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Erica Mendez Kevin Martinez Oscar Reyes
Motto: “People and nature before profits” Contact Info: Communist Party USA 235 W. 23 rd Street 8 th Floor New York, NY Tel: Fax: Website:cpusa.org Platform: They believe that the America People can replace capitalism with a system that puts people before profit. Stands for the interest of the American Working class and the American people. Communist Party
The living standards of workers and the natural environment on which life depends are under constant attack due to the drive for maximum profits inherent in capitalism. The party fights for jobs and economic security, a decent and rising standard of living, peace, justice, equality, a sustainable environment, gay rights, health care, education, affordable housing, the needs of seniors, democracy, and a fulfilling life for everyone, with socialism as their goal. Purpose
Political Government would have to control all mean of production so that everybody receives the same amount. Economic Small businesses are unusual in Communist society. Property is evenly distributed among every member. Social communist society would need one-party rule everybody who is part of a communist party has services and necessities available to them. Cultural There is no oppressions in a communist party based in race, sex, religion and etc. Communism is a liberal party in the 4 worlds. Four Worlds
Issue Conservative Against federal budget cuts for programs such as education, privatizes Medicare and cuts Social Security and the Against capitalism; causes poverty and race war. Anti-monopoly to ensure the well being of the people. Liberal Agree that the rich should not have a tax cut. Working class needs a revolutionary party Social freedom Everybody has a job, healthcare, and a decent house
Members of the Party Current Leader: Sam Webb (2000-Present) Founder & First Leader: Charles Ruthenberg Anybody who wants to join the Communist Party USA could do so.
History of Communism Karl Marx Communist Manifesto 1848 Ground for Communist party Theory was used after his death Communist dictatorship A utopian society must be classless and stateless. Free the lower class from poverty and give them a fighting chance