WHAT IT IS-HOW IT WORKS
A HE average American is unaware of the amo-un 1
IN the belief that only an informed
and alert American citizenry can
combat the Communist conspiracy to
overthrow our way of life, Facts
Forum News presents the newly-issued
handbook on the Communist Party,
Prepared by the Senate Internal
Security Subcommittee, headed by
Senator James O. Eastland, this documented material outlines the factors
which make the Communist Party a
threat to individual freedom and
prosperity — the fundamental differences which distinguish it from a
true political party.
The handhook, which has been
published only in limited quantities
hy the Subcommittee, will be presented to our readers in several
sections, of which this is the first.
misinformation about the Communist Party, USA. NN I
appears in the public press, in hooks and in the uttera .
of public speakers. In part, this misinformation is cof'j
ously planted by members of the party using ways .
means calculated to have the greatest effect in pots'
the channels of American public opinion. In part, it ,s m
to our ignorance of the problem — the problem °' .*
existence in our midst of a mass conspiratorial org**jJ
tion controlled by a foreign power. The Communist P
lem is unique in our history.
The Senate Internal Security Subcommittee P w
this study of The Communist Tarty, USA-What #!|
Hott; It Works as a convenient handbook for Americ*~3
an effort to counteract current misinformation rega J
the Communist movement. This study seeks only t0 .
the high spots without going into a detailed anah/s
Communist activity in the labor movement, a i
Negroes, women, youth, foreign language groups, ^3
front organizations. It endeavors to differentiate the ^
munist Party from bona fide political parties in the L J
States. We earnestly believe that, given a more aCfj
knowledge of the Communist conspiracy, fewer A
cans will fall victim to its wiles.
FOUNDED in September, 1919, the Communis' ^
of the United States of America is an organ1 j^-.
unique in American history. It is not a true 1'°^
party and differs fundamentally from all political P\jj
in this country. It is in fact a Russian-inspired, ■ :(.i
dominated, anti-American, quasi-military c01lS;L.
against our government, our ideals, and our free''"
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