The Comintern, CPUSA & Activities of Rank-and-File CPers
Publisher: Against the Current
Year Published: 1996
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX11250
CP members, including worker and African-American militants capable of leading heroic mass struggles, were unable to develop their own revolutionary socialist viewpoint independent of the leadership. While a certain policy or tactic might run counter to their experience and traditions, the local activists were assured that their leaders alone had the "the big picture."