MARXIST INTERNET ARCHIVE | COMINTERN

THE 1928 and 1930 COMINTERN
RESOLUTIONS ON THE
BLACK NATIONAL QUESTION
IN THE UNITED STATES

With an Introduction by
Lowell Young

© REVOLUTIONARY REVIEW PRESS 
Washington, D.C.
1975


Prepared © for the Internet by David J. Romagnolo, djr@cruzio.com (March 1998)

Contained herein are the complete, unaltered texts of the 1928 and 1930 Communist International Resolutions on the Negro Question in the United States. The 1928 Resolution initially appeared in The Daily Worker, the newspaper of the Workers (Communist) Party of America, on February 12, 1929. The 1930 Resolution was first published in Volume VIII, Num-
ber 2 (February 1st, 1931) of The Communist International, a semi-
monthly journal defunct since 1940.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

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THE 1928 COMINTERN RESOLUTION ON THE NEGRO QUESTION IN THE UNITED STATES

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THE 1930 COMINTERN RESOLUTION ON THE NEGRO QUESTION IN THE UNITED STATES


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NOTES

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