Stalin and the USSR – myth and reality

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6GO_GxdtZQ "We have faced almost a century of all-out ideological war from the bourgeois camp and their petty-bourgeois agents. they are determined to neuter the revolutionary potential of the working-class, to erase the achievements of the people struggling and working for the benefit of the majority, and to obfuscate the path to socialism." May Day … Continue reading Stalin and the USSR – myth and reality

Ol’ Man River: Robeson’s Legacy

Comrades last week joined a packed audience at Marx Memorial Library to celebrate the life, work, and message of Paul Robeson 40 years after his death. A panel consisting of Glenroy Watson, Hakim Adi, George Galloway, Paul Reid, and Tayo Aluko paid tribute to Robeson's lifelong struggle against racism, imperialism, and injustice. The panel spoke … Continue reading Ol’ Man River: Robeson’s Legacy

North Korean Ambassador Sings Russian Song on 98th Anniversary of the October Revolution!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdcLDhOQSos Comrade Yongho Thae, from the Embassy of the DPRK (North Korea), speaks about the significance of the Great Socialist October Revolution, at the CPGB-ML's meeting to celebrate its 98th Anniversary, held on Noveber 7th 2015 in Saklatvala Hall, Southall. Comrade Thae talks about the significance of the October Revolution to all people who suffered … Continue reading North Korean Ambassador Sings Russian Song on 98th Anniversary of the October Revolution!

CPGB-ML Pay tribute at the Soviet War Memorial, on the 70th Anniversary of the Victory over Fascism!

CPGB-ML and Red Youth comrades,  as well as members of the Stalin Society, laid wreaths at the Soviet War memorial in South London today, to mark Victory Day. Following the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, in August 1941, after enduring great privation and destruction at the hands of the invaders, the Soviet people checked … Continue reading CPGB-ML Pay tribute at the Soviet War Memorial, on the 70th Anniversary of the Victory over Fascism!

Celebrate Soviet Victory over Fascism!

Today - 9 May 2015 - marks the 70th Anniversary of the victory of the Soviet Union over Nazi German Fascism; when the red flag was raised over the Reichstag by the victorious Red Army, while Adolf Hitler committed suicide in his bunker in Berlin. These are achievements of Socialism that we can and should … Continue reading Celebrate Soviet Victory over Fascism!

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?

Valentina Tereshkova – socialism sends women to the cosmos!

Red Youth salutes the revolutionary women of the world! Our young cadre will be publishing short pieces all this week to celebrate our revolutionary heroines in the run up to International Women's Day. Today comrade Geoff, from Salford, discusses Valentina Tereshkova. Come and celebrate International Women's Day this Sunday in Birmingham with the CPGB-ML and … Continue reading Valentina Tereshkova – socialism sends women to the cosmos!

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?

Through Hell for Hitler – NAZIs v NATO

Henry Friedrich Carl Metelmann, was born on 25 December 1922, the son of a socialist railway worker in Hamburg, Germany. As a lively and active boy, he joined the scouts, and later his group was merged with the Hitler youth. With Hitler's rise he was seduced by the fascist movement, and the experiences and privileges … Continue reading Through Hell for Hitler – NAZIs v NATO

Revolution in Britain?

Cde Harpal Brar, Chairman of the CPGB-ML delivered this keynote speech at the party’s recent celebration of the Great Socialist October Revolution of 1917. He explains the historical significance of the October Revolution, the achievements of Soviet Socialism, and its ongoing relevance to workers in Britain. He gives a detailed explanation of modern imperialism, its … Continue reading Revolution in Britain?