Comrade workers! Let us then prepare with redoubled energy for the decisive...– V.I. Lenin, May Day (1904)
Even after a few years of being a Communist, it can still bother me when the media spends a short week huffing and snorting about how ridiculous it would be that *anyone* in the US would be a Communist, especially in government. A week spent observing liberal blogs howling in derision and starting “rumors” that House Republicans might then be child molesters, because I guess to a...
Oh wait, it gets better.
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0412/75037.html Communist Party slams Allen West A top official of the Communist Party USA on Wednesday ripped Rep. Allen West’s “sad ploy” for claiming that as many as 80 Democratic members of the House are communists. “I just think it’s an absurd way to cast a shadow over his colleagues. It’s kind of a sad ploy,” Libero Della Piana, a vice-chairman of the...
Rep. Allen West: Democratic group is Communist
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/onpolitics/post/2012/04/allen-west-democrats-communist-party-/1#.T4XBqY4obEZ Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., had initially declined to name names when he said “he’s heard” that up to 80 House Democrats are members of the Communist Party. Now, his office says West was referring to the Congressional Progressive Caucus when the freshman Tea Party...
Rogueish: To reinforce the depth and scope of the... →
To reinforce the depth and scope of the dilemma it must be said that Lenin who new what communism meant, in the early days of the Russian Revolution, wrote quite frankly that he could not say what form the new relations of labor would take in a socialist society; no one could work them out but…
Unlike the anarchists, the Marxists recognize struggle for reforms—i.e., for...– Lenin (via jesteractivist)
Only in community [with others has each] individual the means of cultivating his...– Marx, German Ideology (via rhizombie)