Category Archives: #EnemiesWithin

ECHOES OF POL POT: BERNIE MOVEMENT’S CLOSE TIES TO NORWEGIAN COMMUNISTS

By Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times* “Our Revolution” and “People for Bernie,” two key elements of the Bernie Sanders for President movement, have developed a close relationship with a militant Norwegian communist party. The party in question, Rodt (Red Party), was formerly known as the Arbeidernes Kommunistparti (AKP or Workers’ Communist Party) and was notorious in Norway for its open support of Cambodian communist leader and mass murderer Pol Pot. The Sanders movement’s ties to one of the most extreme communist parties Read More...
TOPSHOT - People hold a banner picturing Communist figures including (From L) German philosopher and communist theoretician Karl Marx, German philosopher and communist thinker Friedrich Engels, Soviet leader Vladimir Ilitch Lenin, Soviet leader Josph Stalin and Chinese late communist leader Mao Zedong, as they gather in Bakirkoy district as part of the the May Day rally, in Istanbul, on May 1, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / OZAN KOSE        (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP via Getty Images)

56 COMMUNIST PARTIES GATHER IN TURKEY TO CELEBRATE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COMINTERN

By Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times* Commentary The international communist movement just celebrated its 100th birthday at a gathering in Turkey. Far from using the occasion to confess their responsibility for 160 million to 200 million deaths and their legacy of torture, famine, and oppression, the assembled communists look forward to a bright future, in which Marxism-Leninism rules every corner of the globe. The “One-Hundredth Anniversary of the Founding of the Communist International: The Fight for Peace and Socialism Continues” was held in Read More...
ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA  - NOVEMBER 05:  Virginia voters head to the polls at Nottingham Elementary School November 5, 2019 in Arlington, Virginia. All 140 seats in the General Assembly are on the ballot today as Virginia holds its statewide election for the state legislature with national political parties closely watching the results as a potential indicator of the 2020 presidential election. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

VIRGINIA GOES BLUE: PRO-CHINA COMMUNISTS CLAIM CREDIT

Did a China-based American communist help flip Virginia? Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times*  | November 14, 2019   Updated: November 14, 2019 News Analysis It’s official. The once deep-red Commonwealth of Virginia is now a blue state. As a result of the Nov. 5 election, Democrats now hold all three of the statewide constitutional offices, both U.S. Senate seats, the majority of its Congress members, and both chambers of the State House. Laura Ingraham of Fox News says it’s because of “changing Read More...
The City Hall building with the statue of William Penn on top is seen in the city center of Philadelphia on December 3, 2017.
Philadelphia is the largest city in Pennsylvania and the sixth-most populous city in the United States, with an estimated population of 1,567,872 and more than 6 million in metropolitan area, as of 2016. Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley region, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers.  / AFP PHOTO / Eric BARADAT        (Photo credit should read ERIC BARADAT/AFP via Getty Images)

MAOISTS AND SOCIALISTS INCREASE THEIR INFLUENCE ON PHILLY CITY COUNCIL

Trevor Loudon |  The Epoch Times*   | November 12, 2019,  Updated: November 13, 2019 Commentary Radical Maoists from Liberation Road and their small “c” communist allies from Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) elected one of their own to Philadelphia City Council on Nov. 5. Kendra Brooks, who won a city council at-large seat, will join fellow radical Helen Gym on the 17-member body. Heavily Democratic Philadelphia follows an unusual system for electing city councilors. Ten councilors are elected by district, while seven Read More...

SCHUMER, PELOSI TO ADDRESS J STREET CONFERENCE: SHOULD ISRAEL BE WORRIED?

Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times*  | October 16, 2019, Updated: October 22, 2019 Commentary On Oct. 28, the two most powerful Democratic politicians in the United States, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), will headline the annual conference of J Street—a leftist (and, in reality, anti-Israel) lobbying organization. Schumer’s presence at the conference is especially significant because he has been long regarded as a pro-Israel voice in the Senate. He regularly speaks at the annual Read More...

COMMUNIST LEADER MOBILIZES NATIVE AMERICANS FOR DEMOCRATIC VICTORY

Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times*  | October 11, 2019  Updated: October 11, 2019 Commentary Judith LeBlanc, a leading member of the Communist Party USA (CPUSA), is organizing Native American communities in several states to turn out in high numbers for the Democratic Party in 2020. At just over 2 percent of the population, the Native American vote could be enough to swing several key U.S. Senate races and even the presidency. LeBlanc also organized the nation’s first Native American Presidential Forum Read More...