Mao to Mandela – Our history is being forged for the wealthy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVBhfZ7odms Harpal Brar makes some insightful remarks while closes a meeting to celebrate the 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong's Birth. He notes that despite the towering achievements of Mao, and the CPC and the huge advances in literacy, life expectancy, economic and cultural standing, made since the revolution by the masses of the Chinese people, … Continue reading Mao to Mandela – Our history is being forged for the wealthy

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?

A young person's reflections on a parent who works in the NHS

Red Youth welcomes letters and comments from supporters and friends. Below is a heartfelt letter which we have received from a young comrade in the east midlands. We reproduce it below without change... Having a family member work for the NHS rarely entitles you to any benefits. Working for the NHS in 2013 is synonymous … Continue reading A young person's reflections on a parent who works in the NHS

Report from a meeting of the Green Party at the University of Manchester

In early December the Greens held a meeting at the University of Manchester attended by Red Youth. The intention of the Green Party on this evening was to reach out to students, and to persuade them to join the Greens in a fight for a better future both environmentally and economically. What they didn't tell … Continue reading Report from a meeting of the Green Party at the University of Manchester

Protests against Gaza bombardment

Protests have been held across the UK in support of Gaza and the Palestinian victims of Zionist butchery. We'll post some of the images here: Cardiff Birmingham A Jew that fought the Nazis tells it like it is! Listen to Jack Shapiro, anti-Zionist, anti-Nazi, communist hero tells the truth about the Gaza massacre in 2009:

The genesis and development of modern finance capital – Henri Houben's

The following article is translated from Marxist Leninist Henri Houben’s book La Crise de Trente Ans, Chapter 10, with thanks. It is tempting to try to separate ‘real’ [economic] activity, ie, production, on the one hand, from the financial sphere on the other. This seems to correspond with the modern economy. But is this distinction … Continue reading The genesis and development of modern finance capital – Henri Houben's