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Anti-Police Brutality Protests in the United States: Political Implications and Perspectives for the Working Class

(Joint statement GCCF and IGCL, June 5th 2020)

We must express our solidarity with the victims of police brutality/violence and racist discrimination, while also attempting to highlight the shortcomings of the content and terrain of these struggles from the viewpoint of fighting against the intensification of both the exploitation of the working class as well as of state-repression. As communists, we offer an orientation that is on a working class terrain, the only one that is suitable for combatting capitalist domination and the bigotry that is part of the arsenal of ideological weapons used to maintain it.

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Response to International Group of the Communist Left

Dear friends, We would like to thank you for the letter that was sent to us, in moving forward in the debate and confrontations necessary for the regroupment of the Communist Left, we send you a response clarifying and addressing some of the comments you made on our revised points of unity. [1.] First of […]

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Joint Statement With Internationalist Voice: Escalation of Imperialist Tensions, Capitalism Means War!

In recent months, we witnessed the rise of imperialist tensions between Iranian and American gangsters in the Persian Gulf region. On the one hand, the US announced that it has received clear evidence that Iran is preparing itself to attack US forces in the Middle East. The US has been sending out USS Abraham Lincoln […]

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Nuevo Curso on the Concept of Patriarchy and Women’s Oppression

Does Patriarchy Exist? It is shocking that something as everyday and omnipresent as the oppression of women is argued in such far-fetched, often erroneous and often simply false or alienating ways. Why? If not so complicated. If it is before everyone’s eyes… and yet that, the invisibility of oppression even to those who seek to […]

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Polemic from Internationalist Voice

Introduction from Gulf Coast Communist Fraction We are pleased to introduce a polemic from an organization of Iranian comrades called Internationalist Voice. We welcome their correspondence and critical comments on our Fraction, and think they have made some compelling points that deserve serious consideration. Some of the comments made echo a letter sent to us […]

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Nuevo Curso on the Union Question

Introduction We present the translation of this article that indirectly addresses our theses on the union question and the critical comments on our theses offered by the International Group of the Communist Left. We understood our original theses on the union question to be transitionary for the political development of our organization, and have come […]

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French Communist Left on the National and Colonial Questions

These recent translations of the French Communist Left on the national and colonial questions can be found originally published on the latest issue of A Free Retriever’s Readers’ Digest: https://afreeretriever.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/190428-a-free-retrievers-digest-nr-02.pdf

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Nuevo Curso on the Origins of Fascism

“Fascism has become a political insult. It has been emptied of meaning to encompass any authoritarian development, and has been associated with the most splenetic right. It is a mistake that disarms us.”

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Reflections and Conclusions on Haft Tapeh

“Our alternative is a Soviet, a collective one. We are not person-centred and we do not want individualism. Individualists, nationalists, racists and reactionaries do not associate yourselves with us. Our alternative is a worker’s soviet; collectively we will decide for ourselves, we will issue demands from the below. Enough is enough!” – Ismail Bakhshi 

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Nuevo Curso on Communist Morality: Loneliness

“The first act of effective consciousness, now as always, is to come together, study and recover the theory and history of our class and begin to understand and analyze reality with these instruments.”