By the Editorial Board May 17 marks the day that the Communist Party of Peru (Partido Comunista del Perú, PCP) and revolutionaries around the world commemorate the Initiation of Armed Struggle, when the ongoing People’s War in Peru was launched 41 years ago in 1980. Known as ‘Inicio la Lucha Armada (ILA 80),’ the day is a milestone not just for the heroic people of … Continue reading Long Live the Initiation of Armed Struggle in Peru, 1980!
In commemoration of the 41st anniversary of the Initiation of Armed Struggle (ILA 80) in Peru, marked on May 17, this year revolutionaries and democratic movements across the world celebrated this milestone of the international proletariat with cultural events, propaganda actions, and other activities to study and promote the important lessons of ILA 80. For further understanding on the significance of ILA 80 and the … Continue reading Commemorations of ILA 80, Initiation of Armed Struggle in Peru
Editor’s Note: Tribune of the People is pleased to share the following article published on the Communist International in honor of Turkish revolutionary İbrahim KAYPAKKAYA. Comrade İbrahim KAYPAKKAYA, founder and theoretical guidance of our Party, the representative of the international proletariat in Turkey, on the 48th Anniversary of his murder continues to guide us. We keep our Comrade İbrahim KAYPAKKAYA alive in our struggle for the New … Continue reading Joint International Declaration: Kaypakkaya is a Rupture with the Bourgeois Line and the Birth in the Proletarian Line!
By Nélida Tello On April 4, the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), led by the Communist Party of India (Maoist) executed a counter-action against an Indian reactionary operation carried out by more than 1,000 officers. The counter-attack resulted in 22 reactionary officers killed. Between 1,500 and 2,000 reactionary police from the District Reserve Guard (DRG), the Cobra Forces, the Special Task Forces (STF), and the … Continue reading India: PLGA Combatants Ambush Reactionary State Forces, Kill 22
By Jakob Stein In the past week, the ‘Communist Party of Nepal’ led by Netra Bikram Chand, known by his nom de guerre Biplav, signed peace accords with the government’s ruling party, vowing to disarm and resolve any issues “peacefully” in exchange for the release of arrested cadres and leaders. Biplav’s betrayal mirrors that of his former chairman during the People’s War, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, … Continue reading Nepal: Biplav Group Comes Full-Circle to ‘Prachanda Path’
Tribune of the People is pleased to share the decisions of the 1st Congress of the TKP/ML, held in 2019, and recently translated into English. We encourage our readers to read the full document, available here: ON THE PATH OF THE 1st CONGRESS, GIRD ON PROLETARIAN REVOLUTIONISM, CHALLANGE LIQUIDATIONISM, RAISE THE GUERILLA WARFARE! TKP / ML was founded in 1972 by İbrahim Kaypakkaya and has … Continue reading Turkey: English Translation of the Decisions of TKP/ML’s 1st Congress
By the Editorial Board Tribune of the People raises the issue of solidarity with the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML). We issue denunciation, in the clearest possible way, of the right liquidationists who buried their arms and ammunition and abandoned the people’s war in Turkey, raised factionalism in the Party and call themselves “TKP-ML.” We encourage careful study and attention to these two documents: OUR … Continue reading Statement from Tribune of the People Editorial Board on the Situation in Turkey
Peru People’s Movement: We Denounce a New Edition of the Hoax Against Chairman Gonzalo, the Leader of the Party and the Revolution We are pleased to publish an unofficial and preliminary translation of an important document of the Peru People’s Movement (MPP), originally translated by Dem Volke Dienen. Proletarians of all countries, unite! The Peru People’s Movement (MPP), an organization generated by the Communist Party … Continue reading Two Articles from Latin America on the Movadef Arrests
Photo credit: ANDINA/Ministry of Interior of Peru By the Editorial Board On December 2, 74 members of the Movement for Amnesty and Fundamental Rights (Movadef) were arrested in Peru by the reactionary Old State. Over the next few days, more arrests would take place including some of the organization’s top leadership. First, it is necessary to condemn revisionism and mark it with fire. This is … Continue reading Comment on the Arrest of 77 Movadef Rats of the ROL
By Ed Dalton In a December 8 article, Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) press agent Marco Valbuena published a reluctant stance to continue the armed struggle until victory. Valbuena’s headline says it all: “Duterte Is Obsessed with Prolonging the Civil War.” Continuing a civil war is a military necessity for any belligerent who refuses surrender or power-sharing. A revolutionary civil war, such as that … Continue reading Opinion: Communist Party of the Philippines Shows Reluctance to Fight until Victory