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Cherukuri Rajkumar (Comrade Azad) and Hem Pandey ¡Presentes!

It is difficult to sum up a life, none less so than that of a revolutionary leader that eluded capture for over three decades and helped build a revolutionary movement. Cherukuri Rajkumar, known as Comrade Azad, was a member of … Continue reading

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The Mass Line: What It Is and How to Use It

While organizing people on the bus, I met a Black janitor who was very supportive of our work to fight for better buses and lowered fares, but thought that “immigrants” caused the bus fares to cost more. Instead of agreeing … Continue reading

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Nepal’s First Days of May: General Strike and Provocation

Kathmandu, May 11 — The largest mobilization of human beings in Nepal’s history brought hundreds of thousands of villagers into the capital Kathmandu for May First protests – and the entire country to a standstill. May Day! On May First, … Continue reading

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As Thousands Arrive for May 1st: Maoists Call General Strike

  The workshops of Kathmandu’s broken-down trolley system are not far from the airport. The roar of jet engines flying low on approach contrasts with the strange silence of the idle repair barns. Working men play cards beside the rusting … Continue reading

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