Carlo Tresca

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Person.png Carlo Tresca   SpartacusRdf-icon.png
(editor)
BornMarch 9, 1879
Sulmona, Italy
Died1943-01-11 (Age 63)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Cause of death
gunshot
NationalityItalian
ChildrenPeter D. Martin
Victim ofassassination

Carlo Tresca was a communist editor assassinated in New York.

Beliefs

Tresca broke with the party and became an intense opponent of the Stalinists and was allied with anarchists.

Assassination

Tresca was gunned down in New York City in January 1943. His widow and friends said he had been slain because of his refusal to enter into a United Front with the Communists.[citation needed]



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