Shameful spectacle from space

Of all the stars and objects in the heavens, planet earth is by far the most beautiful. Abundant with life and capable of providing enough for all her inhabitants, man and beast, our human civilisation should by now have broken the bonds of class society and be well on the way to unlocking the limitless potential … Continue reading Shameful spectacle from space

Join the protests and support the strikes on July 10

Around the country firemen and teachers will be joined by hundreds of thousands of other workers in a coordinated day of strike action. Red Youth urges comrades, friends and supporters to join the demonstrations and rallies (listed below) taking place in cities and towns on Thursday. The biggest programme of cuts and privatisation in welfare … Continue reading Join the protests and support the strikes on July 10

Spectator’s confused rant – Communism, Socialism, Capitalism, Fascism, Totalitarianism…

Our party had a proud contingent on this year's Mayday Rally in London - and will have another tomorrow in Manchester, for anyone who wishes to join us. The Spectator (a mainstream conservative mouthpiece of British imperialism) have kindly reproduced a beautiful picture of our banner (above) along with the confused headline "I’ve just seen Nazi … Continue reading Spectator’s confused rant – Communism, Socialism, Capitalism, Fascism, Totalitarianism…

The women’s movement in Britain

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RwFL31ZEmbo Ella Rule gives a short, amusing and informative talk, about the recent history of the 'women's movement' in Britain. Addressing a meeting to mark International Women's Day, held by the CPGB-ML and Red Youth in Birmingham, on 8 March 2014, she outlines why working class women have not been involved in the women's movement … Continue reading The women’s movement in Britain

How does Capitalist Crisis affect Socialist Countries?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_jUHJksW-9E Keith Bennett gives an interesting presentation on the impact of the world capitalist economic crisis of overproduction upon the economic and social life of socialist countries, at a CPGB-ML seminar held as economic meltdown hit in 2009. The classic case of a socialist country immune to crisis is provided, he says, by the Soviet … Continue reading How does Capitalist Crisis affect Socialist Countries?

Mao Zedong – 120 years after his birth, his teachings and example continue to serve the people!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJPNMmImFjw Mao, it turns out, brought into being 800 million, well fed, well clothed and well educated human beings: A fact that not only China, but all of us should celebrate. China's rise has been a great source of enlightenment that exercises a positive influence on human civilisation. Carlos Martinez, secretary of the "Hands off … Continue reading Mao Zedong – 120 years after his birth, his teachings and example continue to serve the people!

Red Youth speak at October Revolution Celebration

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FsF91gBQcs Dan and Angela of Red Youth speak at the celebration of the Great October Socialist Revolution, shortly before heading up the Red Youth / CPGB-ML delegation to the world festival of Youth and Students in Quito, Ecuador, in December 2013. Speaking to a packed meeting at Saklatvala hall, in Southall, West London, they describe … Continue reading Red Youth speak at October Revolution Celebration

120th Anniversary of Mao Zedong's birth: Meet and Celebrate this Saturday

Date / time: THIS SATURDAY, 21 December 2013, at 6.00pm Venue: WEST LONDON; Saklatava Hall, Dominion Road, Southall, UB2 5AA (Southall rail station) The meeting, putting to bed 2013 and looking forward to the great leap we will make together in 2014, is planned to celebrate the outstanding revolutionary life and contribution of Comrade Mao Zedong, … Continue reading 120th Anniversary of Mao Zedong's birth: Meet and Celebrate this Saturday

The State and Revolution – How can Socialism be built?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbyaL8eKIGU Harpal Brar, Chairman of the CPGB-ML, gives a presentation summarising Marx's teachings on the state. Key quotations and ideas are drawn from Marx and Engel's seminal work, "The Communist Manifesto", Engels' "Origin of the Family, private property and the state", Marx's "Critique of the Gotha Program", Engels' "Anti Duhring", Marx's "18th Brumaire of Louis … Continue reading The State and Revolution – How can Socialism be built?

Imperialism and the Environment

The only possible alternative to private profiteering at the expense of the planet is communism – you have to be Red to be Green! But if we are to steer ourselves away from the cataclysmic climate change that looms, it is vital that we identify our most immediate enemy: the first genuine obstacle in the … Continue reading Imperialism and the Environment