The COVID-19 Pandemic: In Canada, revolutionaries are building networks of solidarity

Originally posted on Redspark The following interview was conducted with representatives of the Revolutionary Communist Party of Canada (PCR-RCP), providing a revolutionary perspective on the current conditions of the pandemic in Canada. Redspark: Three weeks ago, your organization published an article analyzing the situation of the country in the context of the COVD-19 pandemic. How … Continue reading The COVID-19 Pandemic: In Canada, revolutionaries are building networks of solidarity

The Coronavirus, the Depression, and the Condition of the Working Class

By the MER-RSM Coordinating Committee The Canadian state and its entire imperialist project is in a general state of crisis. While this crisis may have been accelerated by the current Coronavirus pandemic, its root lies in the capitalist system itself of which Engels, one of the greatest leaders the working-class has ever produced, said: “In … Continue reading The Coronavirus, the Depression, and the Condition of the Working Class

Corona and Quebec: Lies Death and Fascism

By Johnathon Recently there has been a fake propaganda poll making the rounds that claim 94% of Quebecers agree with Francois Legault’s handling of the Coronavirus crisis. While we should be skeptical of the poll’s dubious and unrepresentative methodology, the fact that even one person thinks the government is properly handing this crisis is concerning. … Continue reading Corona and Quebec: Lies Death and Fascism

CHARLOTTETOWN: Rent Strike Gains Momentum

By Alexis J. The PEI government, which now has confirmed 18 cases, is doing relatively little for the working-class, and many more will suffer before the crisis ends. Many people in PEI are fearing unemployment, debt, and evictions, yet the government response is just more testing and social distancing. Ernie Hudson, the Minister of Social … Continue reading CHARLOTTETOWN: Rent Strike Gains Momentum

MONTREAL: Migrant Detainees Are on Hunger Strike

By Alexis J. As the COVID-19 crisis worsens large sections of the Candian proletariat are feeling the brunt of the pandemic. In the midst of a failed healthcare system and an absence of any meaningful relief plan, mass working-class organizations are being forged. All over the country, mutual aid programs that help provide supplies and … Continue reading MONTREAL: Migrant Detainees Are on Hunger Strike

SASKATOON: Crises Sows Revolutionary Seeds

By Jon McCrimmon The Saskatchewan healthcare system struggles to adapt to this crisis like much of the county, ravaged by decades of neoliberal capitalism. COVID-19 is a rare force of nature, something to be respected and not taken lightly. By sucking the life out of our healthcare workers with overwork, cutting resources outright and by refusing … Continue reading SASKATOON: Crises Sows Revolutionary Seeds

COVID-19, the Canadian State, and Global Capitalism

By the Parti Communiste Révolutionnaire - Revolutionary Communist Party (PCR-RCP) Originally published here: https://www.pcrrcp.ca/en/6124 With the current economic downturn, the capitalist media and its pundits would make it seem as though COVID-19, or what is known broadly as the “coronavirus”, is in itself the cause of mass shortages and the general collapse of the global … Continue reading COVID-19, the Canadian State, and Global Capitalism