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Speech At The Third Congress Of The Communist International-(Jan Appel 1921)

  Comrade Hempel [for the KAPD]: Comrades! After hearing the Report by Comrade Radek concerning the tactical line to be adopted by the Communist International, it is possible for us to declare our agreement with the first formulation put forward … Continue reading

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The Organisational Structure of the Communist Parties, the Methods and Content of Their Work: Theses (1921)

I. General Principles 1: The organisation of the Party must correspond to the conditions and the purpose of its activity. At every stage of the revolutionary class struggle and in the subsequent period of transition to socialism – the first … Continue reading

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Message from the Amsterdam Sub-Bureau of the Comintern to the American Communist Movement (March 1920)

  Comrades: We have leaned with the utmost indignation how ruthlessly the ruling class of America is persecuting you. The brutality with which it strikes at the best workers for the cause, flogs and tortures, imprisons and deports hundreds of … Continue reading

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The Platform of the Communist International (1919)

The contradictions of the capitalist world system which were hidden deep within it have burst forth with tremendous force in a single huge explosion – the great imperialist world war. Capitalism tried to overcome its own anarchic nature by organising … Continue reading

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Political Program of the CPSU (1919)

The October Revolution (October 25 [November 7], 1917) in Russia brought about the dictatorship of the proletariat, which with the support of the poorest peasantry, or semi-proletariat, began to lay down the foundation of communist society. The course of the … Continue reading

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Sexual Relations and the Class Struggle (Alexandra Kollontai 1921)

Among the many problems that demand the consideration and attention of contemporary mankind, sexual problems are undoubtedly some of the most crucial. There isn’t a country or a nation. apart from the legendary “islands”, where the question of sexual relationships … Continue reading

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Draft theses for the 3rd Congress of the Communist Party of Italy presented by the Left (Lyons, 1926)

I. – GENERAL QUESTIONS 1. – Principles of communism The key doctrines of the communist party are founded on Marxism, which the struggle against opportunist deviations reinstated and set in place as the cornerstones of the 3rd International. These consist … Continue reading

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THESES ON PARLIAMENTARISM

1. Parliamentarism is the form of political representation characteristic of the capitalist regime. In the field of principle the critique of the Marxist Communists in regards to parliamentarism and bourgeois democracy in general shows that the franchise granted to all … Continue reading

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THESES ON BOURGEOIS DEMOCRACY AND THE DICTATORSHIP OF THE PROLETARIAT

1.  Faced with the growth of the revolutionary workers’ movement in every country, the bourgeoisie and their agents in the workers’ organizations are making desperate attempts to find ideological and political arguments in defence of the rule of the exploiters. … Continue reading

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THESES ON TACTICS ( Communist Party of Italy 2nd Congress, Rome, March 1922)

I. Organic Nature of the Communist Party 1. The Communist Party, political party of the proletarian class, presents itself in its action as a collectivity operating with a unitary approach. The initial motives which lead the elements and groups of … Continue reading

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