First anniversary rally for the victims of the May 2, Odessa attack

Yesterday the Young Communist League (YCL) was amongst those commemorating the victims of the fascist attack on the House of Trade Unions in Odessa, Ukraine one year ago. 42 people – including communists, trade unionists and antifascists – were killed in the premeditated massacre by fascists in support of the new Kiev regime on May […]

Justice for Odessa on May 2 – one year later

On May 2, 2014 armed fascists attacked the House of Trade Unions in Odessa and carried out a horrific sustained massacre on all those inside. The Ukrainian authorities have not held the perpetrators to account for their crimes.

Challenge: Latest Issue

Challenge : January 2015 [January 2015; Volume 21; Issue 37] £1.50 + £1 P&P Challenge is the quarterly journal of the YCL – it regularly contains articles covering all the latest news and views of the YCL, developments international, articles covering important historical developments, culture, different campaigns and struggles taking place in Britain and the rest of the […]

No Remembrance March for Ukrainian War Nazis!

Veterans of Hitler’s SS and their supporters are marching this Sunday, 16 November 2014 to the cenotaph in London, in commemoration, they claim, of Ukraine’s fallen ‘in all wars’. By commemorating the fallen of ‘all wars’, they explicitly include those who fought with Hitler’s Wehrmacht and SS in Ukraine, as well as far-right and neo-Nazi paramilitaries […]

NATO – NO!

Let’s build on the fantastic demonstration against the NATO summit in Newport last Saturday. No to NATO aggression and imperialism! Yes to peace and Socialism! Read the full report from the Morning Star!

Stop the US and UK Funding the Murder of Civilians in Gaza and Donbass!

London YCLers and other comrades met on Tuesday (12th August) outside the US Embassy to protest US imperialism’s role in the current crises in Palestine and Ukraine. Save Gaza, save Ukraine! Get involved with the campaigns Solidarity with Antifascist Resistance in Ukraine and Palestine Solidarity Campaign UK today

US and EU Imperialism “looking for Lebensraum”

Writing in Britain’s socialist daily the Morning Star, Communist Party international secretary John Foster warns what happens when western imperialism, in the form of the EU-USA, looks East. This article first featured in the Morning Star 02/08/2014

Communist Party of Ukraine Expelled from Parliament

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 […]