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Approved For Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-OU570II823 CLASSIFICATION S^C i:~T CJY: :. oI"Ta IOTA CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPO O O IT?I O REPORT CD NO. COUNTRY SUBJECT PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INF+ 25X1X6 25X1AC ~STA~TE DATE DISTR. , 23 March 1949 NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. 25X1A6a The following documtaent is a copy of a paper seized by the Bombay Police during their raids of Communist Party Headquarters during March and April 1948. This document presents information pertaining to the Marx School of the Australian Communist Party and gives a schedule of the evening classes for the fourth term (October - December 19116), a list of the required reading material, and names of the instructors. This school was located at Sydney, Australia. No attempt has been -node to edit this document. India./Australia "To learn and to Fight, To Fight and to Learn" Communist Party India (CPI) Document Concerning NO. OF PAGES 5 the Marx School of the Australian Communist Party - Dimitrog. Australian Communist Party - Marx School For The Study Of Maxrxism - Leninism. Marx School was established by the Central Committee in October 1912, to provide facilities fpr an advanced study of scientific socialism. The Australian Communist Party has achieved its present proud position in Australian life, and will continue to advance, because of its firm adherence to the principles of Marxism-Leninism. Membership is open to all A.C.P. members; the fee is 2/6 a quarter, 10/- a year. This entitles memt --:rs to free enrollment for any of the courses, free admittance to Sunday night lectures, and free use of the 1karx School reference library. The enrollment form. is on page 6 of this folder; it should be filled in and forwarded to Marx School, 695 Georg Street, Sydney. Standard Required The Party branches have the responsibility of organizing classes on Study Courses 1, 2, and 3, in order to provide members with a working Inowledgs of the main points of Marxism. Then comrades can proceed to.Marx School for more advanced study. With NAVY AIR ICATION S1C t.T/CONTROL - U.S. OFFIC7.AlS ONLY_ ,PW . nF Q. -T TT n~ezn:rr~rr~nn~ 1~1'w IXIFBI_ . I I I u5X1 A I~~ ~. 5X oPP F EU4 Approved For R7i,,ric"7~,m99L-uo.9. /09/: CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 SELS ONLY 25X1A2g CENTRAL IrTTELLIc F.IiCE AM ICY a few exceptions which are clearly marked, comrades attending Marx School classes are required to have completed Study courses 1 and 2, either in class or by private study. Guide to Classes The classes have been divided into three groups, corresponding roughly to the difficulty of the subject dealt with, and students are strongly urged to take at least two subjects in each group before they go on to the next. If this is done; comrades will find that the classes will be easier and more beneficial. First 2:222 ?-low Australia is Governed. History of the Australian Labor Movewnt. ?Marxism and the Trade Unions. What is Marxism. The State and Revolution. Branch Leadership Class. Women in the Socialist Revolution. Second Groff Political Economy... Foundations of Leninism. Marxism and the National and Colonial Question.. Historical Background of the World Labor Movement. History of the Australian Nation. Third Groin Communist ?Manifesto. Agriculture under Capitalism and Socialism. Historical and Dialectical Materialism. Reformist Politics and Socialist,Politics. History of the C.P.S.U. (B). Principles of Scientific Socialism. au. da, Night Lectures These lectures, held in Marx School every Sunday night, are an important aid to class studies and reading. They are given by leading ?.,Marxists on theoretical questions, including sore of the ?Marxist classics not dealt with in classes. They are advertise?I through the branches, and each week in the Tribune. Issued by T&rx School, 695 George Street, Sydney. Phone: LA 2394. SECRET . . OFFICIALS ONLY Approved For Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 Approved F Release 1999/09/09: CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 SECRF~fi CO;~T -- TLS' _3- Ivenin Classes Fourth Term, October - December, 1946 Gommencin,g Date Monday, October 14th 6 p.m. ,- 7:45 p.m. 25X1A2g Tutor Communist Manifesto . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . L.H. Gould .a erxal:"" h Tommunist manifesto, Marx and Engels History of the Australian Nation Y . . . 11.B. Chandler 1hz.s course Idea t i tie general history of Australia, covering its discovery; why and how it was colonized; the emergence of civilized society from the earlier convict settlement; the general economic, social and political progress of the country; ite past and present relations with the Empire and other countries, etc. An effort will lie made to bring out all that is progressive in the traditions of the Australian people and to show how the Communist Party is carryring forward these traditions in the struggles of today. Vlhat is Marxism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W. Mountjoy Ila.terIal -*.What is Marxism, D. burns 8:00 P.M. to 10 P.M. Dialetical and Historical Materialism . + . . . . . . S. .toston i! teri :` 3ial l snd I rical f5.terialiem, Stalin Russian Language. 12 Lessons. Cost one guinea, or 2/. der lesson. Tuesday, October 15th 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Reformist and Socialist Politics Mater! Mat s` ,o ie one, lenin . . . . . . L' .Y'6. Campbell Political Economy . . . . . . . . . Y . . . . . . . MCI. Delaney l ate a y Aa itical Econo F ontiev 14 8:OO P.M. to 10 P.M. Now to Chen the Social Order . . . . . . . . ... . T. Clarke a s "ate volution, Lenin lJ . meter o raacism, Dimitrov Sow Q?ues . ons off-` e`!I ory, Stalin 'Women and the Socialist Revolution . . . . . . . . . E. Aarons Material: Mn-in on t e t' omen Question, 'n of'. eIyy,"L geI3 Principles of Scientific Socialism . . . . . . . . . R. THumpbrics Material: Social .sm~, to and Scientific, Engels Approved For Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 Approved Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 -14- Wednesday, October 16th 6:00 p.m. to 7:1 p.m. 25X1A2g Historical Background of the World Labor Movement Iff. Hortin material: Historical al ki,-,round of the W 1d Labor !j7nvement, E.W. Campbell "? - Marxism and the National and Colonial Question .. . . F. I-Vethereld e`er :-? 'fiarxism and-Ti-e`Ya$ional uestion, Stalin Iris' anIHIonal antic `lin+du-r;u"s1imm -tin ity, Adhikari New Deal for the Australian Aborivines, T. Wright Australia in New Guin. ea, A. urie How to Write and Edit Bulletins . . . . . . . . . . L. Fox This is as practical course prepared by first class journalists, and is designed especially to train bulletin writers and editors, as well as would-be contributors to the Party Press. Maximum Enrollment: 12. Some slight a rience on the part of intending students, who should also have completed study courses 1and2. 8:00 P.M. to 10 P.M. Problems of Mass Leadership . . .. . . . . .k . . . . S. Aarons Material: Current issues of Forward. English S akinff and Reading 14 rxisrn and the Youth B. Gould. - oc-6mr"a s specia`T. yf itore~ IT- you h ac vity, who have completed study course 2. Thursday, October 17th 6:00 p.m,. to 7:1j5 pin Foundations of Leninism . . . . . . . . . . . . . W. Burns ?+a` eriaT:" Lou-n-aar :tins of Leninism, Stalin Marxism and the Trade Unions . . . . . . . . . ? . Piatsria.T: 1%6 Trade Unions, L. L. Sharley.. o prev1ous study required. P3k1.n T-~ ~y qy'y y~ (~f Y 4 i t ~b . ? 4 . a y 1 . 4 q 4 d1 M A. O g ton Public { 8:00 P.M, to 10 P.M. How Australia is Governed . . . . . . . . . . . . . L. Mackay Va-te'i.aDi oaf node`s covering the history of the Parliamentary system; the Australian Constitution; the Referendum. History' of the C.P.S.U. (B) . .. . . . . . . . . J. Grant Material Short History of the CPSU ()3) SECRET/ Cull 11 ON Ly Approved For Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 Approved For Release 1999/09/09 CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5 S1WR COr 25X1A2g CV,NT AL I IVLLI ,, : CR A C In, ICY 5-- Friday, October 18th 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Agriculture Under G a italiam and Socialism . . . . . .N. Jeffery Material: Political_ cono : A winner's Course, Leontiev Lenin's Agrarian Thesis. The Party Pro., amines. History of the Australian Labor Movement . . . ,. . J. Metcalf Material: History of the Australian bor Movement, 1C.rY. Campbell 8:00 P.M. to 10 P.M. Musical Appreciation - At illustrated history of music from Savagery to the Present day. This class will include demonstrations with piano and records. Classes held at Granville Monday, October 14th 8:00 P.M. to 10 P.M. Political Economy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . R. Kirby Tuesday, October 15th 8:00 p.rrt. to 10 P.M. Lenin on Vtorkang Class Tactics . . d . . S. Roy Material: Left "lira ;communism, Lenin Wednesday, October 16th 8:00 p.m. to 10 P.M. Historical Background of the World Labor Movement .. A. Antram (Printed at the Newsletter Printery, 21 Ross Street, Forest Lodge. Please Enroll: Name Address No. of years in Party Party Position Held (e.g. Branch Sec.; soup $r niter, et . Branch For thews on Commencing date State if completed.udy Course 1 and 2 either in class or by private study) SECRET/CONTROL - iICSALC- ONLY Approved For Release 1999/09/09 : CIA-RDP82-00457R002300490002-5