Enver Hoxha’s first reaction to 20th Congress of the CPSU

February 26, 1956 MOSCOW, Sunday All night long I read the secret report of N. Khrushchev that he gave to us as he did the same with all other foreign delegations. The report rejects the figure and all the acts of the great Stalin. I understood the position of Khrushchev and his other companions againstContinue reading “Enver Hoxha’s first reaction to 20th Congress of the CPSU”

May Day: From the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) to the ICMLPO (Unity & Struggle)

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of the Soviet Union, on behalf of working people in Russia and the various republics of the former Soviet Union, received fraternal greetings and congratulations on the 1 May Labour Day. The proletariat of Russia celebrates the day in the fight against semi-fascist dictatorship Medvedev-Putin thatContinue reading “May Day: From the All-Union Communist Party (Bolsheviks) to the ICMLPO (Unity & Struggle)”

Excerpts from: Enver Hoxha – Report to the 7th Congress of the PLA

Introduction Dear Comrades! It has been exactly five years since the Party met for its sixth Congress and adopted the guidelines for the economic and social development of the country for this period. The major tasks it undertook then have been successfully fulfilled. Today our Party comes together for its seventh Congress, prepared and determinedContinue reading “Excerpts from: Enver Hoxha – Report to the 7th Congress of the PLA”

Cuban Revisionism Continues: Raul Castro seeks 10-year term limits

From BBC: Cuban President Raul Castro has said top political positions should be limited to two five-year terms, and promised “systematic rejuvenation” of the government. President Castro was speaking at the start of the first congress of Cuba’s ruling Communist Party in 14 years. He said the party leadership was in need of renewal andContinue reading “Cuban Revisionism Continues: Raul Castro seeks 10-year term limits”

The Warmongering Plans of the Chinese Leaders & the Visit of Hua Kuo-feng to Yugoslavia & Rumania

From Albania Today, this is a long but fascinating and revealing article about revisionist China’s support of reactionary regimes in light of the “Three Worlds Theory.” The Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party and Premier of the State Council of China, Hua Kuo feng has just ended his long trip which took himContinue reading “The Warmongering Plans of the Chinese Leaders & the Visit of Hua Kuo-feng to Yugoslavia & Rumania”

Cuban Revisionism

“I see this Movement as one of the many inspired by the bourgeoisie’s desire to free themselves from the economic chains of imperialism. I always thought of Fidel as an authentic leader of the leftist bourgeoisie, although his image is enhanced by personal qualities of extraordinary brilliance that set him above his class. It isContinue reading “Cuban Revisionism”

Maoism on Foreign Affairs vs. Pseudo-Marxist Geopolitical Pragmatism

This is an old book review by MIM (Maoist Internationalist Movement) of a work by Ludo Martens entitled, The Collapse of the Soviet Union: Causes and Lessons: For the Revolutionary Revival of the International Communist Movement. I am not a Third-Worldist or a Maoist, but this review has a principled theoretical stance regarding the International CommunistContinue reading “Maoism on Foreign Affairs vs. Pseudo-Marxist Geopolitical Pragmatism”

Michael Parenti on Chinese Capitalism

The following excerpt was written by Michael Parenti in the expanded edition of his article on Tibetan feudalism entitled, “Friendly Feudalism: the Tibet Myth.” In this work, the left-wing scholar exposes some of the realities of Chinese social-imperialism. Finally, let it be said that if Tibet’s future is to be positioned somewhere within China’s emergingContinue reading “Michael Parenti on Chinese Capitalism”

The Experience of Nepal Summed Up

“In this sense, the theory of the Communists may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.” –“The Communist Manifesto.” “We do not believe that private property should be abolished.” –Prachanda, Interview with BBC on 09/03/2008. Introduction Perhaps you’ve heard the various communist parties claim that there has been a revolution inContinue reading “The Experience of Nepal Summed Up”

Concerning certain distortions of Stalin’s work and L. Martens’ revisionist view of socialism

This article is not my work. It was originally printed in the journal of the ICMLPO (Unity & Struggle) in the May 2008 issue #16. It was published under the title “Concerning Certain Distortions of Stalin’s Work and L. Martens Revisionist View of Socialism.” You can find it here: http://anasintaxi-en.blogspot.com/search/label/Ludo%20Martens. It appears here with noContinue reading “Concerning certain distortions of Stalin’s work and L. Martens’ revisionist view of socialism”

Nikolai Bukharin on the Use of Individual Terror Against Stalin

From Revolutionary Democracy: Introduction The participation of Bukharin and his group in terrorist activity directed against Stalin has been asserted persistently in the Soviet literature. Aside from the official party and state documentation it has been mentioned by L.M. Kaganovich in his conversations with Feliks Chuyev. [1] What is remarkable about Jules Humbert-Droz’s last conversationContinue reading “Nikolai Bukharin on the Use of Individual Terror Against Stalin”

The Albanian People Will Stand By the Yugoslav Peoples

How did the Party of Labour of Albania under the leadership of Enver Hoxha look upon its role in the event of an imperialist attack upon Yugoslavia? The following excerpt from a ‘Zeri i Popullit’ Editorial of 1980 and which was broadcast by Radio Tirana on January 19th 1980 reminds us that in such anContinue reading “The Albanian People Will Stand By the Yugoslav Peoples”

Resolution in support of the PCMLE and the revolutionary forces in Ecuador

[Update Jan. 15, 2011: “The Marxist-Leninist Communist Party of Ecuador (PCMLE) was born in August, 1964 in rebellion against the revisionist leadership of the Communist Party of Ecuador (PCE) and its endorsement of the then Soviet-line of peaceful transition to socialism, the parliamentary road and peaceful coexistence with imperialism. Over the years the PCMLE, thoughContinue reading “Resolution in support of the PCMLE and the revolutionary forces in Ecuador”

Jack Shulman on William Z. Foster

Section 3) MEETING FOSTER AND WORKING AS HIS SECRETARY INTERVIEWER: So, you’re back in New York. What year are we up to? JS: Um. Maybe About ….About ’56 or ’57…………….. INTERVIEWER: And when you got back to New York, is that when you met William Z ??? JS: Um, yeah. Subsequently. ….. It wasn’t aContinue reading “Jack Shulman on William Z. Foster”

The CPUSA a Revolutionary Party?

From the FAQ on the official website of the CPUSA: Why does the Communist Party oppose Violence? Communists believe that social change can only be accomplished through the united action of mass movements which express the majority will of the people. Peaceful methods of change are not only the right thing to do, they areContinue reading “The CPUSA a Revolutionary Party?”