The Comintern on Colonial Countries & National Liberation

In the colonial countries with an oppressed native peasant population the national liberation movement is composed either of the entire population, as for example in Turkey, in which case the struggle of the oppressed peasantry against the landlords inevitably begins after the victory of the liberation struggle; or the feudal landlords are allied with theContinue reading “The Comintern on Colonial Countries & National Liberation”

Communist Ghadar Party of India: Women must organise and wage united struggle to affirm their rights as women, as workers and as human beings!

Call of the Central Committee of Communist Ghadar Party of India, 1 March, 2012 International Women’s Day, on 8 March, 2012, comes at a time when more and more women are coming out on the streets, in our country and all over the world. They are protesting against their conditions and demanding their rights asContinue reading “Communist Ghadar Party of India: Women must organise and wage united struggle to affirm their rights as women, as workers and as human beings!”

J.V. Stalin on the Peoples of the East

“What has happened has been that the socialist revolution has not diminished but rather increased the number of languages; for, by stirring up the lowest sections of humanity and pushing them on to the political arena, it awakens to new life a number of hitherto unknown or little-known nationalities. Who could have imagined that theContinue reading “J.V. Stalin on the Peoples of the East”

Lenin on the Revolutionary Potential of the Colonies & Neo-Colonies

“I should also like to emphasize here the importance of the movement in the colonies. In this respect we witness in all the old parties of the Second and Two-and-a-Half Internationals the survivals of old sentimental conceptions–there is much sympathy for the oppressed peoples of the colonies and semi-colonies. The movement in the colonies isContinue reading “Lenin on the Revolutionary Potential of the Colonies & Neo-Colonies”

Lenin on Colonialism

“For example, if tomorrow Morocco were to declare war on France, India on England, Persia or China on Russia, and so forth, those would be ‘just,’ ‘defensive’ wars, irrespective of who attacked first, and every socialist would sympathize with the victory of the oppressed, dependent, unequal states against the oppressing, slave-owning, predatory ‘great’ powers.”  —Continue reading “Lenin on Colonialism”

Marx & Engels on Colonialism in India

“The profound hypocrisy and inherent barbarism of bourgeois civilization lies unveiled before our eyes, turning from its home, where it assumes respectable forms, to the colonies, where it goes naked” The Future Results of the British Rule in India New-York Daily Tribune, August 8, 1853 “However infamous the conduct of the sepoys [the native IndianContinue reading “Marx & Engels on Colonialism in India”

Stop Killer Coke!

Death squads have assassinated eight trade union leaders in Coca-Cola bottling plants in Colombia. The Stop Killer Coke campaign holds the beverage giant responsible. MADELEINE BARAN This article is from the November/December 2003 issue of Dollars & Sense magazine. On the morning of December 5, 1996, two members of a paramilitary gang drove a motorcycleContinue reading “Stop Killer Coke!”

Grand Celebration of 31st Birth Anniversary of Communist Ghadar Party

The 31st birth anniversary of the Communist Ghadar Party of India was celebrated in grand and colourful style in Delhi on 25th December 2011. The entire program was managed from beginning to end by the youthful comrades of the Party. The auditorium was overflowing. Many had to stand or sit in the aisles. The vastContinue reading “Grand Celebration of 31st Birth Anniversary of Communist Ghadar Party”

Forty years of African Liberation Day! Time to build the Party to complete the struggle

Published Dec 2, 2011 When the first African Liberation Day (ALD) demonstration was held in 1972, the U.S. front of the African liberation movement was reeling from deathblows being delivered by the U.S. government in a counteroffensive that had littered the international landscape with the bodies of murdered black freedom fighters around the world. Hundreds,Continue reading “Forty years of African Liberation Day! Time to build the Party to complete the struggle”

Communist Ghadar Party of India: Condemn the murder of Gaddafi and the re-colonisation of Libya!

Statement of the Central Committee of Communist Ghadar Party of India, 6th November, 2011 The Communist Ghadar Party of India condemns the cold blooded murder of the Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi by the US-led NATO forces, as part of their unjust and criminal aggression and re-colonisation of that country. The right to judge, rewardContinue reading “Communist Ghadar Party of India: Condemn the murder of Gaddafi and the re-colonisation of Libya!”

Communist Ghadar Party of India: Working Class View of Twenty Years of the Liberalisation and Privatisation Program

The monopoly corporate houses of our country called it a historic day, the 24th of July, 1991. It was the day when Manmohan Singh, then Finance Minister in the Narasimha Rao government, unveiled in his budget speech the program of globalisation of Indian capital through liberalisation and privatisation. The monopoly capitalists have been propagating throughContinue reading “Communist Ghadar Party of India: Working Class View of Twenty Years of the Liberalisation and Privatisation Program”

Meeting to Commemorate 94th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution Held in New Delhi

The Workers’ Unity Trade Union (WUTU) organised a meeting to commemorate the 94th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution on 6th November, 2011 at the Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi. The meeting was well attended by a large number of participants including representatives from Janpaksh, New Trade Union Initiative (NTUI), Marxist Communist Party ofContinue reading “Meeting to Commemorate 94th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution Held in New Delhi”

Communist Ghadar Party of India: On the tenth anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan by US imperialism

Anti-Imperialist forces resolve to throw imperialists out of Asia Anti-imperialist forces organized a public meeting in New Delhi on October 9, 2011. The meeting was initiated by the Lok Raj Sangathan(LRS) and the Jamaat e Islami Hind(JIH). Below we give a report on this event from a correspondent of Mazdoor Ekta Lehar. It was organisedContinue reading “Communist Ghadar Party of India: On the tenth anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan by US imperialism”

Communist Ghadar Party of India: Petrol price hike is an attack on the living standards of millions of working families!

Withdraw customs and excise duties on oil and all its products, to bring down the retail price! Statement of the CC of the Communist Ghadar Party of India, 23 September, 2011 The Communist Ghadar Party of India condemns the latest increase in petrol prices announced by the oil marketing companies. This is the eighth hikeContinue reading “Communist Ghadar Party of India: Petrol price hike is an attack on the living standards of millions of working families!”

Book Review: “Social Democracy: the Enemy Within” by Harpal Brar

BOOK REVIEW ‘SOCIAL DEMOCRACY, THE ENEMY WITHIN’ Harpal Brar 1995; ISBN 1-874613-04-4 INTRODUCTION This book is a valuable contribution to the critique of social democracy and its counter-revolutionary role. The first half of the text is concerned with an examination of the origins of the Labour Party (the main party of social democracy in thisContinue reading “Book Review: “Social Democracy: the Enemy Within” by Harpal Brar”