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

Colombia: Youth Mark ‘Independence Day’ with Militant Protests against US Imperialism

By David Martinez On Colombia’s traditional ‘Independence Day,’ July 20, revolutionary students and youth led large, combative demonstrations in Medellin and Bogota challenging the idea that the country has real independence while under the thumb of imperialism. In messages painted on walls, speeches, and chants, protesters denounced the country’s ruling class and their servitude to imperialist interests, principally to US imperialism. Among many militant actions, … Continue reading Colombia: Youth Mark ‘Independence Day’ with Militant Protests against US Imperialism

Colombia: Report by the Communist Party of Colombia (Red Fraction) on the Great Uprisings

By the Editorial Board This past week, an English translation of a report on the Great Uprisings in Colombia made by the Communist Party of Colombia (Red Fraction) was posted to the Marxist-Leninist-Maoist online newspaper, Communist International. The current massive wave of rebellion in Colombia is shaking the country to its core and this report is an important contribution from the Communists in Colombia who … Continue reading Colombia: Report by the Communist Party of Colombia (Red Fraction) on the Great Uprisings

Colombia: May 28 – Marking One Month of the Great National Strike (Video)

Editor’s Note: Tribune shares the following video published by the Colombian revolutionary newspaper – El Comunero Prensa, who have compiled footage from protests on May 28, which marked one month since the start of the massive uprisings taking place in the country. We have provided an unofficial English translation of the transcript of the video’s narration below. By El Comunero The past May 28 marked … Continue reading Colombia: May 28 – Marking One Month of the Great National Strike (Video)

Colombia: Mass Uprising Erupts in Response to Government’s Economic Crisis Measures

Photo credit: El Comunero Prensa By Jakob Stein Combative protests across Colombia have captured the attention of the world as the masses have risen furiously against the attempts of Old State to increase taxes in order to push onto the people the burden of the deepening crisis of bureaucratic capitalism, made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. The protests began on April 28 in response to … Continue reading Colombia: Mass Uprising Erupts in Response to Government’s Economic Crisis Measures

Week in Struggle: April 16-22

Turkey In Istanbul, two red banners were dropped in support of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) and the Liberation Army of the Workers and Peasants of Turkey (TIKKO). One banner read, “Long Live Our Party TKP/ML Red Army TIKKO,” in Kurdish and the other read, “Glory to its 49th Anniversary,” in Turkish. Brazil In Campina Grande, residents carried out action demanding vaccines and financial … Continue reading Week in Struggle: April 16-22

Colombia: On the Police Reform

Editor’s Note: The following is an unofficial translation of the article “Sobre la Reforma a la Policía” from the revolutionary Colombian news source El Comunero Prensa. The piece illuminates how the same arguments of opportunists are used worldwide to deter rebellion, and their positions are just as treacherous, and even more so in the context of the oppressed nations. For weeks there has been talk … Continue reading Colombia: On the Police Reform

Colombia: Combative Protests Continue to Rock Old State

By Felipe Vera On September 21, thousands of students and youth continued combative demonstrations in the streets of Colombia. Despite the ruling class’s attempts at repressing the growing popular protest movement, with tanks on the one hand and talks of police reform on the other, the youth have not relented in their explosive resistance. Following the combative actions from September 9 through 11 in response … Continue reading Colombia: Combative Protests Continue to Rock Old State

Colombia: Thousands Rebel After Police Murder Lawyer, Students Organize Combative Demonstrations

By Nélida Tello For over a week, thousands have rebelled against the reactionary police in various cities across Colombia after 46 year-old Javier Ordoñez, lawyer and father of two, was killed by police officers in the early hours of September 9 in Bogota. The arrest of Ordoñez was captured on camera and quickly gained national attention. During the arrest, Ordoñez was repeatedly tased and could … Continue reading Colombia: Thousands Rebel After Police Murder Lawyer, Students Organize Combative Demonstrations

Colombia: Revolutionary Youth Hold Solidarity Action for Austin’s Targeted Three

By David Martinez Revolutionary youth in Colombia joined the international call to Defend Austin’s Targeted Three, holding a solidarity action on June 30 in a public park in Medellín. After their agitation, they took the banners they had made and pasted them to a nearby wall. The beautiful display of internationalism spoke to the inspiring nature of the current rebellions in the United States against … Continue reading Colombia: Revolutionary Youth Hold Solidarity Action for Austin’s Targeted Three