Communist Party of Great Britain

Next OCF – ‘Ulster unionism in crisis’

Sunday May 16, 5pm – ‘Ulster unionism in crisis’ Speaker: Kevin Bean Register in advance for this webinar here   Future OCFs: Sunday May 23, 5pm – ‘A week in politics’ Political report and discussion from CPGB’s Provisional Central Committee Register in advance for this webinar here For further information or the Zoom links to future sessions, please email Read more about Next OCF – ‘Ulster unionism in crisis’[…]

Report of Communist University Spring 2021

This report was originally published in WW1346, which can be found here Coups, putsches and revolutions Organised by the CPGB and Labour Party Marxists, Spring 2021 CU, was designed, in part, to cast a sharp light on the momentous January 6 events in Washington. Titled ‘Coups, putsches and revolutions’, its aim was, though, designed not just Read more about Report of Communist University Spring 2021[…]

Report of the April 18 CPGB members’ aggregate

Report on the ongoing programmatic debate within the CPGB as it makes tweaks to the Draft Programme. This report was originally published in WW1344, which can be found here Back to nature On April 18 Communist Party members met online to discuss section 3.3 of our Draft programme,1 which details immediate demands relating to the environment. The Read more about Report of the April 18 CPGB members’ aggregate[…]

New YouTube video – ‘Covid-19 update: will it be over by Christmas?’ With Dr Mohsen Shahmanesh

Dr Mohsen Shahmanesh addresses the April 11 Online Communist Forum. You can find articles written by Mohsen on the Weekly Worker website here   more videos of our special OCFs are available on the CPGB  YouTube channel And don’t forget to tune in to all our upcoming events live, you can find out more on Read more about New YouTube video – ‘Covid-19 update: will it be over by Christmas?’ With Dr Mohsen Shahmanesh[…]

Video – ‘German Communism and the March Action of 1921’ With Ben Lewis

This week marks the centenary of the German Communist Party’s fateful ‘March Action’, which led to around one hundred deaths, the arrest of thousands of working-class militants and around 100,000 people resigning from the party. To mark the anniversary, Ben Lewis spoke at a special Online Communist Forum dedicated to the issue. To read Paul Read more about Video – ‘German Communism and the March Action of 1921’ With Ben Lewis[…]

Video – ‘NEP, the banning of factions and Kronstadt – the turning point in the Russian Revolution?’ With Mike Macnair

Mike Macnair addresses the 7 March Online Communist Forum. Mike Macnair is a member of the Provisional Central Committee of the CPGB and is also a prolific writer for the Weekly Worker, you can find his may articles on the WW archive. He is the author of the book Revolutionary Strategy (2008) which is available Read more about Video – ‘NEP, the banning of factions and Kronstadt – the turning point in the Russian Revolution?’ With Mike Macnair[…]

Video – ‘The Misuses of Antonio Gramsci’ with David Broder

Jacobin’s Europe Editor David Broder addresses the Online Communist Forum on Sunday February 21 2021. For more from David Broder, you can find his recent articles in the Weekly Worker here You can find more videos from the CPGB on our YouTube page here And don’t forget to tune in to all our upcoming events live, you Read more about Video – ‘The Misuses of Antonio Gramsci’ with David Broder[…]

Video – ‘50 years since Siakhal, 42 years since the Iranian Revolution’ organised by Hands Off the People of Iran

This is the video of a Webinar organised by Hands Off the People of Iran to commemorate two significant events in modern Iranian history. The speakers are Yassamine Mather and Hamed Sheibani. For more Marxist analysis of Iran and the Middle East from Yassamine mather, see her recent articles in the Weekly Worker here Hands Read more about Video – ‘50 years since Siakhal, 42 years since the Iranian Revolution’ organised by Hands Off the People of Iran[…]