Philip S. Foner

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Dr. Philip S. Foner of New York

Herbert Aptheker Testimonial Dinner

On April 28, 1966 Philip Foner was a sponsor of the Herbert Aptheker Testimonial Dinner. The dinner was held on the occasion of Herbert Aptheker's 50th birthday, the publication of his 20th book, and the 2nd anniversary of the American Institute for Marxist Studies. It was held in the Sutton Ballroom, The New York Hilton, Avenue of the Americas, 53rd to 54th Street, New York City. Most speakers, organizers and sponsors were known members or supporters of the Communist Party USA.[1]

Socialist Scholars Steering Committee 1966

In 1966, the following served on the Steering Committee for the Socialist Scholars Conference 1966, held September 9-11 1966, at the Hotel Commodore, New York.[2]

Socialist Scholars Conference 1966

The Socialist Scholars Conference 1966, held September 9-11, at the Hotel Commodore, New York, included panels such as:[3]

Political Ideology of American Corporate Liberalism The Corporate Ideology of American Labor Leaders: From Gompers to Hillman

The Corporate-Liberal Ascendancy and the Socialist Acquiescence: An Inquiry into Strange Times

Commentators:

American-Korean Friendship and Information Center

On Feb. 27, 1971, Philip S. Foner, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, was listed as an initiating sponsor of the American-Korean Friendship and Information Center. The Center, a front for the Communist Party USA, was established to promote the withdrawal of US troops from South Korea and Vietnam.[4]

References

  1. Dinner Program for the Herbert Aptheke Dinner, April 28, 1966
  2. Second Annual Socialist Scholars Conference program.
  3. Second Annual Socialist Scholars Conference program.
  4. Full-page advert in unknown newspaper, Feb. 27, 1971