Foreign News: Revolution Repeated

Just about the world's crudest propaganda sheet is the monthly Bezbozhnik ("The Godless"), of Russia's League of the Militant Godless. While a pretense of religious freedom is maintained in Russia, the League carries on anti-religious activity probably abetted by the Secret Police and Bezbozhnik serves as a pep sheet for Atheists. Last week it printed an account of what has been happening to priests and their flocks in the Soviet-occupied part of Poland.

"When the priests saw the power of the Polish landowners coming to an end," declared Bezbozknik, "they banded together with the landowners and gendarmes and took weapons into their...

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