Communist History

 
 
100 years of the communist movement in India

100 years of the communist movement in India

  On 17 October 2020, the Indian communist movement looks back on a century of courageous resistance against tyranny, oppression, and exploitation. This was a century of sacrifices by hundreds...

“A forthright stand”: Communists in the struggle for Black lives

“A forthright stand”: Communists in the struggle for Black lives

The key to the CPUSA's struggle for Black lives has always been unity.

BY: Tony Pecinovsky| August 10, 2020
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Survival or liberation?

Survival or liberation?

Black people have been warding off attacks for 400 years.  They want and need an offensive strategy to build a great popular movement to end racist oppression.

BY: Henry Winston| February 18, 2020
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The party of a new type, 100 years later

The party of a new type, 100 years later

What does it mean to be a “Communist Party” in the 21st century? The Communist International (known as the Third International or Comintern) was founded in 1919, the same year...

BY: Maicol David Lynch| November 7, 2019
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Organizing an unstoppable force for our future in 2020

Organizing an unstoppable force for our future in 2020

Celebrating the 100th birthday of the Communist Party is letting us draw from the past, in order to steel ourselves and inspire ourselves for 2020 and all the giant fights...

BY: Joelle Fishman| October 7, 2019
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