Day of Heroism is celebrated every year on June 19, in honor and memory of the resistance of revolutionary Peruvian prisoners who fought to their death against the genocidal plans of the Old Peruvian State. On June 19, 1986, Peruvian president Alan Garcia ordered the massacre of 300 prisoners in El Fronton, Callao, and Lurigancho, many of them militants of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP, … Continue reading International Commemorations of Day of Heroism 2021
Editor’s note: Tribune of the People is proud to share the Joint International Declaration: Celebrate the Day of Heroism Militantly! originally published on Communist International, Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Internet Review. Proletarians of all countries, unite! Celebrate the Day of Heroism Militantly! We, the Maoist Parties and Organisations, subscribing to this declaration on the 35th Anniversary of the Day of Heroism, established as the International Day of revolutionary Political … Continue reading Joint International Declaration: Celebrate the Day of Heroism Militantly!
By the Editorial Board Marked every June 19, the Day of Heroism celebrates the resistance of revolutionary prisoners in Peru who fought back against the genocidal plans of the Old Peruvian State to eradicate them in the Lurigancho, El Fronton, and Callao prisons. Their resistance and sacrifices are not only an inspiration to the people of Peru, but a heroic example to revolutionaries all across … Continue reading Day of Heroism—Glory to the Fallen Heroes, Long Live the Revolution!
Day of Heroism is celebrated worldwide by revolutionaries on June 19 to commemorate the fallen heroes of the Peruvian People and the Communist Party of Peru who fought to their death in the shining trenches of combat in Lurigancho, El Fronton, and Callao prisons on June 19, 1986. The following is a round-up of celebrations and actions for the holiday from across the US and … Continue reading Day Of Heroism Commemorated Across the US and Europe
By the Editorial Board In today’s edition (June 19, 2020) of Tribune of the People’s Week in Struggle, a photo of graffiti for the Day of Heroism, painted on a monument was posted without explanation. This prompted some of the Editorial Board to inquire further into the action. This revealed that the monument which was defaced was dedicated to US soldiers who died in WWII, … Continue reading Self-Criticism and Denunciation of Politically Illiterate Day of Heroism Action
“We have prepared the following Common International Declaration for the Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Parties and Organizations for the Day of Heroism in the current year, with the intention that they adhere to it. Due to the current difficulties in the ICM, which are obvious, we have taken the initiative to publicize the declaration hereby and await the prompt communication of the comrades from the different countries to … Continue reading Day of Heroism – Common International Declaration
By the Editorial Board June 19 marks the Day of Heroism for revolutionaries all over the world; a day where resistance to state repression and genocide are observed in the example of the prisoners of war in Peru, who bravely fought to the death against the state’s genocidal plan in several prison uprisings. The Peruvian state finalized its plans for the genocide of the prisoners … Continue reading Glory to the Day of Heroism!