GERMANY: Partizan Celebrates Life of İbrahim Kaypakkaya

By Jakob Stein This year marks the seventieth anniversary of the birth of İbrahim Kaypakkaya, and May 18 was the forty-sixth anniversary of his murder in Diyarbakır Prison in Turkey. He was killed in his early twenties after enduring four months of brutal torture, but in his young life he achieved a great deal. Kaypakkaya is responsible for bringing the teachings of Mao to Turkey … Continue reading GERMANY: Partizan Celebrates Life of İbrahim Kaypakkaya

PROLETARIAN HISTORY: The People’s War is initiated in Peru in 1980

By Ulrike Salazar On the evening of May 17, 1980, a detachment of the Communist Party of Peru (PCP) stormed the small town of Chucshi in the Ayacucho region of Southern Peru, tying up the registrar and snatching ballot boxes and voting lists and setting them on fire in the town plaza. It wasn’t simply a symbolic action – it was a declaration of war. … Continue reading PROLETARIAN HISTORY: The People’s War is initiated in Peru in 1980

AUSTIN: Policía No Detiene la Marcha Combativa del Primero de Mayo, Tres Arrestados

Por Ed Dalton. Link to English Version El quinto consecutiva marcha para el Primero de Mayo Día Internacional de los Trabajadores se llevó a cabo con éxito en Austin este año, pero no fue sin lucha, sacrificio, y sangre derramada. Tres manifestantes fueron arrestados por la policía reaccionaria y un miembro del grupo fascista, Texas Nomads SAR, fue gravemente herido. El Departamento de Policía de Austin … Continue reading AUSTIN: Policía No Detiene la Marcha Combativa del Primero de Mayo, Tres Arrestados

AUSTIN: Police Fail to Stop Combative May 1 March, Three Arrested

By Ed Dalton. Version en español. The 5th consecutive May 1st International Workers Day march was carried out successfully in Austin this year, but it was not without struggle, sacrifice, and spilled blood. Three marchers were arrested by the reactionary police and one member of the fascist group Texas Nomads SAR was seriously injured. The Austin Police Department mobilized an unprecedented high number of police … Continue reading AUSTIN: Police Fail to Stop Combative May 1 March, Three Arrested

100 Years of the US Communist Movement

By the Incendiary Editorial Board, May 1, 2019 “But not only has the bourgeoisie forged the weapons that bring death to itself; it has also called into existence the men who are to wield those weapons – the modern working class – the proletarians.” –Karl Marx and Frederic Engels, Communist Manifesto May 1, 2019 marks the observed, yet unofficial, 100-year anniversary of the Communist movement … Continue reading 100 Years of the US Communist Movement

AUSTIN: Promotion for Red May 1 Underway

By Ed Dalton. Version en español. Incendiary has received the following images of agitation and propaganda which promote this year’s Red May 1. Austin has seen combative demonstrations for the past four years on International Workers’ Day, the widespread propaganda this year promises another great celebration. Unlike the revisionists and right opportunists who did nothing last year and show no signs of life this year, … Continue reading AUSTIN: Promotion for Red May 1 Underway