West Bengal needs change of system

The Editor,

Sir, I am writing to thank the CC of the CGPI for its timely and incisive statement entitled "Elections in West Bengal: Bengal needs change of system'' issued on April 17, 2011 at the time when the state is going to elections after nearly 35 years of Left Front rule.

The statement is of great value as it assesses and analyzes concretely what the content of the election is going to be, as regards the `change' it is going to bring in with the possible victory of the TMC-Congress combine. This is the kind of change that is wished for and nurtured by bourgeoisie, a change of one front of political parties that serve the interest of the bourgeoisie to another front that serves the same class interests, when the former is descredited. Is this the kind of change that the people of West Bengal need to address their vast problems of deprivation, hunger, unemployment and a bleak future? Or is there another kind of change that could actually solve these problems?

The statement clearly points out that the latter cannot occur without revolution and a fundamental change in the system away from the present model of representative democracy that has been handed down by the British colonialists. It is precisely this system that has been nurtured, defended and perfected by the CPI(M) and the Left Front, and it is they that have emerged as the strongest defenders of the system that safeguards the interests of the big bourgeoisie in the country. The path of betrayal of revolution has been the path of the CPI(M) and it finds itself now at the mercy of the winds that it can no longer control. On the other hand, the statement points out that the CPI (Maoists) are willing to support with the TMC and Congress due to its enmity with the CPI(M). Such activities have brought shame and disgrace to the name of communism.

The statement also clearly enunciates what the role of communists such as the CGPI is during the time of elections, which is to advance the cause of class struggle and the proletarian revolution. I hail the work of the CGPI in this regard. Let us work to change the system itself so that the people of India can then be the masters of their own destiny. Let us work for the Navnirman of India.

Down with the line of reconciliation with the bourgeoisie!

Down with the line of the CPI(M) and the Left Front!

Down with the TMC and Congress combine! Bring in the revolution! Bring in real change!


A. Narayan, Bangalore


Share Everywhere

West Bengal    reconciliation    needs change    Elections    Communism    change the system    bourgeoisie    May 1-15 2011    Letters to Editor    Political Process    

पार्टी के दस्तावेज

8 Jan General Strike

Call of the Mazdoor Ekta Committee

The all India general strike has been called to resolutely oppose the course of enriching the capitalist minority by impoverishing the toiling majority. It has been called to assert the rights that belong to workers, peasants and other toiling people who create the wealth of India.

Hum Hain Iske Malik! Hindostan Humara!

Election manifesto of a CGPI supported candidate for Lok SabhaParties of the capitalist class claim that there is no alternative to the program of globalisation,liberalisation and privatisation. The truth is that there IS an alternative.The alternative is to reorient the economy to fulfil people’s needs instead of fulfilling capitalist greed. This is the program for the Navnirman of India.

(Click thumbnail to download PDF)

5th Congress DocumentThe Report to the Fifth Congress of the Communist Ghadar Party of India, presented by Comrade Lal Singh, General Secretary of the CGPI, on behalf of its Central Committee, was discussed and adopted by the Fifth Congress of the CGPI, held in November 2016. By decision of the Fifth Congress, this report has been edited for publication.

(Click thumbnail to download PDF)

Click to Download PDFThe first part of this pamphlet is an analysis of facts and phenomena to identify and expose the real aims behind the Note Ban. The second part is devoted to a critical appraisal of the government’s claims that it will reduce inequality, corruption and terrorism. The third part is what Communist Ghadar Party believes is the real solution to these problems and the immediate program of action towards that solution.

(Click thumbnail to download PDF)

These Elections are a FarceInterview with Comrade Lal Singh, General Secretary of Communist Ghadar Party of India by Comrade Chandra Bhan, Editor of Mazdoor Ekta Lehar

(Click thumbnail to download PDF)

Manifesto 2014Unite around the program to reconstitute the Indian Republic and reorient the economy to ensure prosperity and protection for all!

There is growing realisation among workers, peasants and other self-employed people that the program of liberalisation and privatisation only serves to enrich an exploiting minority at their expense. Mass resistance is growing to this anti-worker, anti-peasant and anti-national program.

(Click thumbnail to download PDF)