Gennady Zyuganov
October Revolution Anniversary - Russia Working class groups worldwide celebrate anniversary of October Revolution

The communist-oriented working class in Petrograd led by Vladimir Lenin captured state power in Russia and established a socialist state under workers’ control, which expanded and became the Soviet Union in 1922

Russian elections Russian communists allege widespread rigging in legislative elections

Leftist sections alleged blatant manipulation of the electronic voting system, following last-minute victories for candidates from the incumbent United Russia party in most of the parliamentary constituencies falling in the city of Moscow

Russian communists protests exclusion of parliamentary candidate by election commission

The central election commission excluded Pavel Grudinin from the list of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation for upcoming elections to the parliament alleging him of “having ownership of foreign financial instruments”

Anti-communism-Russia Persecution of communists in Russia draws widespread criticism

Russian authorities have tried to ban events planned for the commemoration of the 103rd anniversary of the foundation of the Soviet Red Army citing COVID-19 restrictions

State repression of communists Georgia Persecution of Georgian communist leader draws widespread condemnation

Temur Pipia, leader of the Unified Communist Party of Georgia, was detained by the Georgian police while returning from Russia. The state authorities have registered a case against him invoking the 2011 Freedom Charter

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