The following is the official English translation of the statement “PARTİMİZ TKP/ML VE DERSİM BÖLGE KOMUTANLIĞI ÜYESİ DENİZ (CUMHUR SİNAN OKTULMUŞ) YOLDAŞ ÖLÜMSÜZLEŞTİ!” from the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) with minor edits for readability. To Our Working People From Turkish, Kurdish and Various Nationalities; In the storms, we are as combative as Deniz (Turkish for “sea”)! We … Continue reading TKP/ML Central Committee – Politburo: Member of Our Party and Dersim Regional Command, Comrade Deniz (Cumhur Sinan Oktulmuş), Has Been Immortalized!
By Jakob Stein The death of Comrade Joselo, a founder and leader of the Communist Party of Ecuador – Red Sun (PCE-SR), carries an enormous weight, not only for Maoists in the International Communist Movement, but for the working class and poor peasantry of Ecuador and the oppressed peoples of the world. Comrade Joselo spent his life in service to the people as a fighter … Continue reading Comrade Joselo, Present in the Struggle!
The COMMUNIST PARTY OF ECUADOR-SOL ROJO, with deep regret, announces the death of Comrade Joselo, founder and outstanding combatant of the PCE-SR. Guerrilla, combatant, organizer of the masses. He was known in the slums of the capital for forging detachments of the proletariat; founder of the Committee of Poor Peasants of the North of the country; member of the most advanced military operations detachment of … Continue reading Ecuador: Comrade Joselo, in the Heart and Struggle of the Class and the Oppressed People of the World!
By Ed Dalton I have never voted and I never will, admitting this up front is important. Tribune of the People has promoted and supported the nationwide election boycott taken up by revolutionaries and activists in the US. While my conscience and my politics do not allow me to vote, and I am of course in full support of the editorial line of Tribune, I … Continue reading Opinion: Thoughts on Voting
Communist International, a new international website, has launched, which should be of interest to all readers of Tribune of the People. Communist International is a Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Internet Review and archives past joint declarations from Communist Parties and organizations and also features new texts like “The US elections and the role of Avakian,” which is particularly relevant to our followers in the US. Tribune encourages all … Continue reading Announcement of Communist International, Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Internet Review
The following are English translations of two statements from the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) Liberation Army of the Workers and Peasants of Turkey (TİKKO) Dersim Regional Command and the TKP/ML Abroad Committee, respectively, on the deaths of the Comrades Nubar, Özgür, Rosa and Asmin. TKP/ML TIKKO DERSIM REGIONAL COMMAND: Their trenches will not be empty, their weapons will not be silent, we will win … Continue reading Two Statements from TKP/ML on the Comrades Martyred in Dersim
By Ed Dalton Tjen Folket Media of Norway has released a detailed summary of the important interview conducted with Comrade Laura of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP). With respect to their work producing this summary, we have produced the following unofficial translation of the full interview originally only available in Spanish. Tribune of the People issues our special thanks to the comrades of Tjen … Continue reading Translation: Conversations with Comrade Laura in the Bases of the Vizcatan Mountains
The following is an official translation from the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist of their statement, “TKP/ML BATI BÖLGE KOMİTESİNDEN ÇAĞRI VE AÇIKLAMA: KAVGA BİR BAYRAK DEVRİDİR; NUBAR’DAN ÖZGÜR’E, ROSA’DAN ASMİN’E! BİTMEDİ, SÜRÜYOR, SÜRECEK SAVAŞ!” The Fight is a Transference of Flag; From Nubar to Özgür, from Rosa to Asmin! It is Not Over, The War Continues and Will Continue! Our Working People from Turkish, Kurdish … Continue reading Turkey: Call and Statement from TKP/ML Western Regional Committee
By Ed Dalton In the first week of October, the fascist Turkish state carried out drone bombings in the guerrilla zone of Dersim-Ovacık Büyükköy, which claimed the lives of two Maoist fighters in the People’s War: Dersim Regional Commander Özgür (Ali Kemal Yılmaz) of the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML) and Advanced Militant of the Liberation Army of the Workers and Peasants of Turkey (TİKKO), Asmin (Gökçe Kurban). The aerial assault which … Continue reading Turkey: Honor and Glory to Comrades Özgür and Asmin
The following is an English translation of the Joint International Declaration, “Learn from Chairman Gonzalo,” on the occasion of the 28th Anniversary of his infamous “Speech from the Cage,” also known as the “Transcendental Speech” and the “Speech of the Century,” originally posted to the revolutionary German news portal, Dem Volke Dienen. Proletarians of all countries, unite! Learn from Chairman Gonzalo! Chairman Gonzalo’s speech shines … Continue reading Joint International Declaration: Learn from Chairman Gonzalo!