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

Special Forces Sergeant Charged in Illinois Mass Shooting

Cover photo credit Scott P. Yates By Brian Martel On December 26, US Army Special Forces Sergeant Duke Webb shot six people in Rockford Illinois, killing three. The training Webb had received as a Green Beret for serving US imperialism abroad was unleashed at a local bowling alley in the early evening. Webb first shot a group of teenagers, hitting a 16-year-old girl in the … Continue reading Special Forces Sergeant Charged in Illinois Mass Shooting

Austin: New Joint Law Enforcement Operation Targets Working Class

Photo credit CBS Austin By Oliver Powell and Mike Talavera On December 18, US attorney Gregg Sofer announced that federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies would join forces to implement Operation Undaunted, a program aimed at reducing the rate of violent crime in Austin, purportedly in response to the city council voting to ‘defund’ the police this summer after protests following the May Uprisings. … Continue reading Austin: New Joint Law Enforcement Operation Targets Working Class

COVID-19 Relief Added to Budget of US Imperialism

Photo credit: Ken Cedeno By Brian Martel On Monday, Congress passed a 5,593 page omnibus spending bill which allocates a total of $2.3 trillion. This year, $900 billion in coronavirus aid has been added on top of the US imperialism’s ever-increasing federal spending. The bill includes $6.2 billion in “foreign military financing,” $3.3 billion of which is allocated for Israel, which is on top of … Continue reading COVID-19 Relief Added to Budget of US Imperialism

Imperialist Countries Hoard Coronavirus Vaccine Preorders as Global Poverty Rises

Long Island critical care nurse Sandra Lindsay was one of the first to receive a coronavirus vaccine in a non-trial capacity this month, Photo credit: Spectrum New. By Mike Talavera Most coronavirus vaccines will be going to the imperialist countries, which have placed enough preorders with companies like Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson to immunize their populations multiple times over, according to a Duke … Continue reading Imperialist Countries Hoard Coronavirus Vaccine Preorders as Global Poverty Rises

Opinion: No Justice for Dozens of Deaths at Fort Hood as 14 Leaders Relieved of Duty

Cover photo by Andrew Harnik for AP Photo By Mike Talavera Six months since Vanessa Guillén was murdered at Fort Hood, US Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy announced this week that 14 of the base’s top-ranking officers would be fired or suspended per the findings of an investigation into 25 deaths that had occurred on base this year. The job loss which millions of people across … Continue reading Opinion: No Justice for Dozens of Deaths at Fort Hood as 14 Leaders Relieved of Duty

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