The following statement was released by John Bachtell, chair
of the Communist Party USA in the wake of the police
shooting of unarmed 17-year-old Michael Brown and the
subsequent police attacks on peaceful protesters and
Jarvis Tyner, Executive Vice-Chair of the Communist Party
USA, speaks about the history of African Americans in North
America, the interconnection between racism and captialism
in the U.S., the role of slavery in accumulating massive
wealth and more.
A Call for a New Movement for Civil Rights and Workers'
Right in 2014
El juicio de George Zimmerman por el asesinato de Trayvon
Martin concluyó con un veredicto de no culpable. Pero
Zimmerman está lejos de ser inocente y el caso nos recuerda
el carácter universal del racismo en los EE.UU.
The following statement was adopted at the CPUSA's Nov. 18
National Committee meeting.
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
NEW YORK - The Communist Party USA sees the 2012 elections
as literally a matter of life and death.
2012 is the 101st year since the birth of the former
National Chair of the Communist Party, Henry Winston. The
article below is taken from Winston's 1973 book, *Strategy
for a Black Agenda*. It is a critique of the strategy and
tactics necessary to advance the revolutionary process in
the face of right-wing extremism and white supremacy from
the time of slavery to the upsurge of the 1960s and early
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could
mean the death knell for racial and ethnic diversity on
college campuses. It could threaten gender-based affirmative
action as well.