- Category: Elections
Given the choice in the US presidential election between a neoliberal, banker-oriented, imperialist warmonger or Trump’s demagogic promises to regenerate industry, create jobs, end crime and 'drain the swamp' of corruption, nobody should be too surprised at the result, Bill Greenshields told the Communist Party of Britain's political committee on Wednesday evening (November 9).
- Category: EU & popular sovereignty
The democratic principle at stake in the European Union struggle is not parliamentary sovereignty but the sovereignty of the people, Communist Party general secretary Robert Griffiths told the party's executive committee at the weekend.
He was responding to last week's ruling by the High Court that the British government must consult MPs and peers before triggering negotiations to leave the EU.
- Category: Solidarity
The 18th international meeting of communist and workers' parties ended in Hanoi today (Monday, October 31) with 60 delegates visiting a giant clothing factory on the eastern outskirts of the Vietnamese capital.
- Category: Britain
On Saturday 29 October, the Communist Party launched in Truro the first ever Cornish translation of the Communist Manifesto, the 1848 work by Karl Marx and Frederick Engels. It was recently completed by Heather Penruth who worked on the text for three years. The meeting congratulated Heather for her vision and commitment in tackling this enormous task.
- Category: International CP meet
The world's communist and workers' parties met in Hanoi , Vietnam, over the weekend to discuss strategy and tactics in response to 'capitalist crisis and the imperialist offensive'.
More than 100 delegates from 59 different parties reaffirmed their commitment to the 'struggle for peace, workers' and people's rights and socialism'.