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Tito

Marshal. original name Josip Broz. 1892--1980, Yugoslav statesman, who led the communist guerrilla resistance to German occupation during World War II; prime minister of Yugoslavia (1945--53) and president (1953--80)
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After being briefed by White House officials, Lippmann could therefore write that Washington's objective was "to create a balance of forces which favors and supports a negotiated settlement in Southeast Asia." Michael Forrestal, chief deputy to National Security adviser McGeorge Bundy, felt that with time regimes that were "at the very least" Titoist in nature would emerge on the periphery of China.
However, the Titoists had achieved one primary object.
The Soviet Union is backing the Titoists who are independently minded people.'
Most Italians who left post-war socialist Yugoslavia perceived the Italians who remained as communists or Titoists, as people who betrayed Italian interests (R16).
Also included are Richard Wurmbrand, a Jew convened to Christianity who pastored a church in Bucharest, arrested for continuing to spread the gospel; Bela Szasz, a victim of the Hungarian purge against Titoists in 1948; Robert Lob, a young Chinese Communist who escaped the country after a valiant attempt to manage a factory under the new regime; Harold William Rigney, a Catholic priest arrested as an American spy in China in 1951 and systematically tortured; John Martino, an American political prisoner in Cuba; Dean Van Toai, a Saigon government official rounded up and sent to a North Vietnamese prison for 11 years under the guise of reeducation; and Nien Cheng, a casualty of the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
The villagers of Ra}ka must carve out their identities within the postwar reality of ration cards, profiteers, and the remnants of competing ideologies and their political incarnations-i.e., fascists, communists, Stalinists, Titoists, chetniks, partisans, and kulaks.
Titoists also tried to "bribe" us to voluntarily resign from our positions.
(26) The epithet of anti-communist in its negative sense was thus applied to rival or dissenting communists such as Trotskyists, Titoists, Maoists and Eurocommunists.
Instead of asking whether Yugoslavia was really possible again after the genocide and if so, what kind of Yugoslavia, Titoists prevented any serious discussion on the genocide against the Serbs (and the Jews and Gypsies, too).
(23) In the obligatory turnaround towards Tito, when the hero become traitor, one detail would have been farcical were it not so tragic: the difficulty of finding any Titoists in the Belgian party.
With the stalinist transformation of the SED in 1948/49, the atmosphere at the Party University changed; with the hunt for 'Trotskyites' and 'Titoists', it became almost insufferable.