Revolutionary Democracy

Revolutionary Democracy is a half-yearly theoretical and political journal published in April and September from India. It contains materials on the problems facing the communist movement, particularly relating to Russia, China and India, the origins of modern revisionism, the restoration of capitalism in the USSR and developments in the international communist movement.

New articles:

Statement of ICMLPO Parties of Europe
Statement on massacre in Sudan, Democratic Way
Red Flags on the Streets

New in the Archives:

Antono Gramsci Archive
Mao Tse-Tung Archive
Questions of Soviet Music
Aleksandra Kollontai Archive
Articles on People's Democracy in Brazil
Georgi Dimitrov Archive
Jose Diaz Archive
Many new articles in the archive under People's Front in Spain
Fascism and Social Revolution, R. Palme Dutt, second edition, November 1934
Togliatti's Speech on the Colonial Question  at the Sixth Congress
Rapport au Congrès du Parti Communiste d’Albanie, Enver Hoxha, 1948 (in French)
Programme of the Communist Party of Australia, Sydney, 1958
For National Independence, Against U.S.-U.K. Imperialism, New Zealand
Programme of the Communist Party of New Zealand, Auckland, 1951

Vol. XXIV, No. 1, September, 2018

Arkady Shaiket,
Construction of the Moscow Telegraphic Centre, 1928,
Gelatin silver Print

V.B. Pinchuk, V.I. Lenin in Razliv, 1955, Basrelief

Geli Korzhev, In the Days of War, 1950s, Sketch
‘Culpable Genocide Not Amounting To Murder’ – The Tuticorin Massacre, C.N. Subramaniam

Absence of Political Will to Save the Indian Economy, A Case Study of Indian Financial Management, N. Bhattacharya

Seducing People with Promises, Political Economy of Budget 2018-19, K.B. Saxena

Agrarian Crisis and Women Workers in Rural India, Jaya Mehta

What to do with the Four Million Stateless in Assam? Santosh Rana

Manipur Against Corporate Plunder, An Interview with Jiten Yumnam, Malem Ningthouja

SAIL: There is a Little Death in Every Steel, NTUI

Immediately Stop the Unlawful Arrest of Trade Unionists and Human Rights Defenders, NTUI

Statement of Romila Thapar and others (28th Sept. 2018)

Repeal The Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967 (October 22, 2018), AICCTU, AITUC, NTUI

Brazil: The Majority of the Electors Did Not Vote for the Fascist Millionaire, Luiz Falcão

About the Elections in Brazil: Did Fascism Fall on Us? Guido Proano Andrade

Tracking Bhagat Singh and Jawaharlal Nehru, Amar Kant

Correspondence: Mahendra Neh, Member, Politburo of the Marxist Communist Party of India (United)

A Communist Approach to the Question of the Right of Nations to Self-Determination in the Era of Imperialism, The Party of Labour of Iran (Toufan)

EMEP Chairwoman Selma Gurkan Will Be On Trial for Criticising the AKP’s War Policies

Are the Popular Fronts Necessary?, Raul Marcos

Letter on the Renaming of Tsaritsyn (January 25, 1925), J.V. Stalin (1 p.)

Results of the Youth Conference of South-East Asian Countries, (March 22, 1948), N. Mikhailov (Intro only) (14 p.)

The Letter of New Central Committee – A Review, (23rd July 1950), Jyoti Basu (Intro only) (14 p.)

On the Question of Lavrentiy Beria – I, (2nd July, 1953), V.M. Molotov

Serious Mistakes and Shortcomings in the Activities of the CPGB, (January 21, 1954), M. Mitin (Intro only) (20 p.)

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Editorial Board
Tahir Asghar, Malem Ningthouja, Ashim Roy, Vijay Singh, C.N. Subramaniam

Editorial Address
K-67 First Floor, Jangpura Extension,
New Delhi 110014



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