Sam Webb, via People's World (their newspaper):
It is obvious that there is a growing feeling of frustration and even anger among supporters of the Democratic Party with its performance over the past two years.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, speaking for the labor movement, strongly expressed this unhappiness in some recent speeches.
We make criticisms, but we do it in a certain context and with a certain strategic objective in mind. We are keenly aware of the fact that the agenda of the far right is to bring this administration and country to its knees, with a heavy dose of racism, lies and economic sabotage, setting the stage for a full blown return to power of the most reactionary, racist, anti-labor, anti-women, homophobic and militarist grouping in U.S. politics.
And this is where I say - What?, Huh?, and WTF! And here's some interesting tidbits from their website:
A better and peaceful world is possible — a world where people and nature come before profits. That’s socialism. That’s our vision. We are the Communist Party USA.
Defeating the Rightwing on the Road to Socialism - the author states, "Our affinity to the American radical/democratic tradition."
US Communists salute the Cuban Revolution - "The Communist Party of the USA hereby Sends our special greeting to comrades Fidel Castro Ruz and comrade president Raul Castro Ruz, thanking them for their long service to the international working class and humanity, and wishing them many more years of good health and happiness."
VIDEO: Was Jesus a communist? - unbelievable.
If I were them, I'd be looking out for lightning bolts or for the sidewalk to open up and swallow them whole.unists salute the Cuban Revolution