Profound Crisis, Deepening Divisions, The Looming Possibility Of Civil War—
And The Revolution That Is Urgently Needed

A Necessary Foundation, A Basic Roadmap For This Revolution

by Bob Avakian, Revolutionary Leader, Author of the New Communism

The Bob Avakian Interviews
A leader for a time when the future hangs in the balance:
Up Close and Personal With Bob Avakian
Heart and Soul & Hard-Core For Revolution

A Rare Appearance on
The RNL—Revolution Nothing Less—Show
on youtube/therevcoms

Read What People Are Saying...

How can any decent person deny that we need a revolution to overthrow this system?!

Bob Avakian
Responds to a Basic Youth
“Common Sense” Is Often Wrong
A Scientific Approach Shows Revolution Is Possible, Especially In This “Rare Time”



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  • Suggested readings for The Bob Avakian Institute Program Series

    OVERALL READINGS: *  THE NEW COMMUNISM: The science, the strategy, the leadership for an actual revolution, and a radically new society on the road to real emancipation by Bob Avakian (Download as PDF or order from * SCIENCE AND REVOLUTION: On the Importance of Science and the Application of Science to Society, the New Synthesis of Communism and the Leadership of Bob Avakian, An Interview with Ardea Skybreak (Download as PDF or order from * The New Synthesis of Communism: Fundamental Orientation, Method and Approach, and Core Elements by Bob Avakian READINGS FOR PROGRAM TOPICS Readings for First […]

  • The Bob Avakian Institute Program Series

    At a time when the world cries out for a radical and fundamental alternative to the current order… There is a NEW Communism…and this could change everything. [twocol_one]Millions flee from country to country, drowning or shot down or starving as they run… genocides and the threat of genocide in every corner of the planet… the trajectory toward environmental destruction accelerates… and fascist regimes consolidate themselves all over the planet, including within the U.S. Even in the face of struggle and protest—the oppression of Black and other oppressed peoples, of women, of immigrants, of LGBTQ people intensifies, with threats of much, […]

  • A year-end gathering to watch the film of Bob Avakian’s talk:

    THE TRUMP/PENCE REGIME MUST GO! In The Name of Humanity, We REFUSE To Accept a Fascist America, A Better World IS Possible On the day before New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles, 30 people gathered to watch the film of a talk by Bob Avakian: THE TRUMP/PENCE REGIME MUST GO! In The Name of Humanity, We REFUSE To Accept a Fascist America, A Better World IS Possible. The Bob Avakian Institute sponsored the event, which brought together a diverse group. Students home for the holidays heard about it on Facebook and a number of activists with Refuse Fascism attended. Several people […]

  • The BA Institute Leads a Discussion on the Film The Trump/Pence Regime Must Go!

    “Where does he start, why, where does he go, and what did you think?” This question began a recent discussion of Bob Avakian’s filmed speech, THE TRUMP/PENCE REGIME MUST GO! In The Name of Humanity, We REFUSE To Accept a Fascist America. A Better World IS Possible. The film showing and discussion itself was sponsored by The Bob Avakian Institute last week in Chicago. The audience was diverse in regard to age, background, experience, and point of view—though all were pretty firmly against the Trump/Pence regime and just about everybody had been acting against it. Many of the people there had […]

  • Syllabus for Study and Discussion

  • Carl Dix at UCLA – September 7

  • UCLA Panel: Science and Revolution