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THE TOILER FRIDAY, AUGUST 27, 1MH ing and distributing the forces of labour, for the protec tion of labonT, and for social insurance. Such, in broad outline, are the tasks of the new Trade Union International. Far from isolating itself from the Third International, it should follow in the path it has traced out, everywhere establishing the dictatorship of the proletariat on the solid basis of the relationships existing between the pro ducers of all countries. That the political problems of the industrial proletariat of the whole world are identical is proved by incontestable evidence; because of this fact we can today define the practical measures to be adopted in the new basis of class solidarity to reestablish the relation ships momentarily relaxed between the Trade Unions of aff countries. The fight for the establishment of the dictator ship of the proletariat is henceforward the sole mefcte force of the Trade Union movement, the establishment ff universal Communism its solo aim. One can prophesy witt out fear that the time is not far distant when the tw great currents of the proletarian movement will merge inta rat. in the Third International, when the Communist parties atf all countries in full agreement with the red Trade Uiiiaac will form one united front against capitalism. By doiag at they will be following the vague, but undeniably wise, lea of the First International. Hands off Soviet Russia! (Many progressive labor bodies have adopted resolutions havo to decide very soon whether they will snpport the In Russia. Put yonr union on record by making a copy of this Toller of the result.) The workers and peasants of Russia, after long years of suffering under the autocratic rule of czaristic government, which represented cap italists and land owners, overthrew that govern ment and established the rule of the workers through the Soviets. The Soviet Government has since November 1917 been striving to rebuild Russia to insure the happiness and well-being of the workers of that country. In spite of the blockade and the un ceasing war aganst it, Soviet Russia has succed ed in improving the conditions under which the workers and peasants live. It has achieved wond ers in raising Russia out of the disorganization and chaos into which it had been plunged by the world war and the government of the czar. Today in Russia the great masses of the workers control the government. The labor unions are represented in all phases of the work of pro duction and have a part in determining wages, hours, and all matters which directly concern the workers i the factories. No longer do a few cap italists and land owners control the mines, mills and factories, the land and all other means of production and distribution for their profit. The workers and peasants are conducting the work of society for the service of society, not for the pro fit of the few. Understanding that the success of the rule of the workers in Russia will inspire the working class of other capitalists countries follow their example, the capitalist governments of the world have leagued themselves against Soviet similar to the following. The American working clast tmi ternational Brigands in a war on the Workers' RepubKt at resolution and presenting it for adoption. -In form nt Russia, and are seeking to destroy it. They block ade Soviet Russia and starve innocent worne and children. The governments of France, Eng land and the United States have financed one czarist general after another and incited them to make war against the workers and peasants of Russia. When these generals and their armies were destroyed, England, France, and the Unite States turned to Poland and urged that country to war upon Soviet Russia. Now that Poland hai been beaten they threaten Soviet Russia witfc direct use of their power. Because the workers everywhere realize that Soviet Russia is fighting THEIR battle as wel as the battle-of the workers and peasants of Rus sia, they are rallying to its support. English and French worker have threatened a general strike and revolution if their governments attack Soviet Russia. Workers of Germany and Czecho-Slovaku are refusing to permit munitions for Poland to pass through their countries. English soldiers at Danzig mutinied when ordered to take the plaee of dock workers who went on strike rather that help the enemies of Soviet Russia. We, the members of give our hart endorsement to this demontratkai of international solidarity of the workers and cal upon all members of our organization and aB workingmen and women of this country, to re fuse to do any work that will help the enemies f Soviet Russia, but to stand solidly by tho work ers and peasants of that country in their ifawg gle for freedom.