Discussion on May Day 2012 - THURS. 4-12-12 at 7 pm

Discussion of the editorial, "A Call for May Day, 2012," from Revolution #265.  Plans will be made to build for a truly electrifying May Day wave of taking BA Everywhere.  The date of this discussion has changed from our original posting. The NEW date is Thursday, April 12 at 7 pm.

May Day 2012... the world is a horror for billions, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Another world is possible, and in the face of this horror, the international proletariat, and people across this country and the world, declare their determination to fight for a world free of exploitation and oppression.

May Day 2012... the Occupy movement, refusing to accept the world as it is, has called for demonstrations on May 1 to advance that movement.

May Day 2012... a time when, as we raise big money, we promote and popularize the work and vision of Bob Avakian to all corners of society. Because of BA and the work he has done over several decades summing up the positive and negative experience of the communist revolution so far, and drawing from a broad range of human experience, there is a new synthesis of communism that has been brought forward—there really is a viable vision and strategy for a radically new, and much better, society and world, and there is the crucial leadership that is needed to carry forward the struggle toward that goal. People everywhere need this; the world needs this. There is no more fitting way to celebrate May 1 this year than to take BA’s vision out there, into the neighborhoods and onto the campuses. And to take BA Everywhere into the Occupy movement and other sites of protest and questioning... (read more)