Letters, Oct. 7, 1935

Red War Profits

Sirs:

I wish to take exception to a paragraph appearing on p. 20 of your issue of Sept. 16. Herein, under the heading '"The League" you allege that the U. S. S. R. is indirectly participating in the Italian rape of Ethiopia, by selling war materials to Mussolini. Flippantly Comrade Stalin is accused of accepting the bloody war profits of Capitalism.

The Internationalism of the Soviet Union since the days of Lenin gives me the right to call this statement a lie. ... A demand for proof of your statement would...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!