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“Part opportunism, part careerism, part willful denial (or ignorance) of true capitalist and imperial dynamics, and part attachment to the comforts of being within the respectable fold of “permissible” criticism, Left Anticommunism continues to take a huge toll on the American left. In this comprehensive and incisive essay, Michael Parenti explores the reasons why the Left anti-communist stance must be seen for what it is: a de facto collaboration with the forces defending the corporate status quo.
Including music with legendary Scottish singer Arthur Johnson.
Powerful forces are at work to rewrite & distort the course of history, equating the horrors & sheer human cost of Fascism and war against it - with the experience of building Socialism in Russia and Eastern Europe. As glossy revisionist histories would have it, "two dictatorial sides of the same coin".
Marxism and the Asian Experience with Kenny Coyle. This meeting marks the publication of the new Communist pamphlet called "Asia, Imperialism and Resistance", written by Kenny who is resident in China.
The pamphlet covers south east and north east Asia (not the whole of the asian continent). The lessons learned there could be applied elsewhere.
Professor Charles Woolfson, respected academic and Communist who lived and worked in the Baltic Republics for some ten years, guides us through the descent of these republics into economic and political chaos through the giant Neo-liberal experiment.
The Baltic States were guinea pigs in a rampant free market & great Neo-liberal experiment, and they are the ones, sadly & ironically, who are paying the highest price for it.
Recorded late 2009 in Glasgow, Scotland.
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Britain Rob Griffiths, speaking at the British International Celebration of the 90 Years of the Great October Revolution - the first large scale victory of Socialism and for Communism
Young Communist League, Britain's largest revolutionary youth organisation.
Kate Clark was Moscow Correspondent of the Morning Star - the world's only English-language Socialist daily newspaper. Previous the Daily Worker, which was the organ of the Communist Party in Britain 1930 on wards.
This was recorded on the very day 90th anniversary of the Great Socialist Russian Revolution of 1917, at the annual British Communist University run by the Communist Party of Britain and its International sister Parties.
Gyula Thurmer, leader of the Hungarian Communist Workers Party, addresses a capacity audience in Britain.
Recorded October 2007 on the very 90th anniversary of the Russian Revolution to the day in October 2007, in Croydon Communist Party of Britain.
Mohammad Odivar, from the Central Committee of the Iranian Tudeh Communist Party. Recorded October 2007 on the very 90th anniversary of the Russian Revolution to the day in October 2007, in Croydon Communist Party of Britain.