World’s political parties in Beijing meeting to discuss humanity’s future

More than 450 representatives of parties across the political spectrum in 122 countries gathered in Beijing over the weekend in a three-day ‘high-level’ meeting called by the Communist Party of China (CPC). They were joined by 151 leaders and officials of the CPC international department and associated state and party institutions to discuss the theme of ‘Working Together for a Shared Future for Humanity’.

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Zhores Alfyorov: Socialism Will Be Back

Russia has become a country of rent-seekers, with millions of people living off the sale of natural resources. My father joined the RSDLP (B) in September of 1917 and, being a member of the regimental and division Soldiers’ Committees, was sent from the front to Petrograd where he heard Lenin speak on October 26. He would later tell us about it. During the Civil War, starting as a private, he became commander of a cavalry regiment in the Red Army. Shortly after the end of the Civil War he was…

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Developing a socialist-oriented market economy is the Party correct economic lines

PhD. Nguyen Manh Hung* The Resolution of the 4th Plenum of the Party Central Committee, 12th Tenure on “Strengthening Party building and rectification; prevent, and repel degradation of political ideology, ethics, lifestyle, manifestationsof internal “self-evolution” and “self-transformation” identifies one of the internal “self-evolution” and “self-transformation” manifestations is “nulifying the socialist-oriented market economy”(1), which denies Vietnam’s achievements in economic development, and maintains that economic development lines of the Communist Party of Vietnam are wrong. One of the arguments put forward to deny the socialist-oriented market economy in Vietnam is the interpretation…

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Opposition wins presidential elections in Honduras

Following a lengthy delay, the TSE, during a press conference after 3:00 a.m. local time, released initial results of the controversial Honduran polls. According to the TSE the preliminary results are: Salvador Nasralla with 855,847, leads with 45.17% followed by Juan Orlando Hernandez with 761,872 or 40.22% and Luis Zelaya with 260,994 or 13.77% of the more than 50% of the tallied votes. Election observer urged for calm from the Honduran people, stressing that only 57% of the ballots have been counted so far.

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Solidarity with the Communist Party of Poland!

Anti-communist persecution against the Communist Party of Poland continues. On 27th of November the court proceedings will restart. The judicial prosecution based on charges of propagating communist ideology in the »Brzask« newspaper and on the party’s website continues for two years. This trial is a part of a campaign made by the government to illegalize the Communist Party of Poland.

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Communists condemn »steady as the economy sinks« budget

The Communist Party has condemned what it calls Chancellor Philip Hammond’s ‘steady as the economy sinks’ Autumn Budget. CP general secretary Robert Griffiths said it reflected Tory priorities to ‘fill the boots of private enterprise with public money’ and shore up big business profits. As real wages, benefits and living standards fall over the next four years and the British economy heads towards recession, he remarked, the Chancellor continues with planned cuts in corporate taxes and does nothing about tax-dodging havens under British jurisdiction around the world.

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Socialism is genuine freedom

Speech by the Chairman of the CC CPRF Gennady Zyuganov at the 19th International Meeting of Communist and Workers’ Parties Comrades, Dear fellow-countrymen and guests of our country, The centenary of the Great October Socialist Revolution, the occasion that brought us together, is being marked by the whole world. Few exploits and accomplishments known in History can be compared in their grandeur and significance to the October 1917 Revolution. Today there are people in every corner of the Earth who reflect on the significance of the Great October, people whose…

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A letter from Michael Moore: Impeach!

It is time to remove this dangerous man from office.‬ I have just signed the “Need To Impeach” petition initiated by Tom Steyer of California. Over two million other Americans have also signed it. And that number keeps growing every hour. We — all of us — must not wait a minute longer to act.‬

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Criteria for assessing the relation between independence and self-reliance and proactive and active international integration

The thorough understanding and successful handling the relation between independence, self-reliance and proactive and active international integration have made important contribution to Vietnam’s achievements of great historical significance for the past 30 years of renewal. The documents of the 12th National Party Congress continue to affirm that the full understanding and handling of major relations, including the relation between independence and self-reliance and proactive and active international integration, are one of the key tasks of Vietnam in the coming period.

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CP of Vietnam: Contribution at the International Forum of Left Forces

“October 1917: Breakthrough towards Socialism” on the Centenary of the Great October Socialist Revolution Dear comrades, First of all, I would like to convey to all Russians comrades and representatives of all fraternal parties the warmest greetings and solidarity from the Communist Party of Vietnam. We highly appreciate the initiative and enormous efforts of the CPRF in holding this important International Forum on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the October Revolution. We thank you for this meaningful contribution to the strengthening of the international solidarity in the struggle…

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