Actions to Commemorate Chairman Gonzalo Around the World (Updated)

Since the death of Chairman Gonzalo (Abimael Guzman Reynoso) on September 11, revolutionaries, people’s organizations, and progressives around the world have mobilized to carry out actions to commemorate him as a servant of the people and son of the international proletariat. Communist Parties and organizations have issued statements honoring his immense importance as the head of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP, Partido Comunista del … Continue reading Actions to Commemorate Chairman Gonzalo Around the World (Updated)

Proletarian Art: The Spirit of Chairman Gonzalo

By David Martinez Tribune received an art submission from illustrator Reed Everson, titled “The Spirit of Chairman Gonzalo” made to commemorate Chairman Gonzalo (Abimael Guzman Reynoso), head of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP, Partido Comunista del Perú) and the People’s War in Peru, who died four days ago on September 11. Everson writes: Revolutionaries, proletariat, and allies of the working class, let us carry … Continue reading Proletarian Art: The Spirit of Chairman Gonzalo

Brazilian People’s Organization Denounces Assassination of Chairman Gonzalo, Demands Dignified Burial

The Brazilian Center for Solidarity with the People (Cebraspo, Centro Brasileiro de Solidariedade aos Povos) released a statement on September 14 condemning the old Peruvian State’s assassination of Chairman Gonzalo (Dr. Abimael Guzmán Reynoso) through deliberate, criminal negligence towards his health and well-being. The organization is demanding that Chairman Gonzalo receive a proper burial after the old Peruvian State threatened to cremate his body. Chairman … Continue reading Brazilian People’s Organization Denounces Assassination of Chairman Gonzalo, Demands Dignified Burial

Honor and Glory to Chairman Gonzalo, Greatest Son of the International Proletariat

By the Editorial Board Chairman Gonzalo, also known as Dr. Abimael Guzman Reynoso, died on September 11 at the age of 86, following 29 years of a prolonged assassination by the old Peruvian State, backed by US imperialism. Chairman Gonzalo is the celebrated leader of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP, Partido Comunista del Peru) and the Peruvian Revolution. He is the greatest Communist of … Continue reading Honor and Glory to Chairman Gonzalo, Greatest Son of the International Proletariat

Peru People’s Movement: Chairman Gonzalo has Defeated the Reactionary Plan to Deal a Definitive Blow to the People’s War

Editors’ Note: The following is an unofficial translation of the article “El presidente Gonzalo ha derrotado el plan reaccionario de asestar un golpe definitivo a la guerra popular” by Peru People’s Movement. By Peru People’s Movement Proletarians of all countries, unite! “We have been very rightly taught by Chairman Mao Zedong that war has a quota, it is the basic principle of war that makes … Continue reading Peru People’s Movement: Chairman Gonzalo has Defeated the Reactionary Plan to Deal a Definitive Blow to the People’s War

Brazil: Death of Historic Communist Militant Waldir Tavares

Editors’ Note: The following is an unofficial translation of “Falece o histórico militante comunista Waldir Tavares,” by A Nova Democracia (AND). We have added brief footnotes on some of the figures mentioned in the article. By Victor C. Bellizia On September 4, 2021, the historic communist militant Waldir Tavares died. At 91, comrade Waldir was surprised by a stroke that limited his activity, which he … Continue reading Brazil: Death of Historic Communist Militant Waldir Tavares

International Revolutionary Organizations Issue Statements to Mark the Death of Chairman Gonzalo

By Jakob Stein In the early hours of September 11, Chairman Gonzalo (Dr. Abimael Guzmán Reynoso), leader of the People’s War in Peru and of the International Communist Movement, died imprisoned at the Callao Naval Base after 29 years of solitary confinement. As the world’s foremost political prisoner and the greatest contemporary Marxist-Leninist-Maoist, the International Communist Movement has begun honoring his legacy and contributions to … Continue reading International Revolutionary Organizations Issue Statements to Mark the Death of Chairman Gonzalo

Makers of Oxycontin Pay Token Fine, Capitalists Continue Pushing Drugs

By Ben Robinson On September 1, the Sackler family was ordered to pay a $4.5 billion fine and give up ownership of Purdue Pharma to avoid liability for the opioid epidemic. The dissolution was part of a larger settlement to end thousands of lawsuits against the pharmaceutical company, Purdue Pharma, which is estimated to have killed over 500,000 people by pushing the opioid drug, OxyContin. … Continue reading Makers of Oxycontin Pay Token Fine, Capitalists Continue Pushing Drugs

Northeast: Drowned in Basement Homes, Flash Floods, Deaths Add Up After Capitalist Disaster

By Vincent Cross After leaving immense destruction in its wake in Louisiana, Hurricane Ida swung northwards as a tropical storm, hitting states across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic on September 1 and 2. Heavy rains provoked flash flooding which, due to a lack of proper preparation by the capitalist state and the poor condition of houses and apartments in working-class communities, resulted in dozens of deaths. … Continue reading Northeast: Drowned in Basement Homes, Flash Floods, Deaths Add Up After Capitalist Disaster

Louisiana: After Ida, Failed by Capitalist State, Small Town Residents Rely on Each Other

By David Martinez In the week after Hurricane Ida, the people of the rural towns of southeastern Louisiana have been coming together to aid each other in recovery after another failed response by the capitalist state. In small towns like Houma and throughout coastal communities such as Chauvin, Pointe-aux-Chenes, and Montegut, residents who spoke with Tribune in the days following Ida said that they were … Continue reading Louisiana: After Ida, Failed by Capitalist State, Small Town Residents Rely on Each Other