Week in Struggle: September 11-17

Turkey The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) titled “HONOR AND GLORY TO COMRADE NUBAR’S COMMITMENT AND THE PASSION OF COMRADE ROSA! COMMUNIST LEADER COMRADE NUBAR IS IMMORTAL!” memorializing the two guerrillas who were killed by the fascist Turkish state on September 9. Read our full coverage here. Brazil Poor peasants of the Manoel Ribeiro Camp, occupying the land of the former … Continue reading Week in Struggle: September 11-17

Fascist Militias Begin Hunt for Fictional Antifa Arsonists

By Brian Martel In the wake of the massive fires which have engulfed the west coast, reactionaries in Oregon have begun forming armed patrols in search of looters and ‘antifa’ arsonists. The rumors of ‘antifa’ being behind the wildfires first began online, and were then popularized by reactionary, Trump-supporting ‘QAnon’ conspiracy theorists. These rumors began circulating only days after Portland celebrated their 100th consecutive night … Continue reading Fascist Militias Begin Hunt for Fictional Antifa Arsonists

Turkey: Two Maoists Killed by Fascist State

By Ed Dalton Erol Volkan İldem, also known as Comrade Nubar, a Central Committee member of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML), and Fadime Çakıl, known as Comrade Rosa, a guerrilla fighter with the Workers and Peasants Army (TİKKO), fell to the fascist state on September 6 in Dersim, Turkey, part of occupied Kurdistan. The operation, which claimed the lives of the two comrades, lasted … Continue reading Turkey: Two Maoists Killed by Fascist State

Canada: Trudeau Unveils Aid for Black Entrepreneurs

By Peter Cherry Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that $221 million in public and private funding will be allocated to a ‘Black Entrepreneurship Program’ aimed at redressing centuries of racism in Canada. This program will not benefit the vast majority of working class Black people in Canada, but instead only serves middle class owners. Canada has a long history of racial segregation. After slavery was … Continue reading Canada: Trudeau Unveils Aid for Black Entrepreneurs

Fires Cause Unparalleled Damage Across the West Coast

By Brian Martel Devastating wildfires have torn through areas of the west coast over the past week, causing multiple deaths and in some cases, burning entire towns. The fire’s impact can be seen across the western US as ash rains down from red, smoke filled skies. For some time, these wildfires have been getting worse every year. Many people have been put at greater risk … Continue reading Fires Cause Unparalleled Damage Across the West Coast

Chairman Gonzalo: On Chairman Mao’s Thesis “Three Worlds Delineated”

Tribune of the People is proud to share this unofficial translation of an important document that was just recently posted and shared by the Peru People’s Movement (MPP). This document was an intervention delivered by Chairman Gonzalo during the Communist Party of Peru’s (PCP) First Congress in 1988, which took place eight years into the People’s War that continues to this day. The First Congress … Continue reading Chairman Gonzalo: On Chairman Mao’s Thesis “Three Worlds Delineated”

Rochester: The People Rebel In Response to Released Video of Police Murder

By Peter Cherry Rochester’s Police Chief La’Ron Singletary, along with his entire command staff, resigned on Tuesday in the wake of six straight nights of demonstrations following the release of video depicting the police murder of Daniel Prude, which happened earlier this year. On Friday night, 2,000 protesters took to the streets in a combative demonstration, burning several trash cans and bus stops before the … Continue reading Rochester: The People Rebel In Response to Released Video of Police Murder

Eviction Moratoriums and What They Mean for the Housing Struggle

By David Martinez Since the start of the New Depression, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, many landlords in the US have stopped collecting rent and evicting people from their homes. This would be unthinkable in times of ‘normal’ capitalist society, which threatens the people with homelessness at the first sign of unpaid rent. Now, with the passing of a federal ban on evictions that affects … Continue reading Eviction Moratoriums and What They Mean for the Housing Struggle

Week in Struggle: September 4-11

India A press release from the Communist Party of India (Maoist) denounced the fascist Modi government for its deceitful propaganda claiming that former General Secretary of the CPI (Maoist), Ganapathy, was planning to surrender in an act of betrayal of the People’s War. The note also mentions the government’s failure to handle numerous issues including the current global economic crisis and national conflicts like the … Continue reading Week in Struggle: September 4-11

Repression and Resistance: Week in Protest September 4-10

“Repression and Resistance” is a column from Tribune of the People that highlights rebellions and repression happening in protests across the US each week. If you want us to cover a protest happening in your city, please send us a pitch. Rochester, NY Rochester’s Police Chief La’Ron Singletary, along with his entire command staff, resigned this week following six straight nights of demonstrations after disturbing … Continue reading Repression and Resistance: Week in Protest September 4-10