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Reform or revolution, or, Socialism and socialist politics
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Dannenberg, Karl. Reform or revolution, or, Socialism and socialist politics - Image 11. 1918. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 24, 2017. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/1467/show/1441.

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Dannenberg, Karl. (1918). Reform or revolution, or, Socialism and socialist politics - Image 11. Socialist and Communist Pamphlets. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/1467/show/1441

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Dannenberg, Karl, Reform or revolution, or, Socialism and socialist politics - Image 11, 1918, Socialist and Communist Pamphlets, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed September 24, 2017, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/1467/show/1441.

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Title Reform or revolution, or, Socialism and socialist politics
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Dannenberg, Karl
Publisher Radical Review Publishing Association
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • New York
Date 1918
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Socialism
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • United States
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 28 pages; 20 cm.
Original Item Location HX89.D3
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8302909~S11
Original Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://libraries.uh.edu/branches/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This item is in the public domain and may be used freely.
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Transcript Taking Inventory The political organizations ai Socialism are represented in this country by two parties: the Socialist Party, which is, as far as numbers and popular influence are concerned, the dominant organization, and the Socialist Labor Party. With reference to our investigation, we can dismiss the Socialist Labor Party by emphasizing that this organization carried on, as far as its limited membership and means permitted, a bona fide and vigorous campaign for Socialism, predicated upon the demand for "the unconditional surrender of the capitalist class." The activities of the Socialist Labor Party in particularly these elections were truly in harmony with the demands of historical development and the requirements of the hour. It can only be regretted that the limited facilities of the party and the popular sentiment of the populace, cultivated and misguided by the rival party of Socialism, the S. P., made it so difficult and nigh impossible for this organization to place its message before the masses. When examining the activities of the Socialist Party during the last elections, it is best to thoroughly investigate a single campaign, carried on in a representative locality. We believe, the campaign conducted in Greater New York furnishes a classical example for investigation m this respect. Therefore, we will confine ourselves to a study of this gigantic political struggle, and the deductions made and conclusions reached therefrom can be considered a criterion applicable to the Socialist Party in general. The political struggle of the Socialist Party in Greater New Y'ork and in other cities seems, when viewed and appraised casually from the standpoint of "practical achievements" or "results," to have netted a remarkable success. In Greater New York ten Assemblymen, seven Aldermen and one Municipal Court Judge were elected; and even if the cherished and fondest hopes of the hyperenthusiasts were not realized, and the standard bearer of the party, Morris Hillquit, had to bow in defeat before the candidate of Tammany Hall, the tremendous increase in the party's vote from 32,000 in 1913 to approximately 142,000, seems 9