I have received your letter dated 26 August . We are pleased to know that you have returned [to Japan] via the USSR and that the Kurodist degeneration appears so clearly that there is no longer any danger to the future of your organization.
I'm sending you a copy of my last letter, which probably got lost at your previous personal address.
There is for the moment nothing to say about French politics, which, during the entire month-long vacation of August, is practically suspended, as is all industrial life. In Algeria, the government repression against all Leftist opposition increases.
I think that we can soon send more documentation.Amicably,
 French text of a letter [originally] sent in "basic English."
(Published in Guy Debord, Correspondance, Volume 2, 1960-1964. Footnote by Alice Debord. Translated from the French by NOT BORED! April 2005.)