REVCOM.US—September 14, 2019

Prepare the Ground, Prepare the People, and Prepare the Vanguard—Get Ready for the Time When Millions Can Be Led to Go for Revolution, All-Out, With a Real Chance to Win.

To know and change the world...
get into Bob Avakian (BA),
the leader of the revolution.




Now available to be printed as a pamphlet:

Individualism, BEB and the Illusion of “Painless Progress”

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Q&A: What will it take for masses of white people to break from white supremacy?

The Get Organized for an ACTUAL Revolution Tour

“You Think You’re Woke... But You’re Sleepwalking Through A Nightmare —This System Cannot Be Reformed, It Must Be Overthrown!”

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Livestream from Revolution Books, Berkeley, September 1

One of more than 40,000 fires that were raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil during the G7. Photo: AP

On May 27, paratroopers stormed into downtown Kwangju. They quickly overwhelmed the students, arresting 1,740. Photo: AP



Revolution Books Hosts Two “Bookend” Events as Part of the Brooklyn Book Festival, Sept. 16-23

September 19, Thursday, 7 pm
Harriet Washington on Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind

September 21, Saturday, 3 pm
New Women Voices of African Fiction—Novuyo Tshuma and Namwali Serpell in Conversation

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To know and change the world...
get into Bob Avakian (BA),
the leader of the revolution.

BA has developed a new communism, a thoroughly scientific method and approach that charts a pathway to human emancipation.

This column features timely work from BA – a “living lab” of probing reality and grappling with advancing the revolution.

Read on to find BA's foundational work that gives a more overall understanding of why we need a revolution, what that revolution is all about, and how we can really make that revolution and build a whole new society.

Highlighting this week

Now More Than Ever!

A regime that could destroy civilization.
You think you know... but you don't.

Communism and Jeffersonian Democracy

A talk given by Bob Avakian in 2006 and published as a pamphlet in 2008

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Watch This: “What if the world doesn’t have to be this way?”

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About Bob Avakian

The Crucial Importance of the New Communism and BA's Leadership

A summation of some group study and discussion of the new communism and the leadership of Bob Avakian (BA)

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This article was originally published in 2014. We believe that it is particularly timely now to either return to this or, for those who have not read it before, to read it for the first time.

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Why Is It So Important, and What Does It Mean, to Get Into BA?

Excerpt from
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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You Can't Change the World If You Don't Know the BAsics

Every week, REVCOM.US features a quote from BAsics, by Bob Avakian, the handbook for revolution. We encourage Revolution Clubs and other readers, everywhere, to take the time to discuss the quote—the whole quote—and to write us at revolution.reports@ with accounts of these discussions, or thoughts provoked in yourself by reading the quote.

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Why Is It So Important, and What Does It Mean, to Get Into BA?

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