What does Stalin mean today? Part Two

Comrades from Red Youth gave a presentation to the Stalin Society on Sunday, discussing what the vital lessons of the Russian revolution, Stalin's role in building socialism, and what it means to us today. The presentation from comrade Dan is reproduced below. Why bother discussing Stalin and the Soviet Union today? The case is closed, … Continue reading What does Stalin mean today? Part Two

Bedroom Tax protests across Britain

Demonstrations have taken place across Britain this weekend in opposition to the hated "Bedroom Tax". Blaming the poor for poverty When the Bedroom Tax comes into force on 1 April, 14 percent will be cut from housing benefit for households with one ‘spare’ bedroom and 25 percent from those with two or more. An estimated … Continue reading Bedroom Tax protests across Britain

School essay – a youths appraisal of Marxism in the 21st century

A Red Youth and cpgb-ml candidate from Stafford gave his teacher a shock with this appraisal of Marxism which the class was asked to complete as an assignment! Defending communism and the question of communism in the 21st Century It is a popular trend amongst British society to slander and regurgitate various statements and “arguments” … Continue reading School essay – a youths appraisal of Marxism in the 21st century

Trotskyism or Leninism?

Harpal Brar delivers a 45-minute presentation on the theory and practice of Trotsky and ‘Trotskyites’, followed by Q&A at the CPGB-ML’s Party Study School, November 2011. One of the myths perpetrated by the Trotskyites, with not inconsiderable help from the imperialist bourgeoisie, is that Leninism and Trotskyism are synonymous, that Trotsky was, after Lenin, the … Continue reading Trotskyism or Leninism?