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)*
The presidential debates are over. While the differences of
the two major candidates on most issues are stark, where do
the candidates stand on the issues faced by African
After the killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gadaffi,
some in the corporate controlled media are extolling the
overall operation as the right way for the United States to
project force overseas in the future.
The following is a 90th birthday greeting sent to the South
African Communist Party from the Communist Party USA.
Join the Communist Party in celebration of Black History
Month for a national teleconference on "The Struggle for
African American Equality in the 21st Century," on
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 23* at 8 p.m. Eastern.
On CBS "60 Minutes" show and in a detailed essay in The New
York Review of Books, retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice
John Paul Stevens came out swinging against the death
Frank Lumpkin, steel workers, labor activist and communist
passed away in Chicago March 1 at the age of 93. Below is a
short video from Chicago T.V. station WTTW rememebring his
life and the struggle to save the jobs of workers at
Below are a series of recent articles and resources on
African American History by the Communist Party and its
publications, the People's Weekly World newspaper and
Political Affairs magazine.
*Black History Month Special*