Peasants and war, a wandering scholar once told me, are the two things at the heart of China’s historical cycle of oppression and rebellion, a cycle that goes back centuries and will someday topple the Communist Party and whomever comes after. Show More Summary
Nepal: Maoists party unification unlikely for the moment, says KC Mani Thapa, General Secretary of Revolutionary Communist Party says that aberration observed among the Maoist parties in Nepal to strictly adhere to their Maoist ideology has threatened entire communist movement in the country. “The latest changes that have taken place in the political order [...]
China's urban elite are unlikely to ever confront the Communist Party.
By the Chinese (Marxist-Leninist) Communist Party Dear Comrades: Unfortunately for our Party and our state, a counter-revolutionary coup to restore capitalism has taken place. Recently this counter-revolutionary coup clique furthermore...Show More Summary
“Dr Fayard gave examples of performances of Richard III in Italy being inspired by Benito Mussolini’s fascist party, in Kuwait by Saddam Hussein and in the Eastern Bloc by the communist era. … She said that it was ‘safer’ to guise foreign villains under a distant English play.”
Maoists say they are not behind shutting of Catholic schools IMPHAL, March 19: The Maoist Communist Party Manipur has clarified that it has no connection with the closing of four Catholic Schools in the State, namely Little Flower School, St. Josheph School, Christ Joti School and Catholic School, Canchipur. According to a release [...]
The line between dissidence and social activism grows ever murkier
QAMI?LO–The Marxist-Leninist Communist Party (MLKP) Communist Women’s Organization has assassinated a Daesh /ISIS gang member on behalf of Ivana Hoffman (Ava?în Têko?în Güne?), the internationalist MLKP fighter killed while fighting Daesh/ISIS gangs in Til Temir, in Rojava, on March 7. The women fighters carried out the assassination operation on a Daesh gang member in [...]
More than 50% of guerrillas women, says senior Maoist leader The People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of India (Maoist) – a banned organisation in India, is attracting more and more women and 60-70 per cent of those recruited in the year 2013-14 were from the fair [...]
Can legal reform and Communist Party control coexist in a way that will benefit Chinese governance and society?This is the question that confronts the country in the wake of its annual legislative gathering.
An unprecedented electoral coalition that includes parties representing Israel’s Arab minority and the radical left is on the verge of becoming the third largest political force in Israel. The Joint List — a diverse set of communists and nationalists from both Jewish and Arab backgrounds who ran on a common platform for the first time […]
Chinese President Xi Jinping is obsessed by the collapse of the former Soviet Union -- and determined that the Chinese Communist Party won’t go the same way.
High-ranking military figure, purged from Communist Party, was accused of taking bribes.
The power of Communist apparatchiks should extend to matters of the afterlife.At least they think so.Chinese Communist Party leaders are afraid that the Dalai Lama will not have an afterlife. Worried enough that this week, officialsShow More Summary
Chinese officials have confirmed that the country is currently building a second aircraft carrier, say local media. The People’s Daily, the Communist party mouthpiece,
China’s Communist Party government will decide if the Dalai Lama is reincarnated, officials said this week, reacting to an announcement from the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader that he may be the last of his line. Tibetan Buddhists believe that their leaders are reincarnated after death, with...
China’s ruling Communist party has informed Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader he will be reborn, but into a body of its choosing.
Tensions between the Dalai Lama and China have reached a boiling point as Communist Party officials warn the Buddhist leader that he must reincarnate, and on their terms.
TweetAttended by Nancy Pelosi, Ross Mirkarimi and John Avalos. (In years past, protests like these have taken place at the Chinese Consulate at Geary and Laguna. I wonder how Nancy Pelosi’s cell phone(s) would have done against a Man In The Middle (MITM) hack attack coming from inside the consulate, which is the locus of […]
Chinese media's relentless focus on the achievements and personal life of President Xi Jinping represents a sharp break with recent leadership practice in China -- and it could backfire on the Communist Party.