People’s History
Granma sails for Cuban revolution

The boat, which sailed from Mexico carried Fidel Castro, his brother, Raúl Castro, Che Guevara, and Camilo Cienfuegos and other revolutionaries.

Athens Polytechnic uprising of 1973

On the day, the student strike started in the Athens Polytechnic had escalated to an open anti-junta revolt, and ended in bloodshed in the early morning of November 17 after a series of events starting with a tank crashing through the gates of the Polytechnic.

Punnapra-Vayalar Uprising Kerala India A Tribute: Punnapra-Vayalar uprising of October 1946

Workers’ agitations led by communist trade unions for labour rights during that period had culminated in a massive rebellion against the tyrannical rule of the King and his Diwan (Prime Minister), C. P. Ramaswami Iyer.

Thomas Sankara assassination When the people stand up, imperialism trembles: Thomas Sankara

On October 15, 1987, Burkinabé revolutionary; Thomas Sankara was brutally assassinated by in Ouagadougou, at the age of 37.

Assassination of CHE GUEVARA 1967 Assassination of Comandante Che Guevara

Che was part of Fidel Castro’s 26th July Movement that overthrow the US-backed brutal dictatorship regime of Fulgencio Batista in Cuba.

oct 4 1965 Granma first publication October 4, 1965: First issue of Granma newspaper in Cuba

Granma is the official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party

Indonesia 1965_MASSACRE OF COMMUNISTS 1965 massacre of communists in Indonesia

The most widely published estimates were that 500,000 to more than one million people were killed in that campaign with some more recent estimates going as high as two to three million.

Chinese revolution_Poster October 01, 1949: The Chinese revolution

The Chinese revolution and the ideas of Mao provided a source of inspiration and energy to national liberation and anti-imperialist struggles across the world. 

The Night of the Pencils

On September 16, 1976, ten high school students in La Plata, Argentina were kidnapped and brought to a clandestine torture center, only four survived

Coup d’état in Chile against President Salvador Allende

The US-backed coup d’état against Salvador Allende was carried out on September 11, 1973

Harig India Workers' protest 7 september 1977 Massive workers’ protest at Harig India Pvt Ltd

The protest began after factory security guards opened fire at unarmed workers protesting against the suspension of seven workers and unpaid wages.

August revolution hanoi, vietnam_Aug19 August revolution in Vietnam: Liberation of Hanoi

The uprising was started by Việt Minh (League for the Independence of Vietnam) under the leadership of Ho Chi Minh against French colonial rule in Vietnam.

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