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AcronymFull NameComments & Primary Location
YAWFYouth Against War and Fascism  
YBFThe Youth Black Faith  
YCLYoung Communist LeagueKomsomol-Soviet
YEPYouth Employment ProgrammeGrenada
YFCYouth for Christ  
YFRYouth for Reconstruction  
YOBUYouth Organization for Black UnityUSA
YSLYoung Socialist LeagueJamaica
YULIMOUnited Liberation Movement, YoulouSt. Vincent

Acronyms will become apparent when you read and study the history of the Grenada Revolution. An acronym is a word formed from the initial letters of the words of a compound term. Also included in these alphabetical lists are short-hand letters with varying meanings.

Not only did the People's Revolutionary Government (PRG) and their political party, The New Jewel Movement (NJM), have a proclivity for using acronyms or short-hand letters for what was meant, but they were in communication with Cuba and the Soviet Union. Cuba, the Soviet Union and the United States were no shirkers from using acronyms either.

Have fun with these. Use the Google on-site search engine to find their location(s), though many are not on this site, but in the literature. You can copy these singly as ownership is not involved. Copying the complete list and reproducing it in a publication is not allowed. Using the compilation on this page as a complete compilation or partial compilation for other than personal use is not acceptable.

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