Category Archives: Movies

Cesar Chavez, the Movie

I went to see the movie, Cesar Chavez on his birthday, March 31st.  I watched and felt a mix of sentiments about it.  Being an individual who was partly inspired by Chavez and the United Farm Workers Union (U.F.W.) I felt a certain amount of kinship … Continue reading

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The murder of Fred Hampton

Fred Hampton, who had become chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party by the age of twenty-one, was a great revolutionary leader and organizer. He was killed in cold blood on December 4, 1969, as he lay … Continue reading

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Lenin is young again

At the end of October we once again commemorate the October Revolution, when the Russian Bolsheviks overthrew their capitalist government and created the world’s first socialist state. This clip from Sergei Eisenstein’s movie October, filmed on the actual location where … Continue reading

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Film Review of “The Beginning of the Great Revival”

Reposted with author’s permission from the blog The Fuckin’ Loudest Asians, we bring you this movie review in honor of the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China Synopsis: The Beginning of the Great Revival portrays … Continue reading

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Movies for Your Revolutionary Spirit

  9 to 5 The subtitle might as well be Dictatorship of the (Pink-Collar) Proletariat.  Three secretaries kidnap their misogynist asshole of a boss, trap him in his own mansion, and run the business like it was theirs–or everybody’s.  Child … Continue reading

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Communist Manifestoon!

We also highly recommend reading the Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Frederick Engels. Download this piece as a PDF

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