Eugene Dennis

Eugene Dennis

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Francis Xavier Waldron, best known by the pseudonym Eugene Dennis was an American communist politician and union organizer, best remembered as the long-time leader of the Communist Party USA and as named party in Dennis v. United States, a famous McCarthy Era Supreme Court case. Francis Xavier Waldron was born on August 10, 1905 in Seattle, Washington. He worked in various jobs and was a member of the Industrial Workers of the World, for which was active in California as a union organizer. Waldron joined the Workers Party in 1926. In 1929, Waldron fled to the Soviet Union to avoid criminal charges for his political activities under the California criminal syndicalism law. Waldron returned to the United States in 1935 and assumed the pseudonym of Eugene Dennisshow more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 268g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135758977
  • 9786135758979