Revolutionary Communist Youth and Spartacus Youth League Bulletins HLL.2019.039
Holt Labor Library at CSU Dominguez Hills
Contributing Institution: Holt Labor Library at CSU Dominguez Hills
Title: Revolutionary Communist Youth and Spartacus Youth League Bulletins
Creator: Revolutionary Communist Youth (U.S.)
Creator: Spartacus Youth League of America
Identifier/Call Number: HLL.2019.039
Physical Description: 1 box
Date (inclusive): 1972-1983
Abstract: The collection contains Internal Discussion Bulletins and Pre-Conference Discussion Bulletins published by Revolutionary Communist Youth (RCY), and Internal Discussion Bulletins and one Young Communist League Bulletin published by the Spartacus Youth League (SYL). Both organizations served as the national youth group for the Spartacist League of the U.S., a Trotskyist political organization, from 1971-1986.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
The collection comprises Internal Discussion Bulletins and Pre-Conference Discussion Bulletins published by Revolutionary Communist Youth, and Internal Discussion Bulletins and one Young Communist League Bulletin published by the Spartacus Youth League.
Allison Ransom processed the collection and wrote the finding aid in April 2022.
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The collection is arranged alphabetically in one series.
The Revolutionary Communist Youth and Spartacus Youth League Bulletins were donated to the Holt Labor Library in San Francisco, California between 2001 and 2019, and were acquired by the Gerth Archives and Special Collections at California State University, Dominguez Hills, in 2019.
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Revolutionary Communist Youth (RCY) began as the Revolutionary Marxist Caucus within Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) in 1969. It later changed its name to Revolutionary Communist Youth when it became the national youth group of the Spartacist League, a Trotskyist organization, from 1971-1974. From 1974- when it . The group later changed its name to Spartacus Youth League from 1974-1986.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Trotskyism -- United States
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