Week in Struggle: January 14-20

India On January 8, suspected members of the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), carrying out the People’s War under the leadership of the Communist Party of India (Maoist) [CPI (Maoist)], destroyed mining vehicles in the Gumla district of Jharkhand. The mining vehicles were owned by the Aditya Birla Group, a mining company that operates at the people’s expense in service to imperialism. Posters were left … Continue reading Week in Struggle: January 14-20

A Nova Democracia: Signs of a Deepening World Crisis

Editors’ Note: The following is an unofficial translation of the editorial “Sinais de aprofundamento da crise mundial” by the Brazilian democratic newspaper, A Nova Democracia. By the Editorial Board of A Nova Democracia The world economy has not emerged from the cyclical crisis, within the general crisis of imperialism, which it plunged into in the second quarter of 2019, and another bubble is already building … Continue reading A Nova Democracia: Signs of a Deepening World Crisis

Video: International Day of Action Against Prahaar-3, India’s Military Operation Against the People’s War

The Marxist-Leninist-Maoist online journal Communist International has published a video of international solidarity actions carried out against Prahaar-3, fascist prime minister Narendra Modi’s military campaign against Maoist revolutionaries in India. In November, the International Committee for the Support of People’s War in India, with endorsement from the Communist Party of India (Maoist) [CPI (Maoist)], called for an international day of action on November 24 against Operation … Continue reading Video: International Day of Action Against Prahaar-3, India’s Military Operation Against the People’s War

Mexico: Revolutionaries Commemorate Chairman Mao’s 128th Birthday and Anniversary of CP-Sol Rojo

By Nélida Tello On December 26, activists and revolutionaries from various parts of southern Mexico commemorated Chairman Mao Zedong’s 128th birthday and celebrated the fifth anniversary of Current of the People-Red Sun’s (CP-Sol Rojo, Corriente del Pueblo Sol Rojo) public existence as well as its 14 years of political work in rural communities.  At the event, organizers spoke of their struggles against imperialist aggression, the … Continue reading Mexico: Revolutionaries Commemorate Chairman Mao’s 128th Birthday and Anniversary of CP-Sol Rojo

Week in Struggle: January 7-13

Brazil Last week, in Pará, graffiti, posters, and a banner were documented in support of the Communist Party of India (Maoist) [CPI (Maoist)] and against the counterrevolutionary military operation Prahaar-3. In India, fascist president Narendra Modi initiated Prahaar-3 to try to end the People’s War waged by the CPI (Maoist). All carried the slogans “Down with Operation Prahaar-3! Long live the People’s War in India! Long … Continue reading Week in Struggle: January 7-13

Kazakhstan: Popular Uprising Targets Police, State Institutions as Russian Imperialism Intervenes

Photo credit: Telegram/KazTAG By Jakob Stein Over the past week, protests against Kazakhstan’s elimination of the cap on gasoline prices have erupted into a full-scale uprising against the oppression and miserable economic conditions imposed on the people by the Kazakh State and Russian imperialism. On January 1, the Kazakh government lifted the cap on the price of liquefied petroleum gas, used to fuel vehicles around … Continue reading Kazakhstan: Popular Uprising Targets Police, State Institutions as Russian Imperialism Intervenes

Brazil: Political Prisoner at Risk of Death, Peasants Mobilize in Defense

Cover photo: Luzivaldo de Souza Araujo in the cap, in an audience at the Agrarian Ombudsman in Brasilia, October 2017 By Nélida Tello The National Commission of the League of Poor Peasants (LCP, Liga dos Camponeses Pobres), which organizes the poor peasants in the countryside in their struggle for land, published a statement on December 28 on the status of Luzivaldo de Souza Araujo, a … Continue reading Brazil: Political Prisoner at Risk of Death, Peasants Mobilize in Defense

Bolivia: Revolutionaries Honor Chairman Gonzalo and Raise the Red Flag of Maoism

By Jakob Stein In December, numerous posters commemorating Chairman Gonzalo as well as red flags with hammer and sickles were documented in the popular neighborhoods of several cities around Bolivia. The photographs were published by the Communist International journal on Thursday, and are notable because they mark one of the first publicized actions for Chairman Gonzalo by revolutionaries in Bolivia in recent memory. The recent … Continue reading Bolivia: Revolutionaries Honor Chairman Gonzalo and Raise the Red Flag of Maoism

A Domesticated ‘Leftist’: Latin American Revolutionaries on Gabriel Boric, Chile’s New President

By David Martinez After two rounds of elections with a large number of abstentions, the phony socialist Gabriel Boric was elected the new president of Chile on December 19. In the second round, a mere 55.5% of eligible voters took part, giving Boric a win against the fascist Jose Antonio Kast. Boric presents himself as a ‘progressive’ who can transform the old Chilean State, but … Continue reading A Domesticated ‘Leftist’: Latin American Revolutionaries on Gabriel Boric, Chile’s New President

Week in Struggle: December 24-30

Brazil Last week, more graffiti and posters were seen in MinasGerais, a state in southeastern Brazil, supporting the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA) and the Communist Party of India (Maoist)’s fight against the counterrevolutionary Operation Prahaar-3. The slogan reads, “Down with Operation Prahaar-3! Long live the CPI (Maoist)! Long live the People’s War in India!” Last week in Parana, Brazil, graffiti calling for the freedom of political prisoner Luzivaldo … Continue reading Week in Struggle: December 24-30