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For a militant, fighting New Year
- 2019 Jan 01

Greetings to all for 2019 - a year of expanding class struggle and political advances for the revolutionary working class.

 

Party Discussion Site Now Available
- 2016 Aug 29

The CPA (M-L) recently created a discussion site for the printing of articles that are relevant to the work of the Party, but not necessarily reflective of a considered Party viewpoint, and for the raising of questions of the Party by members and supporters.

This is a moderated website and not a site for endless and pointless posts.

The most recent article is by respected Australian Marxist historian Humphrey McQueen which responds to a view that talking of an impending crisis of capitalism is “crying wolf”.

The article can be found by following this link to the home page of the discussion site:  http://ozcom.ucoz.org/    

Members and supporters are asked to read the “How to use this website” post through a link on the top left hand side of the discussion site’s home page.

 

 

 

Latest Posts

“Solidarity is the tenderness of the people” – standing with our construction workers  
 

(Contributed)             19 April 2019

On Wednesday 17 April well over 1,000 construction workers held a demonstration through the business and retail heart of Adelaide's Central Business District. The demonstration was part of the union movement's Change the Rules campaign.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 19
 
 
   

Taiwan a conduit for US influence in South Pacific  
 
(Contributed)           18 April 2019
 
The wave of US-led militarism sweeping the Asia-Pacific region has, in many ways, focussed upon pushing more favourable diplomatic links with Taiwan.
The US-led initiatives aim to tighten the net of containment and encirclement of China.
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 18
 
 
   

Business Council sets agenda for biggest corporations  
 

Nick G .          13 April 2019

The Business Council of Australia (BCA) released a report on April 11 called “A Plan for A Stronger Australia”.
The immediate question is “stronger for whom”?  To answer that, we need to know for whom the BCA speaks.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 13
 
 
   

Australia To Lose in Looming Trade Deal Between USA and China  
 
Ned K.                 13 April 2019
The US and China, the two biggest economic powers when it comes to world trade, are on the verge of a new trade deal. The US has a US$400 billion trade deficit with China and Trump is desperate to increase US exports to China ...
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 13
 
 
   

US struggles to keep control of developments in the south of Korea  
 

(Contributed)            11 April 2019

The impeachment and sacking of President Park Geun-hye in South Korea (ROK) has enabled national elections to take place in early May.
The elections, however, are unlikely to resolve the political crisis within the country or the problems of their diplomatic ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 11
 
 
   

The only way to Change The Rules is through struggle!  
 

CPA (M-L) leaflet (See opposite and Downloads menu)

“Real change always comes from waves of defiant, militant and at times “illegal” struggle on the job, in the streets and in our communities…we will never get it from begging and pleading with the bosses or the politicians.”

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 09
 
 
   

Venezuela’s Maduro: “…we are preparing for the popular resistance of the whole people”  
 

Nick G.           8 April 2019

Experiencing social and technological destabilisation and subversion, and facing threats of immanent invasion by US imperialism, the people and government of Venezuela are preparing for all-out resistance in defence of national independence, social reform and democracy.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 08
 
 
   

Comrade Sison condemns Duterte regime’s illegal loan arrangement with China  
 

National Democratic Front, Philippines                 7 April 2019

Comrade Jose Maria Sison, Chairman of the Communist Party of the Philippines and Chief Political Consultant for the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, has released a statement backing a move by Makabayan (Patriotic Coalition of the People) Chairman Neri Colmenares and ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 07
 
 
   

No free rides – build the collective power of workers  
 

Ned K.           5 May 2019

A Report from the Reserve Bank shows that despite a decline union membership generally in Australia over a long period, the involvement of unions in enterprise agreement negotiations results in considerably higher wages than nonunion involvement Agreements due to compound effect ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 05
 
 
   

Future Hostilities? Scenarios for the Asia-Pacific Region  
 

(Contributed)          5 April 2016

A warning from a well-placed source in a mainstream media outlet that Australia may get drawn into a regional conflict between the United States and China, has to be taken seriously.
As the US imperialists embark upon a massive increase in their ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Apr 05
 
 
   

WHY And how the New People´s Army has preserved itself and grown in strength  
 

Prof. Jose Maria Sison
CPP Founding Chairman
and NDFP Chief Political Consultant

March 29, 2019

Academic researchers and journalists often ask me why and how the New People’s Army (NPA) has preserved itself and grown in strength in the last 50 years. I share with you my answers to their ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 30
 
 
   

Marxism Today: The unfairness of a “fair day’s pay”  
 

Danny O.

It has been the catchcry of the official trade union movement worldwide for 200 years. It’s a slogan so often heard in the labour movement that it is almost a cliché. Now we are told Australian workers have lost it and that we need to “change the rules” ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 26
 
 
   

Trump, Bolsonaro and Brazil in the service of US imperialism  
 
(Contributed)                 26 March 2019
 
The recent high-level diplomatic meeting with US president Donald Trump and his Brazilian counterpart, president Jair Bolsonaro, was primarily concerned with defence and security issues.
It should come as no surprise the US imperialists have sought to ...
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 26
 
 
   

Enforced compliance: the USA in the Asian-Pacific region  
 
(Contributed)           25 March 2019
Recent media releases, timed to coincide with the arrival of the new US ambassador to Australia, have revealed a major US-led economic initiative in the Pacific.
Newly announced US-led diplomacy toward many countries in the region has been aimed at reasserting US imperialist domination which ...
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 25
 
 
   

Trump security chiefs sniff out the South Pacific as new Ambassador arrives  
 
(Contributed)          18 March 2019

The sending of two senior United States security personnel to the South Pacific and elsewhere has shown how the Trump administration is determined to push Cold War diplomatic agendas on Australia's doorstep. The brief visit to the region was accompanied by other significant developments.
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 18
 
 
   

School strike for Climate - Australia  
 

On Friday 15 March, hundreds of schools across Australia came to a halt as more than 130,000 school students and many family supporters and teachers turned out at lively rallies, demanding decisive action to protect the environment from the ravages of climate change. More than 50 rallies took place in ...

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 18
 
 
   

The evil of fascism  
 

Nick G.         16 March 2019

Whether it is a white supremacist or a religious extremist, the use of terrorist violence against randomly selected innocent targets is a crime.
We apply the word “fascist” to such terrorist activity whether it comes from ISIS or from racists.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 16
 
 
   

Stop Chinese capital’s new coal-fired plants in Australia!  
 

Finn G.          12 March 2019

Australia’s long history of putting the wants of corporations ahead of the needs and desires of its citizens and national sovereignty is continuing with plans to build two new coal-fired plants in the N.S.W Hunter Valley.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 12
 
 
   

COPE 2019 – US military prepares its Australian and Japanese “allies”  
 
(Contributed)          12 MArch 2019
 
A recent US-led military exercise in the Asia-Pacific region, together with some related defence matters, has revealed a great deal about regional military planning.
Wave after wave of US-led military planning is continually sweeping the region.
 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 12
 
 
   

The Hidden Bosses of Contract Workers - Another Reason to Change the Rules and the System  
 

Ned K.        10 March 2019

Recently while having lunch in a food court, I was talking to two cleaners. They told me about what happened to a couple of other cleaners they work with who were on another shift.

 

more...- Posted on 2019 Mar 10
 
 
   

 
 
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