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I'm a student at Sammamish High School in Bellevue, Washington. In my US history class I am doing a project...

There are a number of books and other resources you can check for which cover that period in our Party’s history. There is an “official” one written by our long...

May 30, 2016
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I am a student at Rhode Island College and I am writing a historiography on the CPUSA in the 1930's....

While I understand your desire, following from much of the academic work on our Party as well as popular misconceptions, the choices you offer are too limiting. Not possible to...

May 25, 2016
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I am a student at Lower Lake High School, I am currently working on a Presentation of your party, I...

We don’t have an “official” position on drugs. I personally favor the legalization of marijuana, or at least decriminalization. Legalization in Colorado and Washington State has thus far proved to...

BY: Marc Brodine| May 20, 2016
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What response do you usually have to arguments against communism such as "Communism does not work because humans are naturally...

I don’t have any specific articles to suggest on those subjects, but reference to the actual experiences of socialist countries offers some illumination on how things might work. It is...

May 15, 2016
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I am curious as to the stance of the Communist Party USA on gun ownership?

The Communist Party doesn’t have a “stance” or “official position” on gun ownership. We do support the Second Amendment rights to gun ownership, and we also support common sense restrictions...

BY: Marc Brodine| May 5, 2016
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