Communist Party of Great Britain

Next OCF – ‘Agreementism in 1917: its rise and fall’

‘Agreementism in 1917: its rise and fall’ Sunday October 31 5pm Speaker: Lars T Lih Register in advance for this webinar here For further information or the Zoom links to future sessions, please email Stan Keable at secretary@labourpartymarxists.org.uk For more events by the CPGB, check out our events page Videos of our previous ‘Special OCFs’ can be found Read more about Next OCF – ‘Agreementism in 1917: its rise and fall’[…]

Report of the October 2 CPGB members’ aggregate

Report on the 2021 Labour Party conference as well as discussions on proposed tweaks to the CPGB’s Draft Programme. This report was originally published in WW1366, which can be found here Vigorous debate On Saturday October 2 we met to discuss our perspectives in the Labour Party and some suggested amendments to section 3.13 of the CPGB’s Draft Read more about Report of the October 2 CPGB members’ aggregate[…]

New OCF video – ‘Report of Labour Party conference 2021’ with Kevin Bean

Kevin Bean of the Labour Party Marxists Steering Committee reports on the 2021 Labour Party conference to the October 3rd Online Communist Forum. The Online Communist Forum meets every Sunday and discusses politics and current events from a communist point of view in the form of a report from the Provisional Central Committee of the Read more about New OCF video – ‘Report of Labour Party conference 2021’ with Kevin Bean[…]

CU2021 summer – All CU videos now online

Session 1 – The Chatham House rule, safe spaces, noplatforming, and other such self-imposed barriers to socialism Speaker: Mike Macnair Mike Macnair is a member of the Provisional Central Committee of the CPGB and writes on a wide range of issues in the Weekly Worker. He is the author of the book Revolutionary Strategy (2008), Read more about CU2021 summer – All CU videos now online[…]

Report of Communist University 2021 summer

Report on Communist University 2021 summer, held online from Saturday August 14 to Sunday August 22. This report was originally published in WW1361, which can be found here Tackling the key issues With 27 sessions and a variety of international speakers, this year’s Summer Communist University covered many of the key issues currently facing the left globally. Read more about Report of Communist University 2021 summer[…]

Report of the July 3 CPGB members’ aggregate

Report on discussions on the results of the Batley and Spen by-election as well as tweaks to the Draft Programme. This report was originally published in WW1355, which can be found here Politics not as usual Comrades from the CPGB and Labour Party Marxists, along with invited guests, met online on Saturday July 3 to discuss perspectives for Read more about Report of the July 3 CPGB members’ aggregate[…]

OCF video – ‘Free Speech and the Law’ with Mike Macnair

Mike Macnair speaks on bourgeois law, campus culture wars, toppling statues, freedom of the press and no-platforming. You can read articles he has written for the Weekly Worker here Mike Macnair is a member of the Provisional Central Committee of the CPGB and, “being an old-fashioned ex-Trot political hack”, writes on a wide range of Read more about OCF video – ‘Free Speech and the Law’ with Mike Macnair[…]

OCF video – ‘Communism in motion: has the worm turned?’ with Chris Knight

Anthropologist Chris Knight reviews his book Blood Relations: Menstruation and the Origins of Culture 30 years on. You can read articles he has written for the Weekly Worker here Chris Knight is a British anthropologist and high-profile political activist. He became a lecturer in anthropology at the University of East London in 1989 and a professor Read more about OCF video – ‘Communism in motion: has the worm turned?’ with Chris Knight[…]