Why Should I Vote? By Timothy V. Gatto + Bob Avakian: The ‘voting trap’ under capitalism

By Timothy V. Gatto
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Oct. 28, 2010

I’ve been getting appeals for donations from “Bold Progressives” and other groups with names like “Americans for a Free Society” and others with like-sounding names. Basically however, they almost all represent the two corporate political parties, the Democrats and the Republicans, both of which are neither progressive, nor do they support any kind of “freedom”.

People tell me that voting is not just a “right” in this nation, but it is also a duty. They tell me that many have died so that I can cast my ballot on the second Tuesday in November. They tell me that it is a sacred responsibility that binds us together as a people. Voting is something that we should all take very seriously and that if you forfeit your right to vote, you are forfeiting your right to speak out on the issues. Like most political issues, this is patently ridiculous.

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Bob Avakian: Yes theres a conspiracy, to get the cops off (2003)

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RevolutionTalk | February 21, 2010

“Yes there’s a conspiracy… to get the cops off.” – clip from Revolution: Why It’s Necessary, Why It’s Possible, What It’s All About, a film of a talk by Bob Avakian given in 2003 in the United States. Bob Avakian is the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA.

This talk, followed by questions and answers, is a wide-ranging revolutionary journey, covering many topics. It breaks down the very nature of the society we live in and how humanity has come to a time where a radically different society is possible. It is full of heart and soul, humor and seriousness; it will challenge you and set your heart and mind to flight. Watch the entire film online at http://www.revolutiontalk.net

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Bob Avakian: What is capitalism? + Isn’t the problem human nature? (2003)

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Bob Avakian: What is capitalism?

RevolutionTalk | August 09, 2010

What is capitalism? – clip from “Revolution: Why It’s Necessary, Why It’s Possible, What It’s All About, a film of a talk by Bob Avakian” given in 2003 in the United States. Bob Avakian is the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA. This talk, followed by questions and answers, is a wide-ranging revolutionary journey, covering many topics. It breaks down the very nature of the society we live in and how humanity has come to a time where a radically different society is possible. It is full of heart and soul, humor and seriousness; it will challenge you and set your heart and mind to flight. Watch the entire film online at http://www.revolutiontalk.net

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Bob Avakian: Emmett Till and Jim Crow: Black people lived under a death sentence + In the 1960s, it was like the dam finally burst (2003)

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Sent to DS from Annie, thank you.

RevolutionTalk
February 08, 2010

Emmett Till and Jim Crow: “Black people lived under a death sentence” – clip from “Revolution: Why It’s Necessary, Why It’s Possible, What It’s All About, a film of a talk by Bob Avakian” given in 2003 in the United States. Bob Avakian is the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA. This talk, followed by questions and answers, is a wide-ranging revolutionary journey, covering many topics. It breaks down the very nature of the society we live in and how humanity has come to a time where a radically different society is possible. It is full of heart and soul, humor and seriousness; it will challenge you and set your heart and mind to flight. Watch the entire film online at http://revolutiontalk.net/

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Bob Avakian: Youth deserve a better future + Revolution Talk (2003)

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RevolutionTalk
August 31, 2009

Youth deserve a better future – clip from “Revolution: Why It’s Necessary, Why It’s Possible, What It’s All About”, a film of a talk by Bob Avakian” given in 2003 in the United States.

Bob Avakian is the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA. This talk, followed by questions and answers, is a wide-ranging revolutionary journey, covering many topics. It breaks down the very nature of the society we live in and how humanity has come to a time where a radically different society is possible. It is full of heart and soul, humor and seriousness; it will challenge you and set your heart and mind to flight. Watch the entire film online at http://www.revolutiontalk.net.

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