REVOLUTION Newspaper #519, December 1, 2017

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Questions from the Q&A's:

  • From Part 1 at 27:13: How is it possible to maintain a movement of that scale for a long period of time?
  • From Part 4 at 14:46: I've been out, trying to tell millions of people that we need to drive out this regime before it becomes too late... and I know millions feel the way we do, but if they don't act, does that matter? We say we still have time but how do we know that we still have time before fascism fully consolidates? How do we know how much time we have left?

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“Order or Justice?”

Clip from Bob Avakian's film "The Trump/Pence Regime Must Go!"


Bob Avakian (BA)—Official Biography

Bob Avakian (BA) is the architect of a whole new framework of human emancipation, the new synthesis of communism, which is popularly referred to as the "new communism"....

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The Emancipation of Women: Break ALL the Chains!

Introducing a new feature at

A Righteous Upsurge Against Sexual Assault...A Crucial Step Toward a Different World

This week we begin a page devoted to the upsurge against the harassment, abuse and assaulting of women in this society, especially in workplaces, but also through every nook and cranny of society. Our aim: to “unleash the fury of women as a mighty force for revolution.”


The Horror Of Sexual Abuse Must Stop…
The Upsurge Against It Is Just…
Are We At A Turning Point?

A Public Forum at Revolution Books,
132nd St. and Malcolm X Blvd.,
New York City,
Tuesday, December 5, 7 pm

Speakers include: Donna Hylton, Fran Luck, Sunsara Taylor, Andy Zee (Moderator)

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"Resisting The Brainwash—A Radical Revolt Against A Revolting Culture"


Read "Rebelling Against 'Guy Culture,' Fighting to End All Oppression"

by Bob Avakian





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.


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




See excerpts HERE.

  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 1:5
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 1:6
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 1:7
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 5:7
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 5:8
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 5:11
  • Bob Avakian: BAsics 3:8

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

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From the Front Lines with the Revolution Club, Chicago

November 27, 2017

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November 29: VICTORY! All charges against members of Revolution Club arrested in July will be dismissed pending community service

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Revolution Club—

Frequently Asked Questions

Updated November 4, 2017

New FAQ: "What does it mean to join the Revolution Club?"

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Revolution Project
in Chicago



Revolution Summer is now the “Revolution Project” in Chicago. We are not backing off our mission. Volunteers sacrifice a lot. What will you give to sustain their work?

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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American Crime

Before You Go Along With and Give Your Silent Approval to the Murder of Tens of Millions Koreans, Take This Quiz and See How Much You Really Know!





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U.S. War Threats vs. North Korea:
Trump Puts World in Crosshairs of Nuclear War
This Must Be Opposed Everywhere!

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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.

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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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

On the Horrific Massacre of Sufi Worshippers in Egypt

November 27, 2017

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Letter from a Reader:

Some thoughts on combatting the fascist approach to truth

November 27, 2017

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Taking a Knee Against White Supremacy – Support Marshawn Lynch! Suspend Trump!

11/26/17: Refuse Fascism Bay Area took a knee against white supremacy right in front of the Oakland Coliseum for the Raiders v Broncos game. 


What Else Happened While All Eyes Were Fixed on the “Great Election Victory”?

November 13, 2017

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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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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...

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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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:
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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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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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


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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WWW.REVCOM.US/REVOLUTION NEWSPAPER brings alive a scientific analysis of major events in society and the world—why they are happening, how different events and developments relate to each other, how all this relates to the system we live under, where people's interests lie in relation to all this, how revolution is in fact the solution to all this and what the goals of that revolution are, how different viewpoints and programs relate, positively or negatively, to the revolution that is needed, and how people can move, and are moving, to build toward that revolution. is the guide, the pivot, the crucial tool in drawing forward, orienting, training, and organizing thousands, and influencing millions—fighting the power, and transforming the people, for revolution—hastening and preparing for the time when we can go for the whole thing, with a real chance to win.

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