Issue: September/October 2009

  • Comrade Prachanda speaks at London public meeting

    First of all I want to make it clear that we in Nepal are trying our best to apply the fundamental theory of Marxism-Leninism-Maoism in our very concrete conditions.We are completely aware, we are fully aware, that we have a very big responsibility and we have a real historical opportunity... [Read more]

  • Celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution

    Saturday 6pm 7 NovemberSpeakers include Bob Crow, General Secretary, RMT and other international and fraternal guests.Saklatvala Hall, Southall, Dominion road, off Featherstone Road, UB2 5AAOrganised by CPGB-ML Further details from 01924 218737 or [Read more]

  • 30th Anniversary of Nicaraguan Revolution

    July 19, 2009, marked the 30th anniversary of Nicaragua’s Sandinista anti-imperialist democratic revolution which brought the Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional (FSNL) to power in Nicaragua.What this revolution overthrew was a classic neo-colonial regime that facilitated the submission of... [Read more]

  • Centenary of Madan Lal Dhingra – Patriot, Revolutionary and Martyr

    August 17th 2009 marked the 100th anniversary of the martyrdom of Madan Lal Dhingra, a great Indian revolutionary patriot, hanged in London for striking a blow for the freedom of his country. He was aged just 26.Madan Lal Dhingra was born on 18 September 1883 in the Punjabi city of Amritsar into... [Read more]

  • Solidarity on anniversary of victory in the Korean war

    On 25 July 2009, the Friends of Korea organised a celebration meeting and social to celebrate the 56th anniversary of the victory of the Korean people in their just war of resistance, known as the Fatherland Liberation War, against US imperialism, which, with the support of its allies, including... [Read more]

  • Marx against Keynes

    Almost without exception, the bourgeois media have been forced to come round to the view that the current capitalist economic crisis is going to be at least as serious as that which started in 1929.  Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, International Business Editor of the Daily Telegraph, contemplating the... [Read more]

  • Condolences to Comrade Joti Brar

    The Editorial Board of Lalkar and the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist-Leninist) express their deepest and most heartfelt condolences to Comrade Joti Brar, to her husband Carl Norburn, and to all their family members on the tragic death of their baby son Josef. ... [Read more]

  • Hail the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China

    October 1st this year marks the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Along with hundreds of millions of people around the world, especially in the vast continents of Asia, Africa and Latin America, but also among the advanced and class conscious workers in the... [Read more]

  • Clinton’s visit explodes myth of DPRK’s ‘isolation’

    Former US President Bill Clinton paid a surprise visit to Pyongyang, capital of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), from 4-5 August 2009.The immediate aim of his visit was to request the Korean people to pardon and send home on humanitarian grounds two young Asian-American women... [Read more]

  • Darwin’s far-reaching application of Dialectical Materialism to Biology

    Charles Darwin was born 200 years ago, on 12 February 1809. 50 years later in 1859 he published his most far reaching work, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.This double anniversary has received much attention on television, radio and in the press, a surprising amount of it... [Read more]

  • Afghan ‘Election’: No solution to the problem of occupation

    The charade that passed for a presidential and provincial election in Afghanistan was staged on Thursday 20th August 2009. According to the information released by the occupation forces and the puppet Kaizai regime, 40 candidates contested for the presidency, whilst 3,180 stood in the election... [Read more]