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

Labour’s leadership election – #JezWeCan – Voting Corbyn without illusions? Nothing can make Labour a party of the working class.

Ballots for the Labour Party leadership election were sent out on 14 August by post and voting ends on 10 September. An estimated 120,000 people have paid £3 in order to become 'affiliated members', and vote in the election, substantially increasing the party's membership figures, which had been steadily eroding over the preceding years. Trade unions … Continue reading Labour’s leadership election – #JezWeCan – Voting Corbyn without illusions? Nothing can make Labour a party of the working class.

Anarchism or Socialism?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bfb8Dhog3Ts What are the beliefs of the Anarchists? How are they different from the socialists and communists? In particular: is capitalism the enemy, or is the state machine the enemy? What do the anarchists think workers should do if they are successful in getting rid of exploitative capitalism? What are the anarchists' criticisms of communism? … Continue reading Anarchism or Socialism?

J. V. Stalin’s Foundations of Leninism republished and on sale for May 1st!

Having republished J. V. Stalin’s classic pamphlet Foundations of Leninism the CPGB-ML has organised a print run of The History of the CPSU(b) - Short Course. These books are now on sale via the party ebay account. Candidate and full-members of the CPGB-ML and Red Youth are requested to order their copies through sales@cpgb-ml.org where … Continue reading J. V. Stalin’s Foundations of Leninism republished and on sale for May 1st!

Why I Joined Red Youth

Another contribution of one of our newer members, explaining why they joined. This time from a comrade from the South East. On the 26th of July, 2014, at the annual anti-imperialist barbecue, I joined the Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist-Leninist). I inhabit a conservative town in a reactionary corner of south-eastern England, and know … Continue reading Why I Joined Red Youth

Red Youth salute to the people of Ferguson

Once again, the outrageous murder of a young working-class black man, and the acquittal of his murderer in a bourgeois court, reveals the true brutal character of the "democratic" USA. Time and again, the United States has demonstrated its repressive and supremacist character - armed police murder wantonly and without justification, time and again the … Continue reading Red Youth salute to the people of Ferguson

Shenstone Factory Protest Shows People’s Power!

Support for the activists occupying the Israeli arms factory, UAV Engines in Shenstone, grew throughout the day yesterday. People continued to arrive from across the country, joining protesters who had stayed through the night, to express their outrage and grief at the continued support of  humanitarian crimes against the Palestinian people. Their message was clear: … Continue reading Shenstone Factory Protest Shows People’s Power!

Taking Action For Palestine

Earlier today activists from London Palestine Action bravely occupied UAV Engines in Shenstone, Staffordshire, owned by Elbit Systems (an Israeli company). UAV Engines produces parts for Israeli drones used in the massacre of Palestinian men, women, and children, as well as to destroy schools and hospitals in Gaza. A contingent from Red Youth are attending … Continue reading Taking Action For Palestine

Birmingham Communist Party host Marcel Cartier

The Communist Party in Birmingham hosted US musician and journalist Marcel Cartier today at a well attended meeting. Birmingham CPGB-ML and Red Youth were extremely happy to receive Marcel who only returned from a trip to Cuba this weekend. Addressing comrades and friends Marcel spoke about the very contrasting experiences he has had this year, … Continue reading Birmingham Communist Party host Marcel Cartier

Read about what life in the USSR was really like

Our comrade Irina Malenko has now made volume 1 of her book about life in the Soviet Union available online for download. Red Youth recommends all our comrades and readers to study the book and learn more about what life was really like in the USSR. Many of our comrades are working hard with other … Continue reading Read about what life in the USSR was really like