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The Programs of the Young Communist International - Image 43. 1923. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. August 11, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/3305/show/3287.

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(1923). The Programs of the Young Communist International - Image 43. Socialist and Communist Pamphlets. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/3305/show/3287

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The Programs of the Young Communist International - Image 43, 1923, Socialist and Communist Pamphlets, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed August 11, 2020, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/3305/show/3287.

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Title The Programs of the Young Communist International
Contributor (LCNAF)
  • Young Communist International. Congress
Publisher Publishing House of the Young International
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • Berlin, Germany
Date 1923
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Socialism and youth
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Young Communist International. Congress
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 55 pages; 21 cm
Original Item Location HX11.Y68P7 1923
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8319993~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 Public Domain: This item is in the public domain and may be used freely.
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Transcript talist exploitation upon the physique of the youth and to combat the bourgeois athletic and sport monopoly. The methods of the work of education and propaganda of the Young Communist Leagues are based upon the actual habits of the life of the young worker, his psychological peculiarities, and his independent initiative. Nor is the educational work of the Leagues confined strictly to the youth; it comprises great educational tasks among the children. The influence of the bourgeoisie which is especially brought to bear upon the young children must be counteracted by a definitely communist education of the proletarian children. They must also be drawn into the class struggle, and in a manner that corresponds to their mental abilities. The Communist Children's Group is the form of organization which the Young Communist Leagues use in this work. The Leagues also devote much attention to propaganda and agitation in the rural districts, having due regard to the importance of that work. The methods of this work are adapted to the special economic and cultural circumstances of the young rural workers. They are based upon the problems which lie nearest the hearts and lives of the young rural workers; they are adapted to the intellectual level of these young workers; and they give due consideration to their prejudices. The winning over of the rural proletariat can be achieved only by energetic and persistent work by the urban organizations of the Young Communist Leagues. THE BASIS OF THE ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE The organizational structure of the Young Communist Leagues corresponds to their role and their tasks. The shop nuclei are the organs through which the Leagues remain in close contact with the masses of the working class youth, for agitation among them and for drawing them into the communist ranks. The Leagues insist upon strict discipline in the organization, and upon independent initiative, that is, upon the energetic participation of its members in all the work and struggles of the League. Leadership is based upon democratic centralization. The Young Communist Leagues are essentially organizations of the working class youth, but they strive to win over the best elements of the intellectuals and of the small peasantry, as well. Without creating any special organization for them, they 41