The following statement was adopted at the CPUSA's Nov. 18
National Committee meeting.
This holiday season the struggle for basic human rights
takes center stage. The 99% are marching and lobbying and
standing up to secure the right to vote which is jeopardized
by new laws pushed through in many states.
*The following is a report to the National Committee of the
Communist Party USA, which met in New York City, Nov. 12-13,
*The following is a report to the National Board of the
Communist Party USA by Political Action Chair Joelle
We're living in very exciting and challenging times.
We greet the Occupy Wall St. movement as it spreads
throughout our country from large cities to small towns, led
by youth and joined by people of all ages and backgrounds,
giving voice to deep anger at extreme economic inequality.
*PLEASE NOTE corrected confrence call number:** 605-475-4850
The Great Recession of 2008 is looking more like the Great
Depression of the 1930s. The economic crisis of U.S. (and
world) capitalism is entering its fourth year.
Sam Webb, national chair of CPUSA, will open a national
teleconference on the fight for jobs, Sept. 27, starting at
8p.m. Eastern. Questions and a brief discussion will follow.
Call: 218 339 4300 code: 100111#
(Updated: 8.2.2011) After being subjected to a long, ugly
hostage-taking drama in the nation's capital, millions of
Americans woke up this morning relieved to hear that the
United States of America may actually avert a
politically-manufactured default disaster with a new White
House/Congress debt ceiling deal.