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The Black Book of Communism alleges that communism killed 94 million people during the 20th century. This number is accumulated from more than 10 different nations and various movements around the world. It includes two of some of the most populated nations on Earth — China and the Soviet Union. Despite being cited often, the Black Book of Communism has repeatedly been criticized for it’s reckless, careless, and highly questionable methodology.

Some of the major criticisms against the Black Book of Communism includes the fact that it counts the following as “victims of communism”: some nazis and their collaborators who…


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Former Premier of the Soviet Union, Joseph Stalin

In this piece, I will examine the situation in the Soviet Union, particularly in Ukraine, 1932–1933, of what is commonly referred to as “Holodomor”.

“Holodomor” refers to the claim of an “intentional man-made famine-genocide in Ukraine caused by Communist collectivization of the Soviet Union” or often times more specifically, of Stalin himself.

To begin, I will start with its origins. Its origins are widely credited to a Welsh man named Gareth Jones. Who was he? Jones before arriving in the Soviet Union in March of 1933, he was in nazi Germany. In an article entitled, “WITH HITLER ACROSS GERMANY” which…


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The legacy of capitalism has been filled with the tyranny of those who possess capital, characterized by genocides, colonialism, imperialism, and the general destruction of entire peoples and the planet. An alternative is necessary and crucial for the survival of humanity.

Capitalism came into this world gushing blood from all pores, rabid, foaming at it’s mouth — from the European colonization of the Americas resulting in 100,000,000 dead Indigenous persons, to the genocidal enslavement of millions of African peoples by the euro-capitalists, to countless violent repressions and brutal massacres of workers by the tyrants of capital.

Even as capitalism came…


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In Defense of Social Progress, Sovereignty, & Peace

Today, and for years, we have been told that Hugo Chávez is an evil “authoritarian”, that President Maduro is an evil “dictator”. We are told that “the Venezuelan people” hate President Maduro, that the Bolivarian government must be overthrown in the name of “democracy” and “freedom”.

We are told that hunger in Venezuela constitutes a “humanitarian crisis”, therefore should be intervened. Firstly, hunger does exist in Venezuela (as recognized by President Maduro), as it does in the whole world, including in capitalist America where some 40 million people starve while 30%–40% of food is wasted and destroyed. According to the…


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With the death of neoliberalism in the United States, many Americans are reawakening and turning to social democracy as an alternative. The allure of social democratic policies in a hardline neoliberal society that has repressed anti-capitalism for over a century is incredibly enticing. The appeals of universal healthcare, free higher education, better safety nets, a livable minimum wage, and so forth is drawing millions of working class Americans towards the reformist ideology. …


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There is an unrelenting myth that if we raise the minimum wage it will cause the inflation rate to rise. This is pure bullshit and needs to be debunked. To keep this from not getting too long, this will mostly focus on 1980’s-present.

The theory is that if the minimum wage rises, it will cause inflation. It says that corporations will raise prices in order to recuperate their profits that were lost from the increase of the cost of production, in this case, the increase of the minimum wage. Because employers will have to spend more money on their employees…

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