 April 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Socialist Workers Party Contests New Police-State Law in Michigan

“In Our Hands There Lies the Power” (cartoon), by Gray

“Halt US War Drive!” Appeal World’s Workers on May Day

Steel Prices Boosted, Pay Increase Stalled

Eloise Booth (obituary)

How the Truck Act Was Passed

The American Way of Life

’Form of Police State Is Replacing Democratic Process,’ Says Lerner

Michigan Law Strikes at Labor, Free Elections and Bill of Rights

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

Anti-Imperialist Revolution Topples Regime in Bolivia, by George Clarke

Pays Respect to Fascist (photo)

German Unions Rebel Against Leaders Stand on Rearmament, by W. Baschke

Million Japanese Workers Strike Against Proposed Witch Hunt Law

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Illinois SWP Leads Campaign in Defense of Free Elections

Demand 40-Hour Week (photo)

‘Mutiny’ and Morale, by Thomas Raymond

Demonstrations Protest Brutal Prison Conditions, by George Breitman

An Editorial

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 18, 5 May 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

SWP to File Suit Against Michigan Police-State Law

Angry Steel Workers Strike Against Runaround on Wages, by Harry Frankel

22 Unions Join Walkout to Fight Rich Oil Barons

“Liberal” Democrats Tout Banker Harriman

Hunt for Mich. Lawyer Discloses Deep Fears, by Farrell Dobbs

Stacked Jury Picked in Trial of 16 CP Leaders, by Thomas Raymond

Phoney Prisoner-of-War Issue Blocks Korea Truce, by Art Preis

A Tribute to Eloise Booth, by C. Thomas

Face Death (photo)

The American Way of Life

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

Letters from Readers

Income Facts in 4th Internat’l

[Editorial]

Defend the Bolivian Revolution, by George Breitman

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

NYU Groups Unite in Fight on Smith Act

Michigan Prison ‘Riot’ (photo)

Support Grows in Chicago Fight Against Law 1030, by Marjorie Ball

Mich. Law Could Be Used on Democrats Too – CIO Leader

N.Y. Slum Project Will Not Provide Homes for Ousted

Powder Keg at Jackson, by Patricia Stall

Max Geldman Is Commended for Work in Philadelphia, by Clyde Turner

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 19, 12 May 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Bolivian Leader Defends Revolt in Interview, by Guillermo Lora, from La Verité

The Status of My Fight Against the ‘Loyalty’ Purge, by James Kutcher

Labor Party in ’52 Can Turn the Tide, by Joseph Hansen

Steel Union Convention Faces Gravest Crisis in Many Years, by Joseph Keller

Two Party Circus (cartoon), by Gray

Rieve Purges Baldanzi Opposition at Textile Workers Convention, by Jean Simon

Michigan Police-State Law Faces Federal Court Tests

Millions Demonstrate in Japan on May Day, by Art Preis

Workers Control Asked in Bolivia, by George Breitman

The American Way of Life

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorial]

Ceylon Govt. Tries to Fix Election, by John G. Wright

Book Views Mid-East as Next War ‘Prize’, by Tom Conlan

Oil Workers Turn Down WSB Back-to-Work Order

U.S. Army Truck Runs Down and Kills French Striker, by Charles Hanley

Death of a Little Boy, by Theodore Kovalesky

Prisoners Double-Crossed (photo)act

N.Y.U. Student Groups Defend Smith Act Victims

Robeson Barred from Hall That Gerald Smith Speaks In, by Lillian Russell

Sleight-of-Hand on FEPC, by Fred Hart

Clarke Speaks at Brown University

International Solidarity Hailed at SWP Branch May Day Rallies

Grace Carlson at U. of Minn. Rally

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 20, 19 May 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Michigan Officials ‘Gag’ Act Be Used at Once

Labor Leaders Sound Alarm Against “Union-Seizure” Bill

Court Upholds Undemocratic Illinois Law

“What Do You Care Where He’s Going? – Just Hang On!” (cartoon), by Gray

Angered Steel Delegates Roll Sleeves for Action, by George Lavan

POR Leader Defends Revolution in Bolivia, by Guillermo Lora, from La Verité

Negro Student Killed by Special Cop at NYU

Steel “Seizure” Debated in Supreme Court, by Harry Frankel

“I’m No Stoolie,” Student Tells FBI

The American Way of Life

Vicious Strikebreaking Bill Threatens Unions, by Thomas Raymond

Urges ‘Retaliation’ by Force (photo)

Casey Jones on the Extra Board, by A Railroad Engineer

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

In Defense of I.F. Stone and His Korean War Book, by Art Preis

Police Attack Tokyo May Day Marchers (photo)

German People Oppose Pentagon War Alliance

Mt. Spring Camp Offers Perfect Vacation; Season Opens May 29

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

WSB Sets Wage Ceiling in Oil Industry Ruling

Students at NYU Meet to Defend Smith Act Victims, by George Rock

Ceylon “Unpopularity” Poll, by Tom Conlan

Michigan Legislature Reform Sought by CIO

Bass Defeated in Goodrich Local 5 Officer Elections

Methodist Parley Hits Witch-Hunt but Church Yields to Pressure

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 21, 26 May 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Nat’l Committee of SWP Hits War, Witch-Hunt Trend

Presidential Candidate Dobbs Fights for Place on Ballot

Aimed at the Heart (cartoon), by Gray

Students at Yale Give High Rating to Farrell Dobbs

Prison Riot at Pusan Reveals Poor Screening

An Editorial

Steel Crisis and the New Anti-Labor Drive, by M. Stein

Consumer Goods Output Declines In Capitalist World

The American Way of Life

At Philadelphia Steel Convention (photo)

The Militant Army

“Subversive Inactivity” Hit by Detroit Clergyman

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

Trucks Act Violates Constitution

[Editorials]

American Labor Faces War-Drive, excerpts from resolution of SWP National Committee

Return of Captive (photo)

“Liberal” Witch-Hunters Smear Book on Radio Thought Police, by Joseph Andrews

Bolivian Govt. Takes Steps to Nationalize Mines

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Harriman Seeks Labor Support in White House Bid

Honeymooners on Picket Line (photo)

Taft-Hartley Oath Probe Threatens Ohio, N.J. Unions

McGranery Wins Post After OK of Witch Hunt, by John F. Petrone

Unions Hit Thought Control, by Fred Hart

Chicago Sun-Times Backs Fight for Law 1030 Repeal

Los Angeles Censors Plan Textbooks Purge, by Ernest Rief

Notes from the News

L.A. Voters Urged to Support Housing


Vol. XVI No. 22, 2 June 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

U.S. Warmakers Dictate West German Treaty

Michigan CIO News Defends Right of SWP to State Ballot

“Never Throw Away a Good Program” (cartoon), by Gray

Open Letter Shows U.S., British PW’s Want Korea Peace

Spreading Witch Hunt Brings Wider Protests, by John F. Petrone

Court Hears Trucks Act Case; Will Rule in June

SWP Demands Spain Halt Terror

Notebook of an Agitator, by J.P.C.

British Firms Forced Out of China as Epoch Ends, by Harry Frankel

The American Way of Life

Reuther Backs Murray (photo)

The Militant Army

Congress Amends Puerto Rico Bill of Human Rights

[Editorials]

Proof That the Witch Hunt Affects Every American, by George Breitman

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Trucks Attack Called ‘Unconstitutional’ by ‘Wage Earner’

Women Underpaid (graphic)

Gov’t. “Seizure” Didn’t Pay Off for Rail Workers, by Joseph Andrews

Florida Polling Place Bombed in New Wave of Anti-Negro Terror

“Our Mutual Destruction”, by Tom Conlan

Akron SWP Fights City Income Levy; Asks Tax on Rich

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 23, 9 June 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Steel Union Can Win on Picket Line, by Joseph Andrews

Trucks Law Aimed at Labor Says CIO Convention

It’s All Done with Mirrors (cartoon), by Gray

H-Bomb Equals All Bombs Dropped in World War II

Vote in Italy Shows Grave Fascist Trend

Red Cross Hints Force Used in PW Screening

Drive Against French CP Part of Pentagon War Plan

“Get Troops Out of Germany!”

Notebook of an Agitator, by J.P.C.

Far More Rapid Growth Seen for Soviet than U.S., by Harry Frankel

The American Way of Life

Quick Change Artists (photo)

The Militant Army

The Man in the White Suit

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

No War Pact, Say Germany in Poll

[Editorials]

Militarism Tightens Grip on U.S.

Cops Club German Workers (photo)

Siqueiros Protests Too Much, by Joseph Hansen

U.S. State Department Finally Recognizes Bolivian Government

Ruling Ceylon Party Wins Rigged General Elections

Militant Cabaret in Minneapolis

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Simon

Appeal Ban on Paul Robeson at U. of Minn.

Korea War Takes Staggering Toll, Brass Hats Plan More Slaughter, by Fred Hart

Training for Atomic War (photo)

Socialist Party Convention Backs Truman War Plan

San Francisco Union Wins Strike Victory

The New Wonder Drugs, by Grace Carlson

Notes from the News

Leaders of District 65 Continue Anti-Stalinist Drive at Convention

Political Spending Hits All-Time High

Harry Ring to Speak at Newark Forum


Vol. XVI No. 24, 16 June 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Truman Demands Anti-Strike Power for Use in Steel, by Harry Frankel

SWP Wins Fight in Michigan to Restore Party on Ballot, by Farrell Dobbs

An Editorial

Genuine Potato (cartoon), by Gray

L. Beinin Heads Anti-War Slate of SWP in Illinois

Eisenhower Reveals Platform of Political-Military Reaction

CIO Anti-Trucks Stand Aired in Detroit News

Two Years of the Korea Slaughter, by Joseph Andrews

AFL Demands 11% Wage Boost

Notebook of an Agitator, by J.P.C.

Revolutionists in Bolivia Set an Inspiring Example

The American Way of Life

Anti-Ridgeway Demonstration (photo)

The Militant Army

Religious Liberal Leaders Speak Against Stifling of Civil Rights

Eisenhower Rejects Compulsory FEPC Law, by Jean Blake

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

Joyce Marlow to Speak in Newark on Women in Industry

Youth Health Problem

[Editorials]

The Massacre on Koje Island, by Art Preis

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

John Dewey, Civil Liberties Fighter, Dies

Picket Steel Mill (photo)

Mich. CIO Parley Hits Witch Hunt, Anti-Labor Drive

Frame-Up Tactic Tried by Seattle Stalinists

The Perfect Negotiator

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 25, 23 June 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Stop the Murder of Koje PW’s! Get Out of Korea! by Farrell Dobbs

12,000 Petitioners to Put Beinin on Chicago Ballot

Solid Steel Strike Faces Threat of Gov’t Action, by Joseph Andrews

Mich. CIO Papers Calls for Trucks Act Fight

Lewis Supports Steel Strike with Hard Cash

Truman’s Phony Civil Rights Claim Exposed, by Jean Blake

Senate Rushes to Ratify German War “Contract”, by Joseph Hansen

Notebook of an Agitator, by J.P.C.

U.S. Future Mirrored in South African Witch Hunt, by Charles Hanley

The American Way of Life

Police Attack Tokyo Workers (photo)

The Militant Army

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

What Shall Take the Place of Fear, by John Lawrence, from Socialist Outlook

Press Hides Steel Strike Issues, by Harry Frankel

Minneapolis Banquet Hails Militant Sub Champions

Truman Says Taxes Will Not Go Down

Revolution in Bolivia to Be Discussed at Los Angeles forum

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Guns Against PW’s (photo)

Smith Act Called Illegal by ACLU; Aims at Repeal, by James Walcott

Consumer Slump Shows War Basis of Economy, by Tom Conlan

One Tenth of Malaya, by Thomas Raymond

Conference Calls for Amnesty of Smith Act Victims

Notes from the News

Rent Hogs Spread Lies to Defeat L.A. Housing, by Louise Manning

Truman Autographs Atomic Submarine

Plan July Fourth Weekend Camp at Mountain Spring Camp


Vol. XVI No. 26, 30 June 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Trucks Act Fight Gathers Support in Michigan, by Farrell Dobbs

Yalu Power Plant Bombings Risk Danger of All-Out War, by Joseph Hansen

Steel Mills Deserted, Furnaces Cold as Showdown Approaches in Big Strike

Eisenhower, Taft Both Lie on Tax Cuts

Haywood Patterson Reported Dying

Japan Strike Wave Spreads in Defense of Civil Rights, by Special Correspondent

Can Business Prosper Without War? by Harry Frankel

Notebook of an Agitator, by J.P.C.

Rent Gouge Victims Die in New York Fire Traps, by James Walcott

The American Way of Life

Iran Oil at Stake (photo)

Bolivian Revolution Goes On, Events Show

The Militant Army

Letters from Readers

Local Addresses of Socialist Workers Party

[Editorials]

Surveys Show Negro Vote Divided, by Jean Blake

Washington Oath Law Held Unconstitutional

Shut Down Tight (photo)

“Defiance of Unjust Laws” Initiated in South Africa

The Negro Struggle, by Jean Blake

Living Cost Index Marks All-Time High

South Africans March (photo)

Tenants Rally in New York Hits Evictions, by Harry Ring

Militant Sales Blocked at Gary, by H. Michaels

Thurber on Blatherskites, by Fred Hart

Flint Union Elections Show Rising Discontent

Chicago Stockyard Workers Rally to Back Steel Strike

Notes from the News


Vol. XVI No. 27, 7 July 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 28, 14 July 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 29, 21 July 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 30, 28 July 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 31, 4 August 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 32, 11 August 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 33, 18 August 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 34, 25 August 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 35, 1 September 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 36, 8 September 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 37, 15 September 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 38, 22 September 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 39, 29 September 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 40, 6 October 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 41, 13 October 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 42, 20 October 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 43, 27 October 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 44, 3 November 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 45, 10 November 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 46, 17 November 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 47, 24 November 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 48, 1 December 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 49, 9 December 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 50, 15 December 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen


Vol. XVI No. 51, 22 December 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

Vol. XVI No. 53, 29 December 1952, New York, NY
The Militant
Published in the Interests of the Working People

EDITOR:
George Breitman
BUSINESS MANAGER:
Joseph Hansen

 


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