Martin Heidegger[ edit ] Martin Heidegger rejected the philosophical basis of the concepts of "subjectivity" and "objectivity" and asserted that similar grounding oppositions in logic ultimately refer to one another. Instead of resisting the admission of this paradox in the search for understanding, Heidegger requires that we embrace it through an active process of elucidation he called the " hermeneutic circle ".
It also nominated its own candidates for some positions, offering competition when neither of the two old party candidates passed muster. Although the organization was founded primarily as a vehicle to help assure Roosevelt's victory in New York in the campaign, in that election the victorious Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Herbert H.
Lehmanhad polled overvotes on the ALP line.
Under New York state law, this meant that the ALP was henceforth qualified to register voters and conduct primary elections, thus insuring the organization's continued existence as a political party in the state. Although its constitution specifically barred Communists from the organization, there was no enforcement for this provision and large numbers flocked to registration as ALP members from the Communist-led United Electrical WorkersTransport Workersand State, County, and Municipal Workers.
As LaGuardia was on excellent terms with the New York needle trades unions and was a leading spirit in the formation of the ALP, he was a natural choice for the organization's nomination.
Democrat Mahoney countered by red-baiting LaGuardia for his ALP connections, calling the new political organization an "active adjunct of the Communist Party. Dewey as its nominee for New York District Attorney. Dewey anticipated a probable loss in his race, owing to a wide advantage for the Democratic Party in voter registrations, a number approaching a ratio of 5-to Of LaGuardia's nearly 1.
Roosevelt for President of the United States. InAmerican Laborite Joseph V. Lehman both to recognize the ALP's previous and to maintain the party's future support. He had been the target of the New York Wilson Pakula Act in aimed at restricting candidates from one party running in another party's primary election electoral fusion.
Leo Isacson was elected in early to fill a vacancy in a Bronx district. Inthe party endorsed Progressive Party candidate Vincent Hallinan for President, but he attracted little support.
Corliss Lamont made an unsuccessful run under the party's banner for the U. Senate, also in In the election, the ALP failed to garner 50, votes for any of its candidates and it lost its place on the New York ballot.
In the party was terminated by its New York state committee.
Back from Detroit, I was immediately confronted with a problem which involved millions of dollars of property controlled by subsidiaries of the Socialist Party.
In New York alone there were such institutions as the Jewish Daily Forwardthe leading Jewish newspaper in the world with a circulation running into hundreds of thousands and with reserve funds amounting to millions. There was The New Leadera weekly newspaper published in English; there was the Rand School of Social Sciencewhich, together with Camp Tamimenthad enormous property value, not to speak of their importance as propaganda and educational instruments.
Control of the Forward alone also meant probable control of fraternal and labor organizations such as the Workmen's Circlewith its millions of dollars in property and tens of thousands of members throughout the United States After Detroit it was obvious that the militant Socialists controlled the Socialist Party.CALL FOR PAPERS.
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