All power to the Haitian people, no compromise with US imperialism!
Assata Shakur’s ongoing life and legacy of revolution-building and the sharp analysis in her writings should serve as lessons for those of us who wish to follow in her footsteps — to become revolutionaries capable of striking fear into the heart of empire, and hope into the hearts of the oppressed.
Breaking the nightmarish logic of capitalist realism necessitates a shattering of illusions in left reformism and the ‘parliamentary road’ as representing anything other than a brake on working-class emancipation.
On the 30th of January 1972, 14 Irish people were murdered and many more injured by the British Paratroopers in Derry, at a peaceful anti-internment rally. 48 years later there is still a denial of justice.
Our mission as communists in one of the world's foremost imperialist countries, itself a junior partner to the US, has never been clearer. Red Fightback stands in unconditional solidarity with Bolivia, the MAS, and with Evo Morales.
Freedom fighters and socialists carry his image in their hearts on almost every continent, and where there is struggle, he is remembered. This day, October 8th, is celebrated throughout Latin America as “Día del Guerrillero Heróico” – Day of the Heroic Revolutionary.