Right wing’s anti-LGBTQ hate creates atmosphere for Colorado Springs shooting / C.J. Atkins

Tyrice Kelley, center right, a performer at Club Q, is comforted during a service held at All Souls Unitarian Church following an overnight fatal shooting at the gay nightclub, in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Sunday, Nov 20, 2022. | P. Seibold / The Gazette via AP At least five dead. More than two dozen othersContinue reading “Right wing’s anti-LGBTQ hate creates atmosphere for Colorado Springs shooting / C.J. Atkins”

Elections 2022: No time to let up in the fight against fascism / by Jarvis Tyner

The Trump forces have spent billions of corporate dollars to rob the people of their means to fight for their basic rights, including the right to vote. They are stepping up propaganda, gerrymandering, and the disenfranchisement of citizens. They are trying to eliminate any peaceful paths to real economic and social justice. Through his actionsContinue reading “Elections 2022: No time to let up in the fight against fascism / by Jarvis Tyner”

To defeat imperialism, build a movement for peace / by Joe Sims

The following remarks were presented by Joe Sims at the CPUSA International Conference 2022: Dismantling Imperialism in the 21st Century, Sept. 10, 2022 Good afternoon, comrades, And greetings to all and especially to our fraternal parties and those who have joined us from abroad. We’re glad to have you with us. We hope everyone isContinue reading “To defeat imperialism, build a movement for peace / by Joe Sims”

The Italian road to fascism / by Luca Tavan

Giorgia Meloni, leader of the fascist Brothers of Italy party. Originally published in Red Flag, 09.04.2022 At the end of 2021, Italy was crowned “country of the year” by the Economist magazine. The new “national unity” government of former Goldman Sachs investor and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi was lauded. For once, Italy had “acquired aContinue reading “The Italian road to fascism / by Luca Tavan”

Opinion: Why “vote against fascism”? / by Callum Wilson

“Vote against fascism” is an excellent slogan and an even better strategy. While many of those who I would say are ultra left would decry such a call for action, I ask, why? I am from and live in Pennsylvania. Of the two major candidates running for governor, Josh Shapiro (D) and Doug Mastriano (R),Continue reading “Opinion: Why “vote against fascism”? / by Callum Wilson”

May 9th, a milestone of the Great Antifascist Victory of the Peoples / A statement by the Secretariat of the European Communist Initiative

In a statement about the 77th anniversary of the Great Antifascist Victory of the Peoples, the 9th of May, the Secretariat of the Initiative of Communist and Workers’ Parties issued the following statement: We proudly commemorate 9 May, a milestone of the Great Antifascist Victory of the Peoples. We pay tribute to the millions of people who sacrificedContinue reading “May 9th, a milestone of the Great Antifascist Victory of the Peoples / A statement by the Secretariat of the European Communist Initiative”

“One less traitor”: Zelensky oversees campaign of assassination, kidnapping and torture of political opposition / by Max Blumenthal

Above: The torture of left-wing activist Alexander Matjuschenko on March 3 in Dnipro, recorded by Azov members. Below: President Volodymyr Zelensky poses during a media engagement. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has framed his country’s war against Russia as a battle for democracy itself. In a carefully choreographed address to U.S. Congress on March 16, Zelensky stated,Continue reading ““One less traitor”: Zelensky oversees campaign of assassination, kidnapping and torture of political opposition / by Max Blumenthal”