Pre-Convention Discussion

                
  • An important step forward

    An important step forward

    June 24, 2005

    I agree with the assessment that the most important differences in the Communist Party’s preconvention discussion center on the proposed adoption of the main strategic line of defeating the ultra-right section of transnationals and the Bush...

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  • Weaknesses in partys draft program

    Weaknesses in partys draft program

    June 24, 2005

    In response to Daniel Rubin’s article, “On critics from the ‘left’” (PWW, 6/18-24), I agree with his statement that it is important to avoid misstatements of facts and sweeping characterizations that are not supported by evidence....

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  • More about white privilege concepts

    More about white privilege concepts

    June 17, 2005

    The following are reader responses to an article by Sam Webb, “Communists make key points on racism” (PWW 4/30-5/6). A discussion worth continuing By Joel Wendland Sam Webb’s article on the “white privilege” thesis opens an...

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  • On critics from the left

    On critics from the left

    June 17, 2005

    The Communist Party USA’s party-wide preconvention discussion shows the overwhelming majority supports the strategic direction of its new draft program and main resolution and also includes many good suggestions to strengthen them. A scattering of members...

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  • Building socialism in the U.S. one brick at a time

    Building socialism in the U.S. one brick at a time

    June 3, 2005 By Tim Wheeler

    The collapse of the Soviet Union was an enormous ideological windfall for U.S. imperialism. President George H. W. Bush delivered a triumphant State of the Union message Jan. 28, 1992: “[C]ommunism is dead…By the grace of...

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