Fidel: China Is Most Promising Hope for Third World

Ajit Singh Fidel always firmly maintained his support for China and believed that the Communist Party was genuinely and capably pursuing revolutionary socialism. This Saturday marked the first year anniversary of the death of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro. Around the world, progressives and revolutionaries commemorate his life and continue to be inspired by his…

The Russian Revolution and the Caribbean

The Bolshevik Revolution had the effect of convincing other early agitators for mass change that their efforts were not in vain. Earl Bousquet Grenada’s Maurice Bishop (C) with Daniel Ortega from Nicaragua and Cuba’s Fidel Castro. The Russian Revolution did get support from the Caribbean, then called the “West Indies,” when it shook the world…

Revolution 100 Conference in Rome: ‘This is our life, this is our destiny’

allpowertothesoviets November 13: Yesterday our three days of Revolution 100, dedicated to celebrations for the centenary of the October Revolution, came to an end. When we began talking about this initiative a few months ago, the starting point for everyone was that we needed to do something extraordinary, and with as much unity as possible, for…

Latin America Celebrates Centenary of Russian Revolution

Bolivian President Evo Morales congratulated the Russian people on the 100th anniversary of their revolution. Thousands across Latin America are mobilizing and celebrating the centennial anniversary of the Russian Revolution with various events throughout the region. In Venezuela, workers are marching from Caracas’ Autonomous National Telephone Company to the Miraflores Presidential Palace. “We, as revolutionaries and…

The October Revolution: Workers Take Power

Richard Becker The Russian Revolution is a vast subject. An exhaustive analysis of it is beyond the scope of this writing. But below, some of the key points will be highlighted. The Russian Revolution took place in the background of World War I, a war between imperialist powers over control of territories and colonies. The…