common front

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Noun1.common front - a movement in which several individuals or groups with different interests join together; "the unions presented a common front at the bargaining table"
social movement, movement, front - a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals; "he was a charter member of the movement"; "politicians have to respect a mass movement"; "he led the national liberation front"
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Although revisionists--with some prominent exceptions--have averted their eyes from the party's hyper-sectarian Third Period in favor of its subsequent, considerably less shrill Popular Frontism, their general sympathy for party members and the reforms they pursued has made them reluctant to interrogate the party's ideological foundations, inhibiting their ability to explain the party's strategic choices.
21) But the minimalist industrial policy focused on popular welfare that London advocated was as different from Ordzhonikidze's as the Comintern policy London advocated was from "popular frontism.
In fact, American party leader Gil Green went to Moscow to argue the merits of such premature "Popular Frontism.