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"Introduction and Orientation" and "The Cultural Revolution Within the RCP"       Read here

A New Theoretical Framework for a New Stage of Communist Revolution What is New in the New Synthesis? An Explorer, a Critical Thinker, a Follower of BA; Understanding the World, And Changing It For the Better, In the Interests of Humanity Some Thank Yous That Need To Be Said Aloud Order the book here Download the full interview in PDF format here

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Zika Virus and Global Inequality: A Deadly Combination

February 22, 2016

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Kicking Off the Carl Dix/Sunsara Taylor Speaking Tour at UC Riverside:

February 8: The Beginning of a Journey

February 22, 2016

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Bernie Sanders and the (Deadly) Illusion of Painless Progress

February 15, 2016

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Cheers to Machine Head's Robb Flynn

February 22, 2016

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Phil Anselmo screams "wh**e p**er", and the silence is deafening...

Outrage in Flint

Rising Up
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Excerpts from THE SCIENCE, THE STRATEGY, THE LEADERSHIP FOR AN ACTUAL REVOLUTION, AND A RADICALLY NEW SOCIETY ON THE ROAD TO REAL EMANCIPATION, by Bob Avakian, were read at a celebration at Revolution Books, NYC, January 20. Introductory remarks were made by Andy Zee.

Resisting the Crimes of "Our Government"—Bringing Forward Another Way



Much more on End Pornography and Patriarchy: the Enslavement and Degradation of Women

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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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For Black History Month:

Bob Avakian (BA): A Contended Question

August 19, 2012

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Tens of Thousands Come to DC for Justice Or Else Rally

What Is Really Needed for the Movement to STOP Police Terror?

October 12, 2014

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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

The Coming Civil War and Repolarization for Revolution in the Present Era

by Bob Avakian

Published 2004/2005

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Interview with a Former Prisoner

» Part 1: Breaking with the Gang Life, Getting with the REAL Revolution

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» Part 2: Science, Revolutionary Theory, and Getting Into Bob Avakian

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» Part 3: Don't Risk Your Life Over Stupid Shit—Be Down for Revolution

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Letter from a reader

WORKING ON THE CONTRADICTIONS OF THE REVOLUTION: reflections on bringing forward a revolutionary people and organizing for an actual revolution

April 27, 2015

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

Originally published April 14, 2013

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Freedom and Necessity, and Proceeding from a Strategic Standpoint: Some Thoughts on Methods and Leadership

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

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Some Points of Orientation, Principle, and Method Regarding the Accusations Against Bill Cosby

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What Is an Abortion and Why Women Must Have the Right to Choose
Life Cannot and Should Not Always Be Preserved

January 23, 2005

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A Statement from the Revolutionary Communist Party: ON THE STRATEGY FOR REVOLUTION


Updated February 27, 2016

From a Member of Revolution Club, Chicago:

A Bold Challenge to Walk on the Flag

February 27, 2016

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From Stop Mass Incarceration Chicago

Voices Urgently Needed to Secure the Permit for "Stolen Lives" Families Demand Justice event on March 2, 12 noon to 2 pm at the Thompson Center, State of Illinois Building

February 25, 2016

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Free C. Clark Kissinger & Miles Solay
Shut Down Rikers!

February 22, 2016

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¡Now available in Spanish!

Ajith - A Portrait of the Residue of the Past

Ishak Baran and K.J.A.

Demarcations #4, Winter 2015

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New Sections Now Available In Spanish!

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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Revolution Club at Rise Up October

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Palmcards for promoting DVD of REVOLUTION AND RELIGION, and of the new quote from BA

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Announcing the publication of Demarcations Number 4

From the Editors of Demarcations

Updated June 1, 2015

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New Indian Printing of Bob Avakian's Democracy: Can't We Do Better Than That?

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Excerpts from the book:

Religious Fundamentalism, Imperialism and "The War on Terror"

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Why Is Religious Fundamentalism Growing in Today's World

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