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Communist International. Congress. Statutes, theses and conditions of admission to the Communist International - Image 16. 1920?. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 23, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/98/show/15.

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Title Statutes, theses and conditions of admission to the Communist International
Alternative Title Statutes, theses and conditions of admission to the Communist International, adopted by the second Congress of the Communist International July 17 to August 7, 1920
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Communist International. Congress
Publisher Workers Party of America
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • New York
Date 1920?
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Communist International
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 85 pages; 22 cm.
Original Item Location HX11.I5A5
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8304554~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.
Note Conference: Communist International (2nd Congress : 1920 : Leningrad and Moscow)
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Transcript have been oppressed, beaten down, crushed, intimidated dis- noised deceived by the class of capitalists, on the part of the Inly class prepared for such a leading role by the whole history of capitalism. Therefore the preparation of the dictatorship oi i\w proletariat must begin immediately and in all places by means of the following methods among others: In every organization, union, association—beginning with the proletarian ones at first, and afterwards in all those of the non- prok tarian workers and exploited masses (political, professional, military, co-operative, educational, sporting, etc., etc.) must be formed groups or nuclei of Communists—mostly open ones, but also secret ones wrhich become necessary in each case when the arrest or exile of their members or the dispersal of their organization is threatened; and these nuclei, in close contact with one another and with the central Party, exchanging experiences, carrying on the work of propaganda, campaign, organization, adapting themselves to all the branches of social life, to all the various forms and subdivisions of the working masses, must tematically train themselves, the Party, the class, and the masses by such multiform work. At the same time it is most important to work out practically the necessary methods on the one hand in respect to the iders" or responsible representatives, who are very frequently hopelessly infected with petty bourgeois and* imperialist prejudices; on the other hand, in respect to the masses, who, especially after the imperialist slaughter, are mostly inclined to listen to and accept the doctrine of the necessity of leadership of the proletariat as the only way out'of capitalistic enslavement. The masses must be approached with patience and caution, and with n understanding of the peculiarities, the special psychology of each layer, each profession of these masses. 10. In particular one of the groups or nuclei of the Columnists deserves the exclusive attention and care of the party, namely, the parliamentary faction, i. e., the group of members ol the Party who are members of bourgeois representative intuitions (first of all state institutions, then local, municipal and others) On the one hand, such a tribune has a special im- ™Ce m ! e eyeS °f the wider circ]es of the backward or pre- C^n' WT g maSSeS; theref°re, from this very tribune, the or»nS mUSit ^^ °n thdr Work of Propaganda, agitation, conization, explaining to the masses why the dissolution of the [ 16 ]