Communist Party reformer
In 1991 Hal Schwartz, Minnesota, was one of several hundred Communist Party USA members to sign the a paper "An initiative to Unite and Renew the Party" - most signatories left the Party after the December 1991 conference to found Committees of Correspondence.
Minnesota CoC editorial collective
- Erwin Marquit memoirs p 551
- Addendum to Initiative document
- [http://www.nathannewman.org/EDIN/.left/CoC/.conference/.election.html, Committees of Correspondence Conference, July 19,1992 Final Corrections to the Balloting Committee Report by Steve Willett]
- The need for a new Marxist organization by the Minnesota Committee of Correspondence