Communist Party of Washington State

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The Communist Party of Washington State is affiliated with the Communist Party USA.

Seattle: People's Daily World, 1989

An article in the CPUSA newspaper the People's Daily World of May 25, 1989, p. 5, entitled "Awards banquet hears PDW editor, cites activists", describe the event as follows:

"Friends and supporters of the People's Daily World gathered here last weekend for the highlight of their 1989 fund drive, the third annual "Northwest Newsmaker Awards" banquet. PDW editor Barry Cohen spoke on "Remaking the world: how people make history"."

People/organizations who either spoke or received awards included:

Welcoming Chris Hani

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On April 35, 1991 the Communist Party of Washington State organized a a People's Weekly World welcoming committee for a visit to Seattle by South African Communist Party leader Chris Hani.

1996 Irene, Oscar and Elmer Dedication

In People's Weekly World 1996 there was a dediation given to Irene, Oscar and Elmer: "Thank you for your decades of struggle for social and economic justice; for an end to racism; for a society that cares for its seniors and nurtures its young. Your hard work, perseverance and belief in a brighter future give us hope, direction and inspiration."[1] Signatories were:

1997 Salute to United Farm Workers of Washington

In the People's Weekly World Special May Day Supplement 1997, Section J - Washington State readers saluted the United Farm Workers of Washington and the Teamster apple workers.

Signatories were:

Supporting Patty Murray

In 1998, according to Communist Party of Washington State chairman B. J. Mangaoang, the "Party weighed in to...re-elect Democratic Senator Patty Murray and to unseat three ultra-right GOP house members."[2]

Supporting Thorun Robel 1998

The People's Weekly World of January 10, 1998, published a list of Washington State supporters, supportingThorun Robeland her family.[3]

Supporting Lonnie Nelson and Max Roffman 1998

The People's Weekly World of January 24, 1998, published a list of Washington State supporters, supporting Lonnie Nelsonand Max Roffman.[4]

"Congratulations to Washington state's 1197 Poeple's Weekly World Unsung Heroes of Labor"

"Labor Day Greetings 1999"

The People's Weekly World of September 4 1999, published a list of Washington State supporters, honoring Audrey West for Labor Day.[5]

2000 Happy 80th Birthday Will Parry

In the Special May Day Supplement, Section C, May 13,2000 of People's Weekly World a advertisement was devoted to thanking Will Parry and wishing him a Happy 80th Birthday.[6]

The signatories were:

2000 Virginia Warner Brodine

On November 18, 2000 People's Weekly World carried a dedication to Virginia Warner Brodine "for her many contributions to battles for environmental justice, peace, racial and gender equality, union rights and socialism."

"We the undersigned, celebrate her life, her work, her creativity and her committment"[7] The signatories were:

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