| The Communist
Shinseiki [New Century]
'Socialism' infinitely similar to capitalism
Illusion of a monopoly capitalism 'that is not imperialism'
Abolition of the 'abolition of the emperor system'
No Japanese troops to Iraq!
Agitation of 'anti-North Korean' national Chauvinism
Desperate attempts to avoid Rengo's declination to death
Grave industrial accidents successive under the major restructuring
- Nippon Steel Corp.: Explosion of a gas tank at a steelworks in Nagoya
- Toyota: Cover-up of labour accidents
Strangulation of conservative liberalism:
the meaning of the 'merge' between the Democratic Party and the nationalist Liberal Party
"Water War" in the 21st century
Spells of the "path of confession"
Tanabe Hajime's Buddhism and the Western Philosophy and his miserable failure
- Reorganization of the 21st century world
Failure in the strategy of pre-emptive attack and our tasks for antiwar struggle against the Iraqi occupation
(The keynote report to the central meeting of the 41st International Antiwar Assembly)
Stop Bush's War!
(Overseas Appeal for the 41st International Antiwar Assembly in Japan)(English)
Messages from foreign friends to the 41st International Antiwar Assembly (English, Russian, etc.)
The 'thought' of neo-cons
- Militarism that advocates 'democratization'
A little chat against Yankee imperialism,
or telling the prologue to a comic story without the main part
The Chukakuha remnants at the end of their resources for survival
A road to a surveillant state
JCP's 'Draft of a Revised Programme': anti-revolution
- Completion of the party's line for revised capitalism
The Meaning of the Aggressive War on Iraq and His Ambition for World Domination
Revolt against the 'Sole' Superpower in the World:
Formation of the 'Franco-German- Russian line'
Indomitable Anti-American Struggles by Shiite Muslims in Iraq
JCP and a Miserable Conclusion of the UN-Dependency
- Laws for Japan's Participation in the Military Administration
- History of Aggression by Militarist Japan
This is the Praxicality of Communists:
Re-reading Lenin's 'Left Wing' Communism - An Infantile Disorder
Takenaka Heizo's argument on 'structural reform' No.2:
Deceptions with his neo-liberalist theory of 'the market principle' as almighty
A Soulful Mystery Story:
Review on a Popular Novel by Yonehara Mari
Learning Comrade Yoshikawa Impressed to Get the Quintessence of the Anti-Stalinist Communist Movement
Concerning the Clarification of the Struggle = Organizing Tactics for the Spring Labour Offensive 2003
The 1958 Problem of the JRCL: Bitter Struggles in the Early Days of the Anti-Stalinist Communist Movement
Indignation and Surprise: the Truth of the 1958 Problem
Thinking over the Building of the JRCL Organization in the Early Days
Bitter Struggles in Our Revolutionary Movement in Its Early Days:
Reading Kuroda's Against the Adverse Current
JRCL Central Students' Orgburo
DENOUNCE US/UK IMPERIALISM
STARTING A WAR OF GENOCIDE ON IRAQI PEOPLE!
Zengakuren delegates report their struggles in the US
Shoulder to shoulder with US workers struggling in opposition to the betrayal by the AFL-CIO leadership
Leaflet Stop Aggressive War on Iraq by Imperialist America! (English)
Emergency Statement Down with the Bush Gov. launching a massive assault on Iraq! (English)
The US antiwar movement at the crossroads
World domination for oil'?
On Michael T. Klare's Resource Wars, his criticism of the Bush strategy
Putin's measures for boosting the Russian economy: only a dream!
A letter from Russia to K. Kuroda
To the human man
A festival of bourgeois ideological contamination:
The 16th National Congress of the Communist Party of China
The enhancement of the 'public individual'
Something 'new' underlying the latest report of the Central Council of Education
Takenaka Heizo's argument on 'structural reform' No.1:
Deceptions with his neo-liberalist theory of 'the market principle' as almighty
Public Political Meeting: the 40th anniversary of the JRCL-RMF founding
Hew out a new stage of the organizational building of our party!
on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Revolutionary Marxist Faction founding
Chairman of the JRCL National Committee Ueda Takuma
Resolutions expressed For A Leap Forward in the Japanese Anti-Stalinist Communist Movement
Stop US-UK aggression! Stop Japan's participation!
- For international antiwar struggles breaking the UN illusion
JRCL-RMF Central Students' Orgburo
Fight for a militant spring offensive 2003!
- Impeach the Rengo leadership advancing the war-supportive, industrial patriotic movement!
JRCL-RMF Central Workers' Orgburo
JCP bureaucrats joining in the chauvinistic chorus for Japanese nationalism
The historic crime of Japanese militarism: forcible immigration of Korean people
Special Economic deflation and the bankruptcy of state monopoly capitalism
Threat of Nipponensis (Japanese disease): a present form of failed state monopoly capitalism
Japanese imperialism suffering the deflationary spiral
Evil aims of Kakenaka's 'plan to revitalize the financial business'
Review: Yonehara Mari Truth of Liar Anya
Hamas's strategy for 'Palestinian Revolution'
- For advancing a militant struggle against the aggressive war on Iraq in spite of the chauvinistic Japanese nationalism
We appeal to Korean brothers / sisters in Japan!
- Fight together against the storm of chauvinistic nationalism against North Korea taking advantage of the kidnapping issue!
Warmongers' new strategy for world military domination
The revised draft of the Emergency Laws for war participation
Annual Defence Report 2002
Marx in the jihad raging world
Denounce Putin's bloody repression on the Chechen people!
- The Moscow massacre
Senile Ishido Seirin on the eve of the USSR collapse
In commemoration of Alexandre Podtchchekoldine
Break with historical ontology
Overcoming the ontological unfolding of epistemology
- On the revised text of What Is Revolutionary Marxism?
Stop Anglo-American imperialism launching an aggressive war on Iraq!
Denounce the UN resolution in support of a military attack on Iraq!
A heated 'strategic controversies' within the ruling class of the US
Collapse of the American 'stock capitalism!:
revealed by frauds and the bankruptcies of Enron and WorldCom.
The UN Conference on the environments failed
: Surging angers against the United States hostile to solutions of environmental and poverty-based problems
Farcical talks between the JCP and CPC: the JCP borrowing China's influence to show off its 'diplomacy complementary to government's one'
Fuwa's argument on 'everlasting market economy':
JCP Chair's lecture in Beijing titled 'Lenin and market economy'
Stop the government building the Big-Brother system!
Reading Kuroda's Topos and Praxis:
a spectacular picture scroll
Studying the revised text of What Is Revolutionary Marxism?:
Reading K. Kuroda's Life and His Works
Stop the global expansion of the 'war on terrorism'! In solidarity with fighting Muslim people!
Overseas Appeal for the 40th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan
Executive Committee for the 40th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan
Messages of solidarity from abroad
The beginning of the real end of the dollar system
Revealed limitations of the 'American capitalism' and a crisis of the world economy
A signal gun of the collapse of the 'civilization of machines and technology'
On Hino Keizo's views on the September 11th incident
Revolutionary turbulences in Argentine
Fight in solidarity with workers and people fighting against brutal repressions!
Letters from Argentine Trotskyists
Revolution in Argentina: the present phase
LOI(CI)-Democracia Obrera of Argentina
Call to the international healthy forces of 4th International
Organizing Committee of the Principled Trotskyism (Fourth International)
No to the forcible start of the national online system of resident registries!
Stop the Big-Brother system!
From my progression like a snail
Early days of the Japanese anti-Stalinist communist movement: Humble experiences in my memory
Hymns for Keynesian economics
Oppose limited wars against terrorism! Stop Japan's participation in the war!
In solidarity with the working people over the world, advance the revolutionary antiwar struggle!
Fallacious interpretations of the Emergency Bills
JCP's positive position on a 'self-defensive war'
Criminal mistakes with the SPDJ's position
that the Emergency Bills are not needed
Deceptions with Dzuganov's 'inter-nationalism'
A Rengo leadership demanding more comprehensive emergency bills
Militant anti-American struggle by Bin Laden
How we should transcend its fallacies (continued from the previous issue)
The European Union shaken by the emergence of neo-fascists
Okinawa's Return: 30 years on
For revolutionary advancement of our struggle over the Security Treaty and issues in Okinawa
A fallacious dream of a 'public space'
JTU leaders giving up before state-supremacism and neo-liberalism
On the philosophy of the 'topos of life and death'
For an epistemological elucidation of the cognizing process
Reading the revised English edition of What Is Revolutionary Marxism?
For clarifying our tactics for organizing the mass struggle against the Emergency Bills
Special Islamic Political Thoughts
The 'war of civilization'?
A multi-cultural approach taken by an Islamic intellectual
TMilitant anti-American struggle by Bin Laden
How we should transcend its fallacies
Deceptions with Dzuganov's 'inter-nationalism'
A suicide bombing by an erstwhile Blanquist over the Sept. 11
Yoshimoto Takaaki's turn to Japanese nationalist
Policies for restructuring in the name of 'work-sharing'
The annual report on labour by Japanese capitalists
Abandonment of wage struggle covered up with demands for 'rules for work'
The JCP-led national labour centre submitting to the offensives of restructuring and lower wages
Chukakuha remnant in a free fall
Kato Tadashi and his materialism
Its significance and crucial problems
Fragments from my snail-like progress
Memories of my humble experiences during early days of the anti-Stalinist communist movement in Japan
Fight it transcending official peace movements led by the SDPJ and JCP degraded to the 'defence of the fatherland' position!
Sole super militarism scheming to expand the 'war on terrorism'
The spring offensive 2002 under the Afghan war
JRCL Central Workers Orgburo
The hellish restructuring under the deflationary spiral
This is the restructuring!
NTT: Historic 110,000 job cuts and the earlier retirement age
Electric: Shifting burdens of the IT bubble bursting onto workers
Steel: successive mergers and job cuts plus lower wages
Auto: Intensified selection of parts makers under the 'mega competition'
Railway: Outsourcing of jobs for stations
Degeneration of the educational research movement into that serving the 'patriotic' education: JUT leadership's report for a 'reformed research movement' and its criminal nature
Report from the JTU National Conference of Educational Research: Against the reaction 'under the war'
On the Islamic fundamentalist ideology
Reading Tosaka Jun On Epistemology
Stop US aggression in the Middle East! Stop Japan joining in the war!
Build a battle front for international antiwar struggles!
Start of 'wartime economy' under the global recession: US, Japan, and European imperialism desperate for military breakthrough of the depression
The erstwhile child of 'post-war democracy' becoming spineless
Oe Kenzaburo's comments on the 'terrorism'
Stop US Aggression against Afghanistan!
JRCL-RMF (in English)
Problem-Riddled ultranationalst 'Tsukurukai' Textbooks
History: A myth of the 'independent self-development' of the Japanese nation and culture
Civics: Is the environmental destruction 'a price for civilization'?
Civics: The ultra-nationalist view on the 'family'
A proposal to exploit aged workers to their death
The criminal nature of the Rengo leadership's proposal 'welfare-type society centring around labour'
Neoliberalism and neofascism:
For struggles to smash neofascist reactions
Now I am 27-year old
Barbarities of Warmongers
Denounce the US / UK Aggression against Afghanistan!
Break through the crisis of another World War:
Shock waves of the Islamic martyrs' attacks and the great crime of the contemporary Crusade
Overcoming Islamic fundamentalism:
Historic significance and limitations of the martyrs' attacks for jihad
Russia's conspiracy with the contemporary Crusade:
Benefits aimed by Machiavellist V. Putin
Japan's participation in the war in the name of 'eradicating terrorism':
Koizumi's logic for 'war participation and its great deceptions
Degradation to a complementary force to the war of aggression:
JCP bureaucrats joining the Bush-conducted chorus for 'war on terrorism'
Barbarism named 'Civilisation':
a group of advocators for 'capitalist civilisation'
Problem-Riddled ultranationalst 'Tsukurukai' Textbooks
Myth of the 'Emperor's Japan':
nonsensical fabrication of the history
Acquittal to the US atomic bombs
Advocating the 'nuclear deterrent'
Beautification of the Maintenance of Public Order Act
What I thought of about Kuroda's Praxiology in English
Problem-Riddled ultra-nationalist 'Tsukurukai' Textbooks
The myth of 'Japan's modernization':
The dark side of the Japanese state in Meiji era under the Ten'noist [imperial] system
Trumpeting for the illusion of the almighty of 'market economy': compilation of tricks to conceal the negatives of the capitalist economy
Report from a struggle
Lessons from our struggles to stop municipal adoptions of the 'tsukurukai' textbooks
Smash barbarities of war and fascism!
Stop the building of a US-Japan joint war operating system!
Advance the revolutionary antiwar struggle to break through the intensifying new Cold War
Neoliberalism and neofascism:
For struggles to smash neofascist reactions
Recommendation of 'what the wage slave system should be':
Critique of JCP-sympathizer Kinoshita Takeo's 'wages of Japanese people'
Overseas Appeal for the 39th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan (English)
Executive Committee for the 39th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan
Messages from foreign friends (English)
Including no English text.New Series No.1
Problem-Riddled 'Tsukurukai' Textbooks
The praise of war and the Emperor: a 'history' textbook of falsification, demagoguery and tricks.
- Kuju, Fumio
A statist alteration of ideas of the Constitution: a 'social study' textbook aimed to imbue the spirit of 'self-sacrifice for the nation'
- Hirao, Kenji
'The Nanjing Massacre' erased / The reason why nothing is described about 'comfort women' / The well-known progressive poetess taken as a follower to the traditional family system / What is Nishibe Susumu, author of the civics textbook
Special I The Myth of the 'Koizumi Revolution'
A new-type of fascism under the guise of 'reform'
Dangerous ambitions for reviving Japan as a military big power
- Ishigaki, Jiro
Falsehood in the 'structural reform without sanctuary'
Imposition of 'pains' upon the working people
- Yuuki, Rikiya
An ejaculative populist politics / How to read catch-copies produced by minister-turned neo-liberalist academic Takena Heizo / Tricks in the argument on 'higher and lower productive sector' / Sayings of the U.S.-follower
Special II Metamorphoses of declining social democrats
The 'EU model' bankrupted
The Euro land in impasse and its breakthroughs
- Tonegawa, Kou
A way to submission to neoliberalism
Fallacies in A. Giddens' Third Way
- Ashida, Shigeo
My History of Struggles
Flames of pits never blown off
What the closure of the Miike Colliery reminds me
- Banshoya, Taro
Including no English text.
Rebuild the fundamental idea, the 'antiwar, anti-Constitutional revision'Strengthen our battle line for overthrowing the ultra-reactionary Koizumi government!
The LDP Hashimoto faction's chimerical 'drafts of the revised Constitution'
- Osako, Shin'ichi
Tokyo Gov. Ishihawa Shintaro's demagoguery towards the Constitutional revision
- Ose, Katsuya
A 'healing' sociology
A miserable bankruptcy of Miyadai Shinji's criticism of Yoshinori Kobayashi's On War
- Minakami, Genta
An illusion for a 'century of peace':
The fallacious picture of 'the world without standing armies' illustrated by JCP bureaucrats
- Kurobushi, Hiromichi
Reactionary nature of LDP Yamasaki Taku's 'draft of the revised constitution' / Neo-fascist nature of Ishihara Shintaro 's 'urgent proposals' for economic recovery / Crimes of neo-fascist Ishihara / Shintaro Hitler's reactionary remarks / Ideological about-faces of JCP theorist Ueda Koichiro
The end of the Kokuro [National Railway Workers' Union]
- Yoshida, Tadao
Shatter the government's scheme for 'full privatization of JR'!
Ambitions for a 'JR that supports a war operation system'
- Kagami, Soji
On printing labour
- Sanada Yuichi
Philosopher Tosaka Jun's death in jail
- Kawakami, Kuniari
Including no English text.
Special Down With the Mori-bund Mori Cabinet!
What Next to the farce for Mori's stepping down?
Acceleration of power struggles for squeezing more oranges and ultra-reactionary offensives
Dangerous developments for war preparations
Revision of the Constitution: a scheme to revive the 'militarist Japan'
Forcible establishment of a top-down system under the Prime Minister
'Shaking up' is nominal in the government reorganization
An incompetent cabinet with no policy for the economy
The impeding crisis of catastrophe led by the failed 'boosting measures'
'Education Reform' to deform human nature
What would be caused by a nationalist-oriented and talent-stressed education?
The opposition coalition's vulnerable measures for overthrowing the cabinet
A stalker-like desire of the JCP to 'enter a cabinet'
Photos: A rally against a joint military drill in Kyushu (left), protests against U.S. soldiers' crimes in Okinawa (right).JCP's fallacious proposal of 'welfare networks'
A complement from below to the changes to worse in the social welfare system
Trotsky's theory of fascism
Win an upsurge of the spring offensive 2001!
Break through the neo 'industrial patriotic' movement!
JRCL Central Orgburo of Industrial Workers
(No English text included.)
Including no English text.Photo Special
The decade of struggles
Against the adverse tide in the end of the century
(Left: the first page of the 16-page special)
Build a Powerful Revolutionary Vanguard Party
for Liberation of the Proletariat!
Ueda, Takuma (Chairman of the JRCL National Committee)Open a second Century of Proletarian Revolution by Exerting All the Power of the Anti-Stalinist Revolutionary Communist Movement!
1. A Mounting Crisis of New World War
a) Political turmoil started in the US and Japan
b) Turbulences expanded worldwide breaking the fake 'peace'
- The made-up 'peace' in the Korean Peninsula
- The false 'democratization process in Yugoslavia'
- The 'peace process in Middle East' completely failed
c) A new Cold-War confrontation intensifying between the US and China-Russia
- A drastic shake in America's dominance as the 'sole superpower'
- Imperialist America frantic for breakthrough
- The Sino-Russo bloc desperate to form an 'anti-American' net
- Accumulated socio-economic contradictions due to the 'transition to market economy'
2. An Impeding Catastrophe of the Globalized Economy
a) High oil price, low euro rate, and indications of US economy's bubble bursting
b) Fermented contradictions under the American globalization
- International financial market revolting against the US-dominated integration
- Deterioration of the 'debtor economy' and the impeding catastrophe of the 'dollar system'
3. Defeat and Disband the Japanese Stalinist Party Turning Assistants to the Neofascist Ruling Order!
a) Degradation to today's version of the 'defence of the fatherland' position
- Euro socialism self-defeated
- The extremely criminal nature of JCP's 'practical use' position on the Self-Defence Forces
- Bourgeois liberalist change in its ideas
b) Ruinous results of revised capitalism
- Emasculation of the social-democratic idea of 'welfare state'
- JCP's abandonment of 'anti-monopoly' cause
Open a new horizon of our anti-Stalinist revolutionary left!
Build a firm organization of workers to break through the labour movement degenerated into today's Industrial Patriotic movement!
Win a new advance of our organization through reconfirming lessons in 1990s!
JRCL Central Orgburo of Industrial WorkersAt first
1. Struggles by revolutionary workers against the Rengo-type 'Industrial patriotic' movement
1) Win a militant rebuilding of trade unions in spite of the historic betrayal!
2) Labour aristocrats driving their campaign for revising the Constitution
3) Full cooperation in restructuring: their acceptance of the mass sacking and imposition of it on workers
4) The 'funeralization of the spring offensive' and struggles against it
5) Attempts to incorporate trade unions in a corporate body: recommendation by the labour aristocrats for self-destruction of trade unions
2. Lessons in building vanguard organizations of workers
Fermented Crises under the American Globalization by Yanatsu Hirosi
Is there any future for capitalist-transforming China?
The remnant Stalinist state undermined by the 'globalization of capital' by Sugisawa Kanji
Where is Putin's Russia going?
Illusion of 'market economy regulated by a powerful state' by Horiba Daisuke
Including articles in English.
Japanese Communist Party's Declaration of Anti-Revolution
Disband the JCP That Has Abandoned 'Revolution' and- By Hamuro Masato
Fallen into 'Defend the Fatherland' Stand!
Illustration: JCP History of Strategic Failures and Zigzags
Fermented Crises under the American Globalization by Yanatsu Hirosi
Illusive Images of the 'IT Revolution' by Shumon Kankuro
Attempts to Grope for Reforming the 'Japanese Management'
Traps for the 'New Japanese Management' Theory by Matsushiro Hideki
Can the Nano-Technology Pioneer the Future? by Shouda Tsuneo
Centring on his Ludwig Feuerbach and the End of Classical German Philosophy
by Okuno Hiroshi
The JRCL and its Significance for the World Communist Movement
by James White
Contribution from a Foreign Comrade (in English)
/ Party and Class / Strategy / Revolutionary Marxism / 'United-Front'-Type Tactics / Epistemology / Praxiology / Self-Revolutionization / Materialist Subjectivity / Alienation / Philosophy and Science / Party organization / Conclusion
On the Document by J. White
by Koshiyama Gyozo (JRCL-RMF National Committee International Division)
Messages from Foreign Friends to
the 38th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan (in English) (Continued from No. 189)
The Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space
The Movement for a Socialist Future
The International Trotskyist Opposition
Including English articles.
Build a battlefront to break the new arms race between the US and China-Russia and the major current for strengthening the Security Alliance and the Constitutional revision!
by Amatsu Toshinori
Overseas Appeal for the 38th International Antiwar Assembly (English, translation modified)
Messages from foreign friends to the Assembly (English)
Victimizing the people: major reform in administrative and welfare systems
'A crisis-controllable state': a dangerous vision
- 'Administrative reform' for strengthening the Japanese neo-fascist regime by Oga Goichi
Illusions of 'Keynesian welfare state': limitless bourgeois degeneration in the JCP idea of 'social welfare' by Tanabe Toshio
The JCP vision of 'municipality reform from below' and its fallacy
- An extreme anti-working class decoration to the 'servant to the whole' theory of the municipal worker by Atagawa Shinobu
Accusations from workplaces
The increasing number of medical accidents and its cause by Onuma Masako
Revealed contradictions with the nursing care insurance system
- Deserting the elderly: the system that can bring forced deaths
- Realities of 'one-day care services': thorough reduction in the personnel with the increasing number of heavily ill users.
- What is happening at protective institutions for the elderly.
- Break the stormy restructuring of welfare systems!
Renegade Fuwa's condemnation of Lenin: nonsensical abuses and slanders against Lenin and proletarian revolution
Including only Japanese articles.Special 1:'Pro-Constitution' ideologies deteriorating
Smash the scheme of revising the Constitution and neofascist reactions by the Mori tri-partite administration!
JCP's 'pro-Constitution' stand without 'anti-Security Treaty':
Turning to the acceptance of the Security Treaty and the SDF under the pretext to 'cooperation with conservative voters' by Kaminaga Toru
Miserable death of the SDPJ as a 'party for the Constitution':
burdened with the 'negative inheritance' of the former LDP-SDPJ coalition government. by Ashida Shigeo
Rengo leadership to accept the revision of the Constitution:
a result of its degeneration into today's version of the 'Industrial Patriotic Association' by Utsunomiya Ken
Special 2: Elegy for religions, ethnics, and wars
One year after the ceasefire: has 'peace' come in Kosovo? by Kuroe Tatsuyuki
Ideological turn to the theory of 'civilizations' conflicts'
- Iwata Masayuki groping his way as an 'ideological refugee' by Nakago Toshio
Paradox with the 'illuminative reason'
- Harbermas' beautification of the aggressive war in Yugoslavia by Kondo Manabu
Historical-materialist and political-economic elucidation of education
by Daido Masaya
Including only Japanese articles.
Stop the Reactionary Reorganization of Education!
Neofascist reorganization of the public education
- Criticizing the Mori administration's 'Education Reform'
OSAKO ShinichiDestruction of the youth's personalities and imposition of burdens on educational workers
- Aggravated contradictions of the 'reform in elementary and secondary education'
HIGURE YukikoFrom classrooms
What to do with 'disorder in the classroom'?
Against the imposed national flag and anthem
Degenerating line and ideology of the leadership of the Japan Teachers' Union
- Attempts to complement the governmental education reform in the name of 'education as a safety net'
KASAGI TakaoChronology: JTU movement and its degeneration
Criminal nature of the JCP's 'education reform from below'
- Bourgeois degeneration of its cause 'genuine education'
TAKASHI UesugiRevival of the Emperor-centred view of history stained with bloodshed
- A neofascist revised schoolbook of history
OSE KatsuyaStudy of education based on historical materialism and political economy
Introduction of 'competitivity' among universities
'National Conference for Education Reform' what is it?
Engels' theory of the state-will [staatswille]
- Centring on his Ludwig Feuerbach and the End of Classical German Philosophy
Break the 'Spring Labour Offensive for Lower Wages'!
Fight out the spring offensive in opposition to betrayals!
Labour aristocrats in Rengo abandon the offensive in the name of an 'offensive primarily for jobs'. Denounce them!
Self-destruction of Rengo's Spring (not offensive but) Talk!
Self-claiming 'Rengo's new strategy': full of falsification and barrenness
TSUNAMI MasashiJCP-affiliated NCTU leadership: desperate efforts for 'collaboration with Rengo'
Right-wing and parliamentarianist distortion of the offensive for 'democratic change in politics'
SHIRAMINE KiyoshiIn the name of 'reform in prefectural / municipal administration': complementation of the existing ruling order
YASUKAWA Yasuyo'Chemical Workers League 21': conversion to a 'type of labour movement for policy design and proposal'
Criticism of Ideologies for Revising the Constitution
Polemics over Japan's strategy for its 'survival'
What underlies the tripartite discussion among Nakasone, Katoh, and Hatoyama.
MAKIHARA MitsuyoshiUltra-reactionary nature of Ozawa's 'Draft of the Revised Constitution'
A scheme for building a 'powerful neofascist state'
NUMAKURA Kenji'Discussion for revision from new liberals' of hypotheses and deceptions
Hatoyama's 'critique of hawks': a fantasy.
SUGISAWA KanjiOppositions between neo-nationalists and liberal conservatives over the Constitution and diplomatic policies centred on the Security Treaty
Chronological review over the Constitutional revision and the Security Treaty
* May 2000, A5, pp. 208, 1200 yen. Japanese edition only.
Win a Great Leap Forward of the JRCL for "Another Century of Revolution"!
Break through the Crisis of Warfare!
Make a Stormy Advance of Proletarian Class Struggles!
Nuclear development in Japan: its negative history full of repeated accidents and cover-ups.
SHOHDA Tsuneo- Monopoly capitalists in Japan and their Government have continued the hasty development of atomic energy plants and nuclear technology in the name of a 'breakthrough of the country's difficulties due to its poor natural resource'. This is now going bankruptcy in every section.
Limitations of 'security measures' by the Government and monopoly capitals.
ATOH Rokuroh- What causes defects and absence of 'safety measures' of nuclear plants. ATOH exposes them in terms political economy and technological theory.
Japan's export of nuclear plants: presenting dangers of nuclear disasters in Asia.
URAGAMI Shinsaku- Nuclear plants are exported, totally indifferent to technological development of security control. URAGAMI reveals what is happening amidst the triangular competition between Japan, the US, and the EU over nuclear export to Asian countries / areas.
JCP: just demanding "safety measures" from the Government
TANABE Toshio- In JCP's demands for 'security measures', even the 'opposition to new / extended buildings of nuclear plants' is made ambiguous. TANABE criticizes mean political intentions of the Fuwa leadership latent in the party's pragmatic revision to its policies.
Confused, fallacious theory of 'the economic crisis of the "Great Depression-type"': the miserable end of Takumi Mitsuhiko as theorist of 'world capitalism'.
Criminal nature of TPM [Total productive Maintenance] based on the harmony between the employer and employees.
Messages from abroad to the 37th International Anti-War Assembly (continued). (English, Russian.)
and the East European collapse 10 years on.
-- What has been brought about by the 'transformation to
market economy'? Why did the 'socialist' states collapse?
Cries by the 'funeral directors of the revolution' suffering from 'internal and external difficulties' -- China affected with the poisonous flower of 'market economy'.
Vicious 'Critique of the Chinese Revolution' by Yomiuri Shimbun news paper.
East Europe involved in political turbulence under the 'new cold war between West and East'.
'Light' and shadow of the East European conversion to 'market economy'
-- Discredited illusions of 'capitalist development'
Areal study:trials and errors with the 'market economic conversion'
Poland The epitome of East Europe: deformed contradictory structure of politics and economy
SHIORI SusumuEx-East Germany Expanded reproduction of 'East-West differences' under market economy.
KAMATA ToshikatsuRomania Intensifying pain of the 'poorest country in the East Europe'
ONO HitoshiBulgaria The impeding bankruptcy of the 'forced landing on market economy'
Advance the struggle to denounce the nuclear criticality accident at Tokaimura! A Decisive failure in the Japanese imperialist development of atomic energy plants and nuclear technology
A fascistic 'theory of nations' by Shirai Akira, expelled Chukakuha chief editor.
KAWAZU RyutaroA fin de siecle illusion--Unseasonable praise to Marx by a liberal intellectual
* Including English articles.Special:
Relief Plans by the Obuchi Administration for Monopoly Capital
A hell of restructuring - workers suffering from massive dismissals and low wages
KAWAHARADA, HisashiThe second wave of restructuring
- Auto-makers: groping for survival by international financial alliances.
- Electric: world-wide reorganization and partition of business.
- Steel: ridding unprofitable facilities and centralisation in the 'core business'
- Bank, stock, insurance: a historic reorganization of the financial world: the epitome of a hell of restructuring
Industrial Revitalizing Laws: a castle in the air- A vicious circle caused by its encouragement of restructuring.
Thorough deprivation of workers' rights: what is to be brought about by the revised labour laws.
A reactionary revision of the social-welfare system: neo-fascist reorganization in the name of 'self-help and self-reliance'.
TANABE, ToshioDelusion to the almighty of market principles: Ideology of Obuchi-Ozawa coalition for 'deregulation'
STOP PREPARATION IN COMMON FOR AN AGGRESSIVE WAR BY JAPAN AND THE US- Build a broader fighting front to break the neofascist reactionary offensives!
An illusion on stage at fin de siecle: on an untimely song of praise to Marx by a liberalist
Agitation to Denounce the NATO Bombing(English)
Overseas Appeal for the 37th International Antiwar Assembly in Japan (English)
Messages from foreign friends to the 37th International Antiwar Assembly (English)
- International / domestic affairs and struggles of the revolutionary left (June to July, 1999)
* No English edition is available. Japanese only
Special: What Are To Be Brought About By The 'Pacification In Kosovo'?
Oppose the NATO allies' military occupation of Kosovo!
- Expose the deceptive 'pacification' against people! Advance international antiwar struggles!
The historic crime with beautification theories of the Yugoslavian aggression
- What is a road to the true solution of the religious = ethic war in Kosovo?
KAMATA Toshikatsu / NAKAZATO Toshio
Self-destruction of the Euro socialism
Boris the Great's failed attempt to 'save Yugoslavia' ISHIGAKI Jiro
The warmonger's strategy for world domination UMEBAYASHI Yoshiki
Fourth Internationalists praising the war of aggression
JRCL Overseas Appeal: Stop the Fascistic NATO Bombing of Yugoslavia! (English)
Ideologies for the 'Industrial Patriotic' Movement
Labour aristocrats of the Rengo [JTUC]: intent to transform trade unions into a component of the 'cooperative sector', or one of 'non-profitable organizations' in a 'civic sector'. TENKUUJI Sho
Acceptance of 'ability-base' wages in the name of 'fairness'
- Criminal policies proposed by the Rengo leadership MOURI Harunobu
Euro economic sphere in trouble
- Revealed illusion of the 'strong euro' SHUMON Kankuro
- International / domestic affairs and struggles of the revolutionary left (April to May in 1999)
Explode the anger towards the US and Japanese imperialists, warmongers!
In spite of degenerated SDPJ and JCP joining the today's version of the 'Imperial Rule Assistance Association', create a radical fight to break through the 'new East-West Cold war'!
JRCL Central Students Organizing CommitteeSpecial: Take a theoretical offensive against the beautification theories of wars
The United States: the world-most rogue state
- warmongering in the name of 'freedom and democracy'.
URAGAMI ShinsakuChina: agitation of a 'new cold war' with its ambition for the 'super power'
- Chinese diplomacy 'against 'hegemonism' with sheer Machiavellianism.
HOSHIO IppeiDemagoguery of the 'North-Korean menace'
- Fictions to justify the building of bilateral war-operating systems between the US and Japan.
HABA TakeshiTricks in Yomiuri Shimbun's justification of the 'Great East-Asian War'
- an attempt for the revival of the theory of 'a just war'.
SAKURAGI KatsuhikoEmotional and popularized agitation of a new type of the 'sacred war' theory
- ultra-reactionary nature with On Wars by comic artist KOBAYASHI Yoshinori
NANASAWA ReijiroJCP: Degradation into a war-supporting party
- Why is it that the party does not denounce the bombing of Yugoslavia or the Japan's military action against 'suspicious boats'?
G. Lukacs' theory of consciousness and his dialectics
- International / domestic affairs and struggles of the revolutionary left (January to March in 1999)
- Letters from readers
On the Occasion of Changing the Japanese Title from Kyosanshugisha into Shinseiki / Ueda, Takuma (Chairman of the National Committee of the JRCL)
For Militant Reconstruction of the Spring Labour Offensive!
Part I. Break through the Today's Version of Sampo [Industrial Patriotic] Movement for 'National Salvation'
- Desperate Offensives of the Monopoly Capitalists and Their Government in Death Agony and the Crisis of Labour Movement in Japan / JRCL Central Workers Organizing Committee
- Break through the Degeneration of the Labour Movement Today into Sampo Movement for 'National Salvation'! Create Surging Waves of the Spring Offensive of 1999! / JRCL Central Workers Organizing Committee
- Destruction of the Spring Offensive in the Name of 'Reforming the Spring Offensive' / Gorikida, Tokumaru
Part II. How Was the Spring Offensive Choked Off?
--- Degeneration and Its Deepening
- Late-1960s to 1970s: Bankruptcy of the Labour Movement of Sohyo Mindo-type and Turn to the 'Spring Offensive Initiated by JC' [Japan Council of Metal Workers Unions] / Sakamaki, Go
- 1970s: The Historic Surge of Public Workers' Struggle for a Right to Strike and Its Setback / Yoshida, Tadao
- 1980s: Degeneration of the Labour Movement into Today's Version of the 'Industrial Patriotic Movement' and the End of the Sohyo / Shiitani, Takashi
Chart: Reorganization of Labour Unions Since Japan's Defeat in War
Chronology: History of Labour Movement in Post War Japan
Part III. Anti-Working-Class Ideologies of 'Rengo' [JFTU] and 'Zenroren' [NCTU]
- A New Definition of Labour Union by Rengo Leaders as a 'Non-Profitable Organization and a Civic Movement for Public Interests' and Its Anti-Working-Class Nature: An Attempt to Gross Over the Today's Version of Sampo Movement under the Guise of a Civic Movement / Kasagi, Takao
- Distortion of the Spring Offensive Based on the JCP Line of 'Coalition with Conservative Constituencies': Criminal Nature of the Zenroren's Course for the 'People-Based Spring Offensive of 1999' / Shiramine, Hijiri
- Yen Imperialism Shaken by the Crisis of Submergence / Shumon,Kankuro
Chronology: Domestic and International Affairs and
Struggles of the Revolutionary Left in 1998
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