The FIGHT Against War and Fascism. Vol. 4 No. 9. July, 1937.

The FIGHT Against War and Fascism. Vol. 4 No. 9. July, 1937.

Contents: The Farm Worker by Franklin G. Stewart, Sheep or Men? by Eleanor Fowler, An American Flier in Spain by Aleah C. Bessie, Polish Pogroms by Albert Allen, Refugees from Franco, Auto—Model UAW by Henry Kraus, Mississippi by Frank Smith, Hitler vs. Christ by M.B. Schnapper, Builders of America by Harold Ward, DEPARTMENTS: Radio, As to Women, Movies, Building the League, Books, Youth Note, Wall Street, Editorials.’

FIGHT Against War and Fascism was the monthly newspaper of the broad-based, but Communist-inspired, American League Against War and Fascism formed in 1933 as Nazism came to power in Germany. The paper and the League attracted fairly wide support and hosted many events in the 1930s. In 1937, reflecting the Popular Front turn, the name of the group was changed to the American League for Peace and Democracy and the journal to The Fight for Peace and Democracy. Both the paper and the organization closed in the wake of 1939’s Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact.

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