2.5 million people voted (about 12% of the electorate) for the Communist Party of Ukraine in 2012. Despite this democratic mandate the fascists in power have moved to ban the Communist Party, silencing the political voice of millions. Their 23 MPs have been expelled from Parliament. The Young Communist League condemns repression, and state and […]
The crisis in Ukraine is fast escalating into a civil and proxy war. Over 150 people have died in clashes between Ukrainian Soldiers and anti-fascists in eastern Ukraine, many of them civilians.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcWXwK7e4JU] Andrew Murray of the Communist Party and the Stop the War Coalition speaking at the formation meeting of Solidarity with Antifascist Resistance in Ukraine At a packed meeting in London, a new solidarity organisation has been formed to organise support for the anti fascist peoples of the Ukraine. Go here to find out what you can […]
There was a fantastic turnout at the YCL’s emergency demonstration outside the Ukrainian Embassy in London yesterday (14/05/2014). Communists, trade-unionists and antifascists gathered at the demonstration called by the Young Communist League to condemn the EU-US-NATO led intervention in the country and to protest against the rise of fascism and attacks on communists and trade-unionists in […]
Demonstration Organised by the Young Communist League Where: The Ukrainian Embassy, London, 60 Holland Park, W11 3SJ. When: Wednesday 14/05/2014 6pm till 7pm The YCL has called a demonstration in order to
Demonstration Ukrainian Consulate Edinburgh Against Attacks on Ukrainian Communists & Trade Unionists
[wpvideo jU350lSW] Speech by YCL Scotland Organiser Johnnie Hunter outside the Ukrainian Consulate in Edinburgh 10/05/2014 as part of the YCL demonstration against attacks on Ukrainian communists and trade unionists.
The Young Communist League in Britain extends our deepest and strongest solidarity to our comrades in Ukraine. We mourn the loss of comrades brutally killed by the Neo-Nazi junta in Ukraine and call for a complete end the suppression of communists and trade unionists in Ukraine. If any further evidence was needed of the fascist, […]
The Communist Party of Britain condemns the continuing violation of the 17 April Geneva Declaration by the coup government in Kiev as a grave threat to world peace. The Geneva declaration stated that all sides in Ukraine ‘must refrain from any violence, intimidation or provocative action’. It called for ‘the immediate establishment of a broad […]
Communist Party member Kenny Coyle examines the liberal media’s refusal to put the true politics of Kiev’s neonazi groups under the spotlight. This article first appeared in the Morning Star 29/04/2014 On the internet there is a tongue-in-cheek axiom known as Godwin’s Law. It holds that in online discussions on any conceivable topic it is only a matter of […]