Yours in the Struggle
Reminiscences of Tim Buck
Buck, Tim; edited by Beeching, William; Clarke, Phyllis
Publisher: NC Press, Canada
Year Published: 1997
Pages: 414pp ISBN: 0-919600-71-9
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX7765
Tim Buck's reminiscences, taken from a series of interviews taped by John (Mac) Reynolds for the CBC.
Table of Contents
Foreword by Tom McEwen
Preface and Editor's Note by William Beeching
PART ONE FROM CHRISTIAN SOCIALISM TO SCIENTIFIC SOCIALISM
ONE The boy from Beccles
TWO An immigrant like the others
THREE Labour in Toronto politics
FOUR Working in the U.S.A.
FIVE "We've got to be where the workers are!"
SIX "Our illusions are sheltered"
SEVEN The Winnipeg General Strike, 1919
PART TWO WE FOUND THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF CANADA
EIGHT U.S. Parties: underground, very illegal, very romantic
NINE A very good barn in Geulph
TEN Party Organizer
riding the rails
ELEVEN The Trade Union Educational League
THIRTEEN American Exceptionalism
PART THREE THE GREAT DEPRESSION
FOURTEEN "Don't be sold out. Fight."
FIFTEEN Tear gas and cudgels
SIXTEEN Arrest under Section 98: a test of our Party
SEVENTEEN The Trial: an object lession in bourgeois justice
EIGHTEEN Rex vs Buck (1932) 3DLR97
NINETEEN A Guest of the King
TWENTY Prison Reform
TWENTY-ONE The Kingston Riot
TWENTY-TWO They try to shoot me
TWENTY- THREE "
. Guilty for you part in The disturbances in Kingston Penitentiary."
TWENTY-FIVE The Repeal of Section
TWENTY-SIX The Oshawa General Strike
PART FOUR THE FIGHT AGAINST FASCISM
TWENTY-SEVEN The Spanish Civil War
TWENTY-EIGHT The Munich Pact: The German Soviet Pact
TWENTY-NINE The War in Europe
THIRTY Underground in New York
THIRTY-ONE A National Front for Victory
THIRTY-TWO Becoming legal again
THIRTY-THREE The founding of the Labor-Progressive Party
THIRTY-FOUR Post War Labour Strategy
THIRTY-FIVE 1945 Elections
PART FIVE THE COLD WAR YEARS
THIRTY-SEVEN The Spy Trials
THIRTY-EIGHT After the War, What?
THIRTY-NINE Canadian-U.S. Integration
FORTY The War in Korea
PART SIX FORESEEING THE FUTURE
FORTY-ONE Personal Impressions of Stalin and Trotsky
FORTY-TWO The Stalin Period
FORTY-THREE The Twentieth Congress of the C.P.S.U.
FORTY-FOUR The Socialist Future