REVOLUTION Newspaper #513, October 16, 2017

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NOVEMBER 4: It begins!

This Nightmare Must End:
The Trump/Pence Regime Must Go!
In the Name of Humanity, We REFUSE to Accept a Fascist America!

 

What You Can Do Right Now to Build for November 4

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The Trump/Pence Regime Must Go!

Freedom is Not Free: Speech, Fascism, and the University as Battleground

Tuesday, October 17, 6:00–8:30 p.m. Austin Hall, Ames Courtroom Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

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Tell us how building November 4 is going. Share your experiences and what you have learned. Write revolution.reports@yahoo.com.

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The death toll is rising in Puerto Rico, 64% still without power And Trump is withdrawing aid?! See what happened Friday night at Trump Tower

New Talk by Bob Avakian

The Problem, the Solution, and the Challenges Before Us

The following is an important talk given by Bob Avakian earlier this summer.

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The “Revolution Project” in Chicago: Fight the Power, and Transform the People, for Revolution

Revolution Summer!
Chicago Fund

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At Summer’s end: WE ARE NOT GOING TO BACK OFF OUR MISSION. Donations needed more than ever as the struggle in Chicago, this crucial concentration point between reaction and revolution, continues and intensifies. ON TO $50,000!

THE NEW COMMUNISM
by Bob Avakian

 

ABOUT THE BOOK, ORDER HERE

See excerpts HERE

Updated pre-publication PDF of this major work—now including the appendices—available HERE

Insight Press has announced that in addition to the print book, THE NEW COMMUNISM is now available as an eBook at Amazon, iBooks, Barnes and Noble and other retail and library websites.

SCIENCE AND REVOLUTION

On the Importance of Science and the Application of Science to Society, the New Synthesis of Communism, and the Leadership of Bob Avakian
An Interview with Ardea Skybreak

 

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I Want to Be Part of the Movement for Revolution—What Do I Do?

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Questions and answers on getting organized for an actual revolution

 

Question: Who can join the Revolutionary Communist Party?

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Question: Why do we not initiate violence during this period when we are carrying out the “three prepares”—why do we not just “get it on,” and try to bring down this system, right now?

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Question: Aren’t Ferguson and Baltimore examples of the people initiating violence?

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American Crime

Puerto Rico: 120 Years of Imperialist Exploitation and Oppression

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In 1937 U.S. Governor ordered police to open fire on demonstration in city of Ponce, killing 17.

Case #93: U.S. Invasion of Korea—1950

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The U.S. airforce carpet-bombed Korea, destroying every building more than one-story tall.

A Radical Step into the Future

Do you know anyone else—any person or organization—that has managed to bring forth an actual PLAN for a radically different society, in all its dimensions, and a CONSTITUTION to codify all this? — A different world IS possible — Check out and order online the Constitution for the New Socialist Republic in North America (Draft Proposal). Authored by Bob Avakian, and adopted by the Central Committee of the RCP.

Find out more about the Constitution for the New Socialist Republic in North America here:

Excerpt from The New Communism:

The Constitution for the New Socialist Republic in North America—Solid Core with a Lot of Elasticity on the Basis of the Solid Core

Also in this Issue

Courageous NFL Players Defy Attacks, Continue Protests

October 16, 2017

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Lance Kendricks (84) and Martellus Bennett (80) sit on the bench for Puerto Rico during the national anthem.

Lance Kendricks: Taking a Knee for Puerto Rico

October 14, 2017

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NFL Player Russell Okung: “I initially doubted the merits of Colin Kaepernick’s protest. I was wrong”

October 14, 2017

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NFL players take a knee during anthem.

Trump’s Threats to NFL Protests: Muzzling Black Men Like Slave Days

October 13, 2017

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Contribute to get THE NEW COMMUNISM Everywhere, Including Into the Hands of Those Catching the Most Hell

From a former prisoner who is now an emancipator of humanity

November 28, 2016

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ABOUT THE BOOK HERE

Updated pre-publication PDF of this major work—now including the appendices—available here.

 

THE NEW COMMUNISM

ORDER HERE

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Of Continuing Interest

Bob Avakian on the pivotal role of the Black national question, the pivotal relation between national liberation and proletarian revolution, in the U.S.:

» Communism and Jeffersonian Democracy

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» "The Oppression of Black People & the Revolutionary Struggle to End All Oppression" 

April 25, 2016

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On "Principled Compromises," and Other Crimes Against Humanity

November 12, 2015

By Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

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The Strategic Approach to Revolution and Its Relation to Basic Questions of Epistemology and Method

By Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

August 4, 2014

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Why We Have Taken Up the Fight to Build Refuse Fascism and to Drive Out the Trump/Pence Fascist Regime

A Statement from the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

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“Putting Forward Our Line—In a Bold, Moving, Compelling Way,” by Bob Avakian

Published in two parts in Revolutionary Worker:

» Part 1, #1177, December 1, 2002

» Part 2, #1178, December 8, 2002

More on Choices...And Radical Changes

by Bob Avakian

Comments from a discussion that went deeply into questions of why people oppressed under this system often get caught up in things like crime, who and what is fundamentally to blame for this, and what is the way forward out of this situation. Read here...

Important Publications and Media

BAsics from the talks and writings of Bob Avakian

"You can't change the world if you don't know the BAsics."

BAsics, from the talks and writings of Bob Avakian is a book of quotations and short essays that speaks powerfully to questions of revolution and human emancipation.

 

Order the book HERE

Download the book in ePub format HERE

 

BA Speaks:
REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS!
Bob Avakian Live

In the fall of 2012, Bob Avakian gave a series of talks in different cities. This is a film of one of those talks.

Those this system has cast off, those it has treated as less than human, can be the backbone and driving force of a fight not only to end their own oppression, but to finally end all oppression, and emancipate all of humanity.

- Bob Avakian, from the film

 

Buy or order the DVD HERE

 

 

CONSTITUTION For The New Socialist Republic in North America
Authored by Bob Avakian, and Adopted by the Central Committee of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

Buy online here

or Send money orders or checks to:
RCP Publications
PO Box 3486, Merchandise Mart
Chicago, IL  60654

 

REVOLUTION AND RELIGION: The Fight for Emancipation and the Role of Religion

A Dialogue between CORNEL WEST & BOB AVAKIAN

A film of the Nov. 2014 Dialogue on a question of great importance in today's world between the Revolutionary Christian Dr. Cornel West and the Revolutionary Communist Leader Bob Avakian

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Break All the Chains

 

Break ALL the Chains! Bob Avakian on the Emancipation of Women and the Communist Revolution

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Download PDF of full compendium

 

Birds Cannot Give Birth to Crocodiles, But Humanity Can Soar Beyond the Horizon

by Bob Avakian

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$9.99 retail
Publisher: Insight Press

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Part 1: REVOLUTION AND THE STATE

Part 2: BUILDING THE MOVEMENT FOR REVOLUTION

Constitution, Law and Rights

 

Constitution, Law, and Rights—in capitalist society and in the future socialist society.

Selections from the writings of Bob Avakian and excerpts from the Constitution for the New Socialist Republic in North America

View or download PDF here now

Order book here

Demarcations

DEMARCATIONS:
A Journal of Communist Theory and Polemic

"Ajith—A Portrait of the Residue of the Past"

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The Science of Evolution and the Myth of Creationism
Knowing What's Real and Why It Matters

In today's world, without the science of evolution there would be no science. Written for both the scientifically-minded as well as those who are not familiar with science at all, this book details the facts of the science of evolution.

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