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THE GUARDIAN. Issue #1980 September 27, 2021

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CPA Policies

Youth

A progressive, healthy and capable youth are the basis of a sustainable socialist society, but Australian youth is facing increasing barriers to their aspirations after...

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Women

A socialist society aspires to enhancing the position of women in society, particularly those women who form part of the working class. Female workers make...

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Transport

Provision of adequate public transport to services to all communities is a social and environmental imperative. Private road transport is a major contributor to carbon...

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On trade unions

CPA members are active members of their trade unions and seek to play an active role in their union in the workplace and at all levels of the union.

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Temporary visa workers

Globalisation has brought about a massive restructuring of economies and new international divisions of labour. The global expansion of trade in commodities was followed by...

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US Imperialism in Asia

After World War II, British colonialism was replaced by US imperialism in Australia as the dominant economic, political and military power. Today, Australia’s military forces...

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Public sector

The public sector of the economy consists of all that is owned and run by government, including industrial enterprises, infrastructure and the services provided by...

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Military spending

Australia’s military spending is close to $30 billion per annum and set to rise in coming years to $40 billion. The Defence Minister claims Australia...

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Manufacturing industry

The Communist Party of Australia sees the development of the manufacturing sector as critical for the future development of the Australian economy and for the...

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Living wage

The Communist Party of Australia is committed to not only stopping the attacks on and erosion of the living standards of the Australian working class...

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LGBTQI rights

LGBTQI is an acronym referring to a group of identities that includes, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans/transgendered, queer and intersex people, encompassing other sexualities and gender...

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Internet

The Internet has become an integral part of Australian people’s lives. Since the beginning of the 21st century it has been steadily replacing television and...

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International solidarity

The Communist Party of Australia is internationalist in its outlook and considers international solidarity a duty. Capitalism is a globalised system of oppression and exploitation...

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Housing

Housing is a basic human right enshrined in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights. In a modern, industrialised and relatively wealthy nation like Australia...

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Health

Universal access to medical care is fundamental to building a healthy socialist society. Medical expertise, medical institutions, and medical research are part of Australia’s social...

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Environment

A socialist society is a society that recognises humanity’s place in nature and lives with nature on the basis of sustainability. This means the provision...

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Employment

The right to employment is a basic human right. However, capitalism to survive keeps wages in competition creating and promoting unemployment. Capitalists are only interested...

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Education

The Communist Party of Australia supports an education system which promotes collective and democratic values, co-operation not individualism, equality not discrimination, multiculturalism not racism, and...

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Indigenous rights

In 2007, Operation Outreach involving 600 Australian Army soldiers was launched against Indigenous communities to implement the Howard Coalition Government’s Northern Territory Intervention policy. The...

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Youth

A progressive, healthy and capable youth are the basis of a sustainable socialist society, but Australian youth is facing increasing barriers to their aspirations after...

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CPA Statements

AUKUS Tripartite Agreement and nuclear-powered submarines 2021

AUKUS Tripartite Agreement and nuclear-powered submarines

The Communist Party of Australia urges all its members and supporters to actively oppose the Morrison government’s decision to join the AUKUS Agreement.

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20 years of occupation of Afghanistan 2021

20 years of occupation of Afghanistan

International Department CPA

The withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan has ended with the same Taliban forces taking over even larger parts of the country than they controlled before the occupation.

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CPA Central Committee statement: for COVID-safe community 2021

CPA Central Committee statement: for COVID-safe community

The CPA CC expresses its sympathy to the many working people and the broader community suffering in the wake of the COVID Delta strain which is gaining ascendency across large parts of the country and the world.

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Solidarity Resolution by Communist and Workers’ Parties in Support of the Struggle of the Communist Party of Cuba 2021

Solidarity Resolution by Communist and Workers’ Parties in Support of the Struggle of the Communist Party of Cuba

The imperialists are becoming more blatant in their attempts to topple the socialist system in Cuba. The recent anti-government protests in Cuba are a product...

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No politicisation of COVID origin tracing 2021

No politicisation of COVID origin tracing

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc across the globe, the current situation is still grave.

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CPA fraternal greeting to the SACP Centenary 2021

CPA fraternal greeting to the SACP Centenary

International Department CPA

The Communist Party of Australia, CPA, salutes the centenary of unbroken struggle by the South African Communist Party.

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Call for urgent vaccinations for Sydney workers and an end to pandemic handouts to big business 2021

Call for urgent vaccinations for Sydney workers and an end to pandemic handouts to big business

The people of south-western and western Sydney need 24-hour vaccination hubs and pop-up vaccination centres as the Delta variant continues to pose a threat to all of Australia, according to the CPA.

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CPA Statement in Solidarity with Socialist Cuba 2021

CPA Statement in Solidarity with Socialist Cuba

International Department CPA

The Communist Party of Australia condemns in the strongest possible terms the subversive campaign waged by the US government and Western media against the Cuban Revolution, its government, and people.

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CPA greeting to AKEL’s 23rd Congress 2021

CPA greeting to AKEL’s 23rd Congress

International Department CPA

Andros Kyprianou General Secretary Progressive Party of the Working People-AKEL E: interbureau@akel.org.cy Dear comrade, The Communist party of Australia (CPA) sends warm fraternal greetings to...

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CPA greeting to the Centenary of the Communist Party of China 2021

CPA greeting to the Centenary of the Communist Party of China

International Department CPA

On the historic occasion of the centenary of the founding of your esteemed Party, the Communist Party of Australia (CPA) sends its fraternal greetings and congratulations.

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Solidarity with the Colombian people 2021

Solidarity with the Colombian people

International Department CPA

The Communist Party of Australia (CPA) condemns in the strongest possible terms the actions by the Colombian government of President Ivan Duque against the people of Colombia.

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38th Congress of the Communist Party of Sweden 2021

38th Congress of the Communist Party of Sweden

International Department CPA

On behalf of the Communist Party of Australia, please accept warm, fraternal greetings to your 38th Congress.

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Congratulatory message  to Miguel Diaz-Canel 2021

Congratulatory message to Miguel Diaz-Canel

Communist Party of Australia

Please accept the fraternal greeting and congratulations from the Communist Party of Australia’s Central Committee on your election as First Secretary of the CC of the CPC.

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CPA greeting to the 91st Anniversary of the foundation of the People’s Party of Panama  2021

CPA greeting to the 91st Anniversary of the foundation of the People’s Party of Panama 

International Department CPA

The Communist Party of Australia sends warm fraternal greetings on the occasion of the 91st anniversary of the People’s Party of Panama.

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CPA greeting to the 99th Anniversary of the foundation of the Brazilian Communist Party  2021

CPA greeting to the 99th Anniversary of the foundation of the Brazilian Communist Party 

International Department, CPA

On behalf of the CPA, please receive warmest fraternal greetings on the 99th founding anniversary of the Brazilian Communist Party. 

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CPA Greeting to the Centenary of the Italian Communist Party 2021

CPA Greeting to the Centenary of the Italian Communist Party

International Department CPA

The Communist Party of Australia sends warm fraternal greetings on the centenary of the founding of the Italian Communist Party.

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CPA Statement on US inclusion of Cuba on its terror list 2021

CPA Statement on US inclusion of Cuba on its terror list

International Department CPA

The CPA condemns in the strongest possible terms the inclusion of Cuba in the US list of “state sponsors of terrorism.”

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CPA Greeting to the 13th Congress Communist Party of Viet Nam 2021

CPA Greeting to the 13th Congress Communist Party of Viet Nam

International Department CPA

On behalf of the Communist Party of Australia, please receive warmest fraternal greetings to your 13th National Party Congress taking place in January, 2021.

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CPA Greeting XI National Congress Lao People’s Revolutionary Party 2021

CPA Greeting XI National Congress Lao People’s Revolutionary Party

Vinnie Molina, Party President, International Department, CPA

On behalf of the CPA, please receive our warmest fraternal greetings on the occasion of your XI National Congress taking place in January 2021.

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