PROLETARIAN HISTORY: The Communist Party of Peru is Founded

Photo: José Carlos Mariátegui La Chira, founder and first General Secretary of what would become the Communist Party of Peru. By Mike Talavera On October 7, 1928, at the height of intense struggle against the social-fascist American Revolutionary Popular Alliance (APRA), José Carlos Mariátegui led the Marxists-Leninists in founding the Peruvian Socialist Party, which would later be renamed the Communist Party of Peru (PCP). This 91st … Continue reading PROLETARIAN HISTORY: The Communist Party of Peru is Founded