I was born into a world, A world with a sickness, That sickness is racial bias, Well meaning family would tell me, Who was the enemy, Society would repeat, Old prejudices and bigotry, One day I realized, These people are my brothers, My sisters, My siblings in this long struggle, They don’t have to look […]

Historic Challenge & Historic Victory: Ode to the Workers and Comrades in New York

By Comrade MC On the 1st of April, 2022, the first Amazon facility in the United States officially won the years-long battle for unionization. Through the committed work of thousands of workers, supporters, and comrades, joining together in the united struggle for dignity and decency in the workplace, a huge victory has been won today […]

Columbia Gardens Anti-Eviction Protest

By Cde. TN Long On March 11, residents of the Columbia Gardens apartments in Arlington, VA, held a rally to protest their upcoming mass eviction at the end of the month. The rally was organized by local immigrant rights group La ColectiVA and also attended by members of the community, CPUSA, PSL, and Our Revolution. […]

The War in Ukraine: An Analysis

The Maidan movement sparked the beginning of a conflict that still has not ended. Between 2014 and the Russian invasion, …

On Comrade Engagement and the Revitalization of our Clubs

(Directive prepared by the District Chair, VACPUSA) Dear Comrades,             This document is intended to outline the Virginia District’s discussions on maintaining the engagement of our Party members, as well as revitalizing club action. This topic was discussed at the most recent open session of our District Committee on March 12th, and it was put […]

Quarterly Report, Summer-Fall 2021

Executive Committee District of Virginia Communist Party USA “The world is scourged by heat and snow, by both wealth and povertyThe youth of the land fights with us, they are the builders of the new world!The battle has ignited once again! Tension fills the heart! Lenin is young once again, and the youth of October […]

Secretary’s Report, July 16th

6th Meeting, 1st Session Executive Committee, Virginia District Communist Party USA Reports from Clubs and Collectives NoVA Representative Reports: Organizing meetings ongoing. The NoVA subregion has elected a new representative to the Executive Committee. The process of drafting and approving a club constitution and bylaws is going, as well as the continued development of local […]

A CPUSA Primer on Progressive Orgs in Virginia

This, as the name suggests, is meant to survey and bring comrades up to speed on the state of organizing in Virginia as well as familiarize readers with organizations, big and small, that operate within the state. For our purposes, the Virginia AFL-CIO is, like most similar AFL-CIO organizations in each state, comprised of the […]

Secretary’s Report, July 2nd

Secretary’s Report, July 2nd 5th Meeting, 1st Session Executive Committee, Virginia District Communist Party USA Reports from Clubs and Collectives NoVA District Organizer Reports: In response to the previous meeting of the Executive Committee, Comrades from NoVA have reported that they shall be electing a new Executive Representative soon, to serve for the remainder of […]