spectre is haunting Europe -- the spectre of Communism. All the
Powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise
this spectre: Pope and Czar, Metternich and Guizot, French Radicals
and German police-spies.
is the party in opposition that has not been decried as Communistic
by its opponents in power? Where the Opposition that has not hurled
back the branding reproach of Communism, against the more advanced
opposition parties, as well as against its reactionary adversaries?
things result from this fact.
Communism is already acknowledged by all European Powers to be
itself a Power.
It is high time that Communists should openly, in the face of
the whole world, publish their views, their aims, their tendencies,
and meet this nursery tale of the Spectre of Communism with a
Manifesto of the party itself.
this end, Communists of various nationalities have assembled in
London, and sketched the following Manifesto, to be published
in the English, French, German, Italian, Flemish and Danish languages.
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