Capitalizing on the Worker Shortage

Workers across the United States are finding themselves at a premium in the eyes of ever more desperate employers who need to meet staffing levels to return to business as usual. Workers have at their disposal the leverage to demand higher wages and better conditions in the workplace if we can only come together in […]

The Opioid Crisis In Virginia And Elsewhere: The Communist Party USA of Virginia, Its Views, What It Fights For, And What’s Needed Right Now

The opioid crisis has wreaked devastation on the American people physically, psychologically, and financially. The media has largely ignored it while the previous administration, including the current one, have done little to alleviate the people affected. The Opioid Crisis and Virginia According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse on Virginia, there were 1,193 drug […]

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 […]

Secretary’s Report, June 18th

Secretary’s Report, June 18th 4th Meeting, 1st Session Executive Committee, Virginia District Communist Party USA Reports from Clubs and Collectives NoVADistrict Organizer reports: Meeting on the 27th. Research and analysis is ongoing. Planning Committee has been expanded to include more Comrades from the area. Analyzing the recent Virginia election.   TidewaterClub Secretary reports: Analyzing the pro-Palestine […]

Secretary’s Report, June 4th

3rd Meeting, 1st SessionExecutive Committee, Virginia DistrictCommunist Party USA Reports from Club and Collectives NoVA District Organizer reports: Face-to-face meetings of the Planning Committee are ongoing, and a committee on housing has been formed. Committee is putting together materials on the housing crisis, making contacts with regional organizations and local actions, and forming a District […]

The Growing Plight of the American Working Class

Since the 1970s in America the living conditions for the working-class have been declining. This decline in living conditions is caused by many interdependent components working in unison.