‘There is nothing new about “fake” news – the capitalist media monopolies have been pumping it out for more than a century’, Steve Johnson told the Communist Party’s political committee on Wednesday evening (November 15).
He cited the infamous example of the ‘Zinoviev Letter’ in 1924, when the Daily Mail and British press reported that the head of the Communist International had sent instructions to Britain’s Communists to engage in violent subversion.
Continue reading “NOTHING NEW ABOUT CAPITALIST ‘FAKE NEWS’ SAY COMMUNISTS”
General Secretary Robert Griffiths delivered the Political Report to the first meeting of the Communist Party’s new executive committee on January 21:
There is an ancient and well-worn Chinese saying: ‘May you live in interesting times’. What is not so well-known – at least outside China – is that this is meant as a curse, not a blessing.
After the inauguration of Donald Trump as US President, we can be sure that we live not only in interesting times, but in dangerous times as well.
He has taken office on a minority vote, but having won substantial support among sections of the working class with promises of private and public sector investment, more jobs and higher wages.
Continue reading “FOR INTERNATIONALISM AND A “PEOPLE’S EXIT””
George Osborne’s Budget tells us nothing new about the Chancellor or the government. It represents if anything an acceleration of the Conservative programme to transfer wealth from working people to the rich and to abolish or marketise the public sector. Continue reading “BEN CHACKO: Community struggles needed to realise potential of Corbyn Revolution”
Read here the full political reprot presented for discussion at the first meeting of the party executive in 2016.
Continue reading “MARTIN LEVY – Political Report to Executive Committee 9 January 2016”
The Communist Party Executive Committee met over this historic weekend and debated the radical shift in British working class politics. Read the full version of CP Trade Union Organiser Graham Stevenson’s Political Report.
Continue reading “A new era of hope!”
JEREMY CORBYN’S victory in the Labour Party leadership ballot should be a cause for celebration for all workers. Continue reading “CORBYN VICTORY! – Rebuilding the force for change”
‘Britain has an obligation to help many more of the refugees fleeing Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya where US, British and NATO policies have wrought such devastation’, Anita Halpin told the Communist Party’s political committee on Wednesday evening (September 3). Continue reading “Communists urge British and UN action to help refugees”
The Tories have received a ‘green light’ to intensify the ruling class offensive on every front, Communist Party general secretary Robert Griffiths declared on Monday evening. Continue reading “COMMUNISTS – “Revolt against Tory big business rule””
Speaking to the Communist Party’s political committee on Wednesday (June 11), international secretary John Foster warned that events in Ukraine once more demonstrated the dangers of Britain’s membership of NATO. Continue reading “‘End NATO membership’ say Britain’s Communists”
Bill Greenshields – addressing the CP executive committee argues that worker’s organisations have go beyond the rhetoric of ‘resistance’ if the damage done by austerity is to be reveresed. Continue reading “Bill Greenshields – calls for struggle to go beyond rhetoric”