IRELAND: Irish Republican Army Sends Letter Bombs to United Kingdom Targets

By Mike Talavera Starting on March 5 and 6, four packaged improvised explosive devices were delivered to London’s Heathrow and City airports, Waterloo Station, and the University of Glasgow. The New Irish Republican Army (NIRA) has claimed responsibility for the bombs, one of which detonated and prompted an evacuation of Heathrow airport’s administrative Compass Centre. While damage was minimal and no injuries reported, the successful … Continue reading IRELAND: Irish Republican Army Sends Letter Bombs to United Kingdom Targets

LOS ANGELES: Women call for revolution on International Working Women’s Day in Boyle Heights

By Zein Amari and Matt Handocerdos Communists, revolutionaries and the masses celebrated International Working Women’s Day in the working-class Los Angeles neighborhood of Boyle Heights yesterday through cultural performances, a short march and a call to reconstitute the Communist Party. A crowd gathered in front of the Boyle Heights City Hall on the corner of 1st Street and Chicago Street, directly across from the Los … Continue reading LOS ANGELES: Women call for revolution on International Working Women’s Day in Boyle Heights

US: Revolutionary Organizations Ready for International Working Women’s Day

By Mike Talavera Tomorrow is International Working Women’s Day (IWWD), and revolutionary women across the country are preparing rallies and marches to celebrate the holiday, continuing the momentum of a growing militant women’s movement in the US. For decades, the holiday has been coopted by the United Nations and groups like the Red Cross internationally and by the Democratic Party and its allies domestically, but … Continue reading US: Revolutionary Organizations Ready for International Working Women’s Day

FRANCE: Young Revolutionaries Hold National Conference

By Alexander Yari On the last weekend of February, the revolutionary group Jeunes Révolutionnaires (Young Revolutionaries) hosted a Conference of Revolutionary Mass Organizations, the first of its kind in France. Young Revolutionaries began last year, setting up chapters outside of the Parisian region after June 23, 2018 when it officially jumped to a nationwide level during the International Meeting for the 50th anniversary of the … Continue reading FRANCE: Young Revolutionaries Hold National Conference

FLORIDA: Capitalists Caught in Sex Trafficking Ring

By Miriam Cordova Only a couple weeks after his sixth Super Bowl win, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was charged with two counts of soliciting sex from a prostitute. Former Citigroup president John Childs and other private equity firm owners received similar charges in relation to a sex slavery ring that is run through spas across the US. Orchids of Asia is located on … Continue reading FLORIDA: Capitalists Caught in Sex Trafficking Ring

AUSTIN: East Riverside Gentrification Project for Luxury Shopping Center Indefinitely Postponed Again

By Ed Dalton Defend Our Hoodz – Defiende el Bario – Austin (DOH) disrupted Tuesday’s city planning meeting where the Planning Commission voted 7-3 to indefinitely postpone consideration for Project Catalyst’s gentrification plans in East Riverside for a second time in a row, due mainly to consistent activist pressure. Planning Commission Chair James Shieh had to call a recess and plead for security to remove … Continue reading AUSTIN: East Riverside Gentrification Project for Luxury Shopping Center Indefinitely Postponed Again

In Defense of the Statement of the Latin American Maoist Parties and Organizations on Venezuela

By the Editorial Board The statement titled: WITH DEEP CLASS HATRED WE REJECT THE DIRECT AND SHAMELESS INTERVENTION OF YANKEE IMPERIALISM AGAINST THE PEOPLE OF VENEZUELA, is without a doubt the most sharp and most correct statement and analysis issued on the topic today. In an effort to combat some mistaken ideas within the US Maoist movement, we are offering a breakdown of this document. … Continue reading In Defense of the Statement of the Latin American Maoist Parties and Organizations on Venezuela