The Liberator. Vol. 7 No. 9. September, 1924.

The Liberator. Vol. 7 No. 9. September, 1924.

Contents: The Story of a Spark by J. Louis Engdahl, What Don Quixote LaFollette Is Fighting by C. E. Ruthenberg, The Face of the Earth After the War by Karl Radek, The War of the Oil Giants by Harris Wescott, The Bishop and the Bolsheviks by P. Krasikoff, Literature and the Machine Age by Floyd Dell, Book Reviews, The Philosopher Faces the Facts By Max Bedacht, ART BY Maurice Becker, L. Griffel, Otto Meister, Louis Lozowick, Georg Grosz, Fred Ellis, Adolph Dehn, POETRY AND PROSE BY Stanley Boone, Witter Bynn, Stirling Bowen, Mark Van Dore, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Max Eastman, Loureine Aber.

The Liberator was published monthly from 1918, first established by Max Eastman and his sister Crystal Eastman continuing The Masses, was shut down by the US Government during World War One. Like The Masses, The Liberator contained some of the best radical journalism of its, or any, day. It combined political coverage with the arts, culture, and a commitment to revolutionary politics. Increasingly, The Liberator oriented to the Communist movement and by late 1922 was a de facto publication of the Party. In 1924, The Liberator merged with Labor Herald and Soviet Russia Pictorial into Workers Monthly. An essential magazine of the US left.

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