• Creator
  • U.S. Senate. Office of Senate Curator. ?-9999
  • Created Date
  • 1939-08-26
  • Publisher
  • Washington Evening Star
  • Description
  • Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin stunned the world by announcing a new Soviet-German pact. These two mortal enemies would cooperate, but more cynically they agreed to split Poland among themselves. Hitler's allies, Italy, Spain and Japan, as well as the American Communist Party headed by Earl Browder and the so-called "American Pinks" who promoted closer ties between America and Russia, were suddenly adrift. They were undermined by the Soviet-Ge... more
    Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin stunned the world by announcing a new Soviet-German pact. These two mortal enemies would cooperate, but more cynically they agreed to split Poland among themselves. Hitler's allies, Italy, Spain and Japan, as well as the American Communist Party headed by Earl Browder and the so-called "American Pinks" who promoted closer ties between America and Russia, were suddenly adrift. They were undermined by the Soviet-German Pact. Cartoonist Clifford Berryman has Hitler and Stalin happily using a "Soviet-German Pact" saw to remove the limb holding their friends and allies. less
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  • Unrestricted