Confessions of a fake Marxist

As leader of the Marxist-Leninist Party of the Netherlands, Pieter Boevé was fêted by the world’s communist dictators for 40 years. What they didn’t know was that he was an undercover agent. Finally unmasked, he tells all to Stephen Castle There was one catch: the leader of the Marxist-Leninist Party of the Netherlands wasn’t reallyContinue reading “Confessions of a fake Marxist”

Dutch math teacher admits fake communist party scam that fooled Mao Zedong

The Guardian December 4, 2004 Jon Henley A 76-year-old retired Dutch math teacher described yesterday how for more than 25 years he was feted by communist leaders around the world as the inspired head of a radical Marxist-Leninist party that never, in fact, existed. As Chris Petersen, head of the supposedly 600-member Marxist-Leninist party ofContinue reading “Dutch math teacher admits fake communist party scam that fooled Mao Zedong”

Comrade ‘Chris Petersen’ Was Big in China and Albania; ‘Project Mongol’ Tell-All

The Wall Street Journal December 3, 2004 In From the Cold: He Was a Communist for Dutch Intelligence By ANDREW HIGGINS Staff Reporter of The Wall Street Journal December 3, 2004; Page A1 ZANDVOORT, Netherlands – As secretary-general of the Marxist-Leninist Party of the Netherlands, Chris Petersen traveled the globe during the Cold War, wowingContinue reading “Comrade ‘Chris Petersen’ Was Big in China and Albania; ‘Project Mongol’ Tell-All”

U.S. Citizens Used by F.B.I. Abroad

The New York Times February 16, 1975 Bureau Confirms Practice—Authorities Say It Does Not Violate the Law By JOHN M. CREWDSON Special to The New York Times WASHINGTON, Feb. 15—The Federal Bureau of Investigation periodically dispatches American citizens on intelligence-gathering missions outside the United States, according to a 42-Year-old Florida man who says he andContinue reading “U.S. Citizens Used by F.B.I. Abroad”

Speech Delivered by Comrade Joe Burton on the Occasion of the First Anniversary of the Red Star Cadre (Marxist-Leninist)

EROL Note: Joe Burton was an FBI informant who created the Red Star Cadre (Marxist-Leninist) as part of a government effort to infiltrate and disrupt the anti-revisionist movement. North America News Service: Daily Release has received for publication the following News Release of the Red Star Cadre (Marxist-Leninist), Tampa, Florida, May 27, 1973. The NewsContinue reading “Speech Delivered by Comrade Joe Burton on the Occasion of the First Anniversary of the Red Star Cadre (Marxist-Leninist)”

Maria Antonietta Macciocchi on Stalin and Mao

“There is a radical difference between Stalin and Mao… When Communists make mistakes, the Chinese Communist Party attempts to save them, based on the directive that ’95 percent of the cadres are healthy’ This is the exact opposite of the Stalinist work of destruction…Many Chinese cadres whose positions were very different from Mao remained inContinue reading “Maria Antonietta Macciocchi on Stalin and Mao”

Enver Hoxha on Class Struggle Under Socialism

“[The Party of Labor of Albania] has waged and is waging the class struggle in the correct Marxist-Leninist way, inside and outside the Party, and this is the motive force during the whole period of the transition from capitalism to socialism.” — Enver Hoxha, 1968 Selected Works Vol. IV p. 427,  “The Working Class in theContinue reading “Enver Hoxha on Class Struggle Under Socialism”

Maoist’s mansion upsets the people

NEPAL’S top Maoist politician, who led a 10-year insurgency which left 16,000 people dead, has been accused of selling out and moving into a lavish mansion. Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who goes by the nom-de-guerre Prachanda (The Fierce One), is a former Communist guerrilla who rose from humble village beginnings to lead a “people’s war” againstContinue reading “Maoist’s mansion upsets the people”

Prachanda moves into lavish house; media slams ‘red feudalism’

Prachanda, Nepal’s most powerful politician who had waged a decade-long war against monarchy, is under fire for moving into a multi-crore mansion in the heart of Kathmandu, with the local media calling it an example of “red feudalism”. The 1,500-sq metre property costing Rs 19.60 million (USD 2.31 million) is located half a kilometre fromContinue reading “Prachanda moves into lavish house; media slams ‘red feudalism’”

MLKP: Seminar against revisionism in Paris

Our party discusses international relations concrete, not in an abstract way. It considers these relations as comradely solidarity relations. Our party continuously arranges international meetings and thinks that these meetings play an important role to forward class struggle and international relations. The seminar, “Construction of socialism in Albania and Enver Hoxha in the struggle againstContinue reading “MLKP: Seminar against revisionism in Paris”

“New Albania: A Small Nation, A Great Contribution!” Part IV: International Relations and the Foreign Policy of the People’s Socialist Republic of Albania

Albania is the only socialist country in the world today, and as such its foreign policy is different from the foreign policy of any other country. It follows an open, independent policy, guided by the principles of Marxism-Leninism and proletarian internationalism. This means that Albania constantly guards and maintains its independence and defends the interestsContinue reading ““New Albania: A Small Nation, A Great Contribution!” Part IV: International Relations and the Foreign Policy of the People’s Socialist Republic of Albania”

How Can Your Enemies Be Your Friends? RCP Vacillates on Theory of the “Three Worlds”

Marxist-Leninist Organizing Committee Unite!, Vol. 4, No. 2, February 15, 1978. Who are the friends and enemies of proletarian revolution and national liberation? The answer to this question has historically provided a line of demarcation between Marxist-Leninists and opportunists of all shades. Today, proponents of the theory of the “three worlds” blur the strategic allianceContinue reading “How Can Your Enemies Be Your Friends? RCP Vacillates on Theory of the “Three Worlds””

On Lavrenty Beria: One Criticism on Marten’s “Another View of Stalin.”

From Red Comrades: This (ON BERIA) is related to Ludo Martens’ book “Another View of Stalin.” It is a critique of his assessment of Beria. The rest of the Martens’ book relies on facts. However oddly, in stark contrast to the rest of the book, the analysis of Lavrenty Beria does NOT show facts atContinue reading “On Lavrenty Beria: One Criticism on Marten’s “Another View of Stalin.””

Enver Hoxha: The Theory and Practice of Revolution

I. In his brilliant works about imperialism V. I. Lenin arrived at the conclusion that imperialism is a perishing and dying capitalism, the last stadium of capitalism and the eve of the social revolution of the proletariat. In the analysis of the specific characteristics of imperialism he wrote: “… all this makes the state ofContinue reading “Enver Hoxha: The Theory and Practice of Revolution”

English abstract of Enver Hoxha’s “The Theory and Practice of Revolution”

A lengthy editorial was published on July 7, 1977, in “Zëri i Popullit” (The Voice of the People), the official organ of the ruling Albanian Party of Labour. Entitled The Theory and Practice of Revolution, it was written by Enver Hoxha in third person but not signed. Significant passages in the article read as follows:Continue reading “English abstract of Enver Hoxha’s “The Theory and Practice of Revolution””