Monthly Archives: March 2015

Graduate Students at New York University Have Reached a Settlement – The Real News

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The Comintern’s workers’ government debate (1): Introduction

John Riddell By John Riddell. Efforts by working people to gain governmental power in our new century, as most recently in Greece, have drawn attention to the Communist International’s historic discussion on this issue at its Fourth World Congress in … Continue reading

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Korean War Propaganda Targeting Black Soldiers

“What do you think this means to you? Don’t you see that this war against colored people of Korea is the same kind of dirty business as discrimination against you – that it’s based on the idea that colored people … Continue reading

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The Fundamentals of Bolshevism (1918)

“We are, essentially, a party of revolutionary action, not merely of revolutionary education prepared for many years to come” — this was the reply usually given by the Bolsheviki to the Mensheviki, who were demanding more “democratic” organization. “Our foe, … Continue reading

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A victory for NYU grad employees

Originally was a report published as a Socialist Worker article on March 16, 2015: TIRELESS ORGANIZING–and an overwhelming vote to authorize a strike–paid off for Graduate Student Organizing Committee (GSOC-UAW Local 2110) members when they won a tentative agreement at New York … Continue reading

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Early American Marxism

American Marxist documents from 1876 – 1946. Definitely incredible documents for any Marxist, Leninist, revolutionary, or genuine leftist of the U.S. to analyze with moving forward creating a genuine revolutionary workers party. These are documents, among the historical legacy we … Continue reading

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Victor Serge on Stalinism

“It’s permissible to use the word treason when a man does, against his brothers, his party, and his people, the opposite of what he promises. The Bolshevism of 1917-1927 wanted a socialist regime founded on the democracy of labor and … Continue reading

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A Short History of Trotskyism in Japan

Originally posted on Throw Out Your Books:
“Trotskyist” is a word rarely heard in Japanese leftist circles these days and not so long ago it was commonly used as an insult. This was especially the case with the Japanese Communist…

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By Robert C February 17, 2015 — Against the Current, posted at Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal — Activists and candidates from around the United states will come together on May 2-3, 2015, in Chicago to share their experiences … Continue reading

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NYPD cocks shotgun to intimidate #blacklivesmatter protestors

NYPD officer intimidates ‪#‎blacklivesmatter‬ protesters while wielding a shotgun around and taunting them. “About eight minutes into the 11-minute protest, another Port Authority officer showed up toting a shotgun. Another video clearly shows him, at the 3:20 mark, loading and … Continue reading

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