January 6 in the USA, Symbol of the Crisis of Democracy

The following is an article from Communist International, Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Internet Review, on the reactionary riot at the US Capitol. Minor technical edits have been included to increase readability for an English-speaking audience. Proletarians of all countries, unite! This article is the result of applying our Marxist-Leninist-Maoist position and conception, with Chairman Gonzalo’s universal contributions to the world proletarian revolution, to the events unfolding in the … Continue reading January 6 in the USA, Symbol of the Crisis of Democracy

The Events of January 6 in the Bowels of Yankee Imperialism

The following is an unofficial translation of the article “Os acontecimentos de 6 de janeiro nas entranhas do imperialismo ianque” from the Brazilian revolutionary news source A Nova Democracia By Jailson de Souza The events of January 6 in the US Capitol are symptoms of the chronic illness that the imperialist system suffers in its general crisis of decomposition, all the more so at this … Continue reading The Events of January 6 in the Bowels of Yankee Imperialism

On the Revisionist Response to the January 6 Riots and the Weeks to Come

By the Editorial Board Look how revisionism quickly jumps to the heels of its imperialist masters, and yips like the little dog it is! Just like the majority of the imperialist ruling class, revisionism has pronounced the word “coup,” and to this they have added the word “fascist.” The particular focus of the revisionists is centered on the question of fascism, and this is a … Continue reading On the Revisionist Response to the January 6 Riots and the Weeks to Come

Opinion: US Congress Conducts Second Impeachment Pageant

Photo Credit: C-SPAN, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds up the articles of impeachment By David Martinez On January 13, the House of Representatives voted to impeach Donald Trump for the second time, making him the first US president to be impeached twice. The House has charged Trump with ‘inciting an insurrection,’ a charge which now goes to the Senate for trial. The Senate will not … Continue reading Opinion: US Congress Conducts Second Impeachment Pageant

Trump’s Reactionary Loyalists Riot and Breach US Capitol Building

Photo: Trump Supporters at the US Capitol amid smoke (Source: Reuters) By the Editorial Board On the afternoon that the US Congress was scheduled to certify the election of Joe Biden to the presidency, a mob of thousands of Trump supporters descended on the US capitol in Washington DC and were allowed to breach the building by law enforcement, paralyzing the certification process and putting … Continue reading Trump’s Reactionary Loyalists Riot and Breach US Capitol Building

Opinion: The Petty Bourgeois Spectacle of ‘Antifa’

Photo: Screenshot from video by Independent Media PDX By David Martinez At the end of 2016, on the eve of Trump’s ascendancy into the White House—the modern antifascist movement in the US was also on the rise. Every week, as emboldened reactionaries and fascists took to the streets to herald Trump’s victory, thousands mobilized to confront them in response and at times shut down these … Continue reading Opinion: The Petty Bourgeois Spectacle of ‘Antifa’

US Plots Attacks on Iran before Trump Leaves Office

Photo cover credit Abir Sultan, EPA By Mike Talavera Despite opposition from senior advisers, Donald Trump is pushing his administration to produce options for attacking Iran in the final weeks of his time in office. The immediate goal is to disrupt the country’s nuclear program, but any aggression would factor into US imperialism’s long-term strategy as the sole hegemonic superpower to undermine the influence of … Continue reading US Plots Attacks on Iran before Trump Leaves Office

Trump to Order Expedited US Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan

Cover photo of Taliban fighters by Wali Sabawoon By Mike Talavera According to a draft order making the rounds at the Pentagon this week, US President Donald Trump has set in motion plans to accelerate the reduction of US ground forces in Afghanistan. The move has provoked outrage from Trump’s critics, but his opponents are downplaying the fact that Trump’s hand is being forced by … Continue reading Trump to Order Expedited US Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan

A Nova Democracia: The Dollars and Boots Behind Political Power

Cover photo: “Surrounded by the military, Donald Trump signs the law that increases spending on the military-industrial complex – White House / Stephanie Chasez” The following is an unofficial translation of the article “USA: Os dólares e coturnos por trás do Poder político” from the revolutionary Brazilian newspaper A Nova Democracia By Giovanna Schaidhauer In November 2020, the Yankee electoral farce was repeated, a moment … Continue reading A Nova Democracia: The Dollars and Boots Behind Political Power