Revolutionaries went on to defeat the U. S. supported dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. In doing so, they launched the Cuban project of building a socialist society.
The Brexit represents either a moment of opportunity for the Left to challenge Europe's oligarchy--or a chance for nationalists to poison the UK's politics.
The Finnish Communist Party (SKP or CPF) held its Congress on June 4-5 in Turku, Finland.
Cuba's Communist Party held its 7th Party Congress in Havana between April 16 and April 19.
"Faced with these attacks, let us stand together for freedom, equality, fraternity and peace."
Bidhya Devi Bhandari said her election marked a first step toward assuring the new constitutional guarantees of equality are fulfilled.
The South African Communist Party's Special National Congress took stock of a range of problems besetting South Africa's young democracy.
The red hammer-and-sickle banners of the Portuguese Communist Party and the green flags of the Green Ecological Party filled the streets of Lisbon.
Forty years after the American war in Vietnam ended in ignominious defeat, the traces of that terrible conflict are disappearing.
"The strike is a message to the government: We will not accept being treated as second- or third-class citizens."