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The draft programme of the Young Communist International - Image 17. 1924?. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 23, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/5431/show/5359.

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Title The draft programme of the Young Communist International
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  • Young Communist International
Publisher Publishing House of the Young Communist International
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  • London, England
Date 1924?
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  • Young Communist International
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  • pamphlets
Language English
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Original Item Extent 83 pages; 18 cm
Original Item Location HX11.Y6Y68 1924
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8302361~S11
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Transcript DRAFT PROGRAMME OF Y.C.I 15 the Workers' movement and speak with the Workers without bothering to know anything. In one of his letters, Engels wrote that the greatest service which the law against the Socialists had rendered the German working class movement was, that it had freed the Party from German students with such Socialist ideas, who held it completely superfluous to study political economy, the history of political economy, or the social problem, and who were of the opinion that one could present the workers with any nonsense, anything was good enough for them. We must definitely make an end with all such opinions amongst us. The time of agitation with empty phrases has long since passed. In order to be able to work under the complicated conditions which exist at the present moment, not only in Russia, but also in other countries, it is necessary to have a deep understanding of the period through which we are passing, for the social relations which arise out of it, and for the political tasks with which it faces us. If we were incapable of analysing these phenomena, theoretically, we would be also incapable of choosing the correct tactics. At our 8th Party Congress, Lenin said : "If we put on the airs of frogs, blow ourselves up and puff ourselves out, then the whole world will laugh and we would be simply swaggerers. We have trained the proletarian Party upon the basis of the Marxist programme, and in the same way the hundreds and millions of toilers must also be trained. Bestir yourselves to prove scientifically that you possess a scientific basis, and not one of sand." Comrade Lenin said this on a different occasion but we can apply these remarks to ourselves com-