On December 4, 2013, the former President of South Africa,
Comrade Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, universally known in
South Africa by his clan or praise name, Madiba, passed away
peacefully at his home in Johannesburg. South Africa's
president has announced that Madiba will be buried in his
mother's village, Qunu, in the Xhosa heartland, as he
wished. President Obama and many other world leaders have
announced their intention to attend.
*TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN COMMUNIST PARTY, THE AFRICAN NATIONAL
CONGRESS, THE CONGRESS OF SOUTH AFRICAN TRADE UNIONS AND THE
PEOPLE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA**FROM: THE COMMUNIST
PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (CPUSA)*
A Call for a New Movement for Civil Rights and Workers'
Right in 2014
This is an excerpt of National Char Sam Webb's remarks to
the meeting of the party's National Committee, November
16-17, 2013. That meeting announced the Party's 30th
National Convention will be held in Chicago, June 13-15,
2014. The part of Webb's remarks pertaining to the
Convention Discusion will be published seperately in the
lead up to the Convention Discussion, starting Feb 1, 2014.
Contribution from the Communist Party USA to the
International Meeting of Communist and Workers' Parties,
Nov. 8-10, 2013, Lisbon, Portugal
*Reprinted from People's
The Communist Party USA is holding a series of sessions to
introduce new and prospective members to our policy,
history, day-to-day work and our structure and decision
making process. Audio recordings of each session will be
posted as they occur.
An open letter to the Communist Party of Chile, the
Communist Youth of Chile, and the working class and people