marxist-leninist marxist-leninist

Definition(s):

  • (adj) following the ideas of Marx expanded to include those of Lenin

News

  • Colombia's FARC admits role in civilian deaths

    Bogota, Colombia (UPI) Aug 21, 2013 Colombia's FARC is the Western Hemisphere's longest running insurgency. Founded in 1964, the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia are a Marxist-Leninist revolutionary guerrilla organization that has battled Colombian authorities for the past 49 years, with neither side gaining the upper decisive hand in the conflict. Now FARC has partially accepted ...
    on August 22, 2013     Source: Space War

Quotes

  1. "It seems to me," Gates wrote, "that the only way that we can prevent disaster in Central America is to acknowledge openly what some have argued privately: that the existence of a Marxist-Leninist regime in Nicaragua closely allied with the...
    on Nov 8, 2006 By: Robert Gates Source: World War 4 Report

  2. "Many young people feel they need a new political class, outside of the influence of this Marxist-Leninist government, and the previous Derg and Haile Selassie regimes, in which many other opposition leaders featured. They want a clean slate and...
    on Jan 8, 2010 By: Mesfin Woldemariam Source: The Guardian

  3. "This strain of thinking," explained Stephane Courtois, "is why so many of the crimes of Communism were crimes against humanity, and how Marxist-Leninist ideology managed to justify these crimes to its followers."
    on Apr 24, 2007 By: Stéphane Courtois Source: American Daily

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