Week in Struggle: September 10-16

Around the world, numerous statements have been published and actions have been carried out in commemoration of Chairman Gonzalo, who gave his life in defense of the People’s War in Peru and the World Proletarian Revolution on September 11. Read our full, ongoing coverage in the article linked below. Read: Actions to Commemorate Chairman Gonzalo around the World (Updated) Brazil Graffiti in defiance of Brazil’s Independence … Continue reading Week in Struggle: September 10-16

Week in Struggle: September 3-9

India On September 2, alleged members of the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA) killed a police informant in Odish. The police informant had been encouraging young people in the area to also become police informers. Posters were left behind warning others to not cooperate with the old Indian state. On the same day, an improvised explosive device injured a Central Reserve Police Force member, the … Continue reading Week in Struggle: September 3-9

Week in Struggle: August 27-September 2

Brazil Graffiti signed by revolutionary youth organization Red Unity – Revolutionary Youth League (Unidade Vermelha – Liga da Juventude Revolucionária) in support of the League of Poor Peasants (LCP, Liga dos Camponeses Pobres) was documented in Porto Alegre. The LCP lead the poor peasantry in their struggle for land as part of the agrarian revolution. The graffiti reads “Death to the latifundio [large landlords]! Long … Continue reading Week in Struggle: August 27-September 2

Week in Struggle: August 20-26

India The Communist Party of India (Maoist) [CPI (Maoist)] erected a monument as part of their annual Martyr’s Week, which is commemorated from July 28 through August 3. Martyr’s Week honors fallen militants and began after police murdered one of the founders of the party, Charu Majumdar, on July 28, 1972. More than 2,000 people gathered at this monument, celebrating the struggle to free the … Continue reading Week in Struggle: August 20-26

Week in Struggle: August 13-19

Brazil Revolutionary organizations across Brazil marked 26 years of peasant resistance in Corumbiara, Rondônia on August 9 with large events. Peasants in Corumbiara have waged struggle for years against the large landlords, who have mercilessly stolen land and terrorized the peasants though assassinations and military attacks. The militancy of the Battle of Santa Elina in 1995, in which 600 peasant families heroically fought back against … Continue reading Week in Struggle: August 13-19

Week in Struggle: August 6–August 12

Turkey Activists with the revolutionary Turkish organization Partizan in Dersim held their annual Munzur Festival for culture and nature. In Turkey, usable land is destroyed by large mining companies and the projects of large landowners, causing peasants to starve and increasing the risk of forest fires. At the festival, attendees visited graves of martyrs, discussed current land problems, and recited revolutionary songs. Brazil A statement … Continue reading Week in Struggle: August 6–August 12

Week in Struggle: July 30- August 5

India The Communist Party of India (Maoist) has designated the week of July 28 through August 3 as Martyrs’ Week. The week is meant to honor the Party’s martyrs and to support the struggle against the old Indian State. Banners and posters calling on the people to honor fallen comrades were put up in various states throughout India. In response to Martyrs’ Week, reactionary state … Continue reading Week in Struggle: July 30- August 5

Week in Struggle: July 23-29

India Three actions against enemies of the Indian people were carried out by suspected members of the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), led by the Communist Party of India (Maoist). There are no reports of fatalities or injuries of PLGA forces regarding the three actions. On July 25, a battle ensued between reactionary security forces of the old Indian state and suspected PLGA members. Reporting … Continue reading Week in Struggle: July 23-29

Week in Struggle: July 16-22

India On July 10, members of the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), led by the Communist Party of India (Maoist), targeted and wounded two police commandos; no losses were reported on the PLGA’s side. On July 12, a police informant was detained and shot by PGLA members. Brazil Dozens of banners were seen along highways and other heavy traffic areas in support of the League … Continue reading Week in Struggle: July 16-22

Week in Struggle: July 9-15

Brazil On July 8, the Sanitation Committee for Popular Defense in Ouro Preto (Comitê Sanitário de Defesa Popular de Ouro Preto) led a protest against the monopoly utility company Saneouro which has taken over the water system which was privatized by president Jair Bolsonaro’s government. Approximately 300 protesters marched in the streets against Saneouro, which has raised the cost of water. Banners read “Out with … Continue reading Week in Struggle: July 9-15