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!
The following is an English translation of the statement and call to action from ‘Pour la Libération de Georges Abdallah,’ a coalition fighting for the release of Georges Abdallah, Lebanese political prisoner of the French state and fighter for Palestinian national liberation. We share this as supporters of Georges Abdallah, to educate our readers on activity taking place in his name in France. While we … Continue reading France: Call for an International Month of Action for the Release of Georges Abdallah
By David Martinez Last week in the Denver area, authorities arrested six activists who have been at the forefront of their local protests for Elijah McClain and the Black Lives Matter movement, charging the organizers with an array of serious felonies with baseless evidence, including the outrageous charge of ‘kidnapping’ for three of them. This week, solidarity with the arrestees was shown in cities from … Continue reading Solidarity Across US for the 6 Political Prisoners in Colorado
By Felipe Vera On Thursday August 13, a group of over 40 protesters toppled a George Washington statue in Downtown Los Angeles. Shortly after the protest concluded, six protesters were targeted by the police and arrested and currently face felony charges of vandalism. That evening, marchers congregated in front of the Los Angeles City Hall giving speeches on the history of colonialism in the US … Continue reading Los Angeles: Six Activists Arrested After Toppling of Racist Statue
During the week of July 16, numerous revolutionary organizations in cities and towns across Brazil demonstrated their international solidarity with Austin’s Targeted Three. Participating organizations included revolutionary newspaper A Nova Democracia (AND), as well as the Brazilian Center for Solidarity with the People (Cebraspo), Popular Women’s Movement (MFP), the Workers’ League (LO), the League of Poor Peasants (LCP), as well as several other Popular Solidarity … Continue reading Brazil: Solidarity Campaign for Austin’s Targeted Three
By Jakob Stein On July 12, the family of Varavara Rao, revolutionary poet, president of the Revolutionary Democratic Front, and political prisoner of the Indian state, released a letter detailing the serious deterioration of his mental and physical health as well as demanding the government take immediate action to provide the necessary medical care to save his life. Since the letter was published, Rao was … Continue reading India: Varavara Rao Tests Positive for COVID-19 as Health Deteriorates in Jail
By the Editorial Board The Joint Task force between the Austin Police Department and FBI has begun singling out, tracking, and arresting protesters believed to be associated with a protest against the corporation Target. So far three people have been arrested and charged with trumped-up felonies for “participation in a riot” and “burglary of a building.” The first felony arrest was carried out tactically against … Continue reading Defend Austin’s Targeted Three
“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!
By Kyle Rosse This month, the Brazilian Center for Solidarity with the Peoples (CEBRASPO) and the Brazilian Association of People’s Lawyers (ABRAPO) joined the international call requesting that the Peruvian state grant Chairman Gonzalo (Abimael Guzman Reynoso) leave on house arrest from his imprisonment at the Callao naval base, based on his vulnerability to COVID-19. Chairman Gonzalo, now 85, has been in his underground cell … Continue reading In Defense of the Health and Life of Chairman Gonzalo