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Revolutionary Worker

Revolutionary Worker was a newspaper published by the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA. Special thanks to bannedthought.net for these.


Special National Edition, February 1979, “Death to Teng Hsiao-ping” 

#1 – Vol. 1, #1, May 1, 1979 

“RCP Launches Weekly Paper: ’Create Public Opinion ... Seize Power’”
“Shah’s Henchmen Executed as U.S. Rulers Mourn”
“Why the Capitalists Love Their Nukes”
“’Decline of U.S. Power’: Imperialists Weep; Call for Defense of Their Empire”
Bob Avakian: “Look to the Future, Prepare for Revolution!”

Regional supplement for the San Francisco Bay Area & Salinas Valley 

#2 – Vol. 1, #2, May 11, 1979 

“Battle Plan for 1980 Revealed!”
“Massive Anti-Nuke Rallies”
“Prairie Fire – Live – In San Francisco: Rock ’n Revolt is Born!”
“China’s ’Modernization’: Revisionist Pipe Dream Going Up in Smoke”
“Mood Park Seed of the Future: From Rebellion to Mass Armed Revolution”
Bob Avakian: “This System is Doomed: Hasten it to its Grave!” [May Day speech excerpts]

#3 – Vol. 1, #3, May 18, 1979 

“Criminal Verdict Hits Moody Park 3!”
“Phony Gas Shortage: Priming the Pump for War”
“SALT II: The Sky’s the Limit!”
“Africa: Superpowers Sink Claws Deeper”
“Revolution in Iran: Scenes from the February Insurrection”

Regional supplement for the San Francisco Bay Area & Salinas Valley 

#4 – Vol. 1, #4, May 25, 1979 

“Chicago Students Rip McNamara Peace Prize: ’Give Mac the Knife’”
“Indians Take Up Guns, Torch Jail”
“The Vietnam War: Nothing Can Reverse the Verdict”
“Did the ’Big Bang’ Blow Away Science?”
“Sorry, Han Suyin: Revisionism is Not a Many Splendered Thing!”
“Oppressors Claim Credit for ’Black Progress’: Why All the Flap about the Brown Decision?”

#5 – Vol. 1, #5, June 1, 1979 

“’Death to U.S. Imperialism’: Iranian People Denounce Senate Resolution”
“Viet Vets Week: ’We Used You Once, We’ll Try Again’”
“American Airlines Crash: ’272 Sacrified to God of Profit’”
“’New’ WVO China Line Covers Reformism: Old Dog-matists Turn New Tricks”
“Nuclear War: Why Wait ’til Afterward to Make Revolution?”

#6 – Vol. 1, #6, June 8, 1979 

“Nicaragua Dynasty Crumbling”
“U.S. Imperialists Fire Papal Warhead”
“Stokely [Carmichael]: Search for a Sugar Daddy”
“Worldwide Anti-Nuke Actions”
“Free Puerto Rico!”

#7 – Vol. 1, #7, June 15, 1979 

“Somoza Going Down: Five, Four, Three, Two...”
“Good Riddance, John Wayne: Warhorse Goes to Glue Factory”
“Thousands Rock Against Racism”
“What Went Wrong in Vietnam? Part 1”

#8 – Vol. 1, #8, June 22, 1979 

“Sandinista Victory Near”
“SALT II Summit: New Depths of Deception”
“Unpredicted Behavior at Behaviorist Convention”
“Chrysler to Shut Down Dodge Main: It’s Criminal, It’s Anarchy, It’s Capitalism!”
“What Went Wrong in Vietnam? Part 2”

#9 – Vol. 1, #9, June 29, 1979 

“Party Chairman Indicted!”
“Foul Plots in Nicaragua”
“Birmingham Rains Rocks and Bottles: 3 Days of Rage Against Killer Cops”
“Forest of Resistance at Red Lake [Indian Reservation]”
“Let it Burn!” [U.S. Flag]

#10 – Vol. 1, #10, July 6, 1979 

“Gloves Off in D.C. Trial” [Of Mao Defendants]
“OPEC: Scapegoat for Imperialist Crisis”
“Bloody Intrigue in Kurdistan”
“[Joan] Baez Sings ’Battle Hymn’ for U.S. Imperialists”
“Black Man Beaten to Death in the Bronx: ’Never Forgive & Never Forget’”
“What Went Wrong in Vietnam?” (Part 3)

#11 – Vol. 1, #11, July 13, 1979 

“Samoza: Bunker Dynasty Dies Hard”
“Rebellion Again at Walla Walla [Prison]”
“Carter on the Summit of Crumbling Mountain”
“Science and the Basic Particle: Search for an End to the Infinite”
“China’s New ’Open Door’ to Imperialism”
“Nuclear War: Rulers’ Real Worry–the Survivors”

#12 – Vol. 1, #12, July 20, 1979 

“6 Ways to Say ’War’”
“Sandanistas Take Power”
“Death of a Businessman: N.Y. Godfather Gunned Down”
“High Speed Railroad for 5 at Red Lake”
“What Went Wrong With Vietnam?” (Part 4: Conclusion)
“March Defies Cops, Klan” (Birmingham)
“Bob Avakian: Revolutionary Communist Leader”

#13 – Vol. 1, #13, July 27, 1979 

“Vengeful Sentence in Red Lake Trial”
“What Lies Ahead in Nicaragua?”
“Lynching 1979–Ugly Mark of Slavery”
“Federal Torture Chambers” [Marion Federal Prison]
“July 23, 1967: Rebellion in the Streets of Detroit”
“Indian Freedom Fighter Captured” [Leonard Peltier]
“Network of Struggle” [RW newspaper network]

#14 – Vol. 1, #14, Aug. 3, 1979 

“COINTELPRO Operations Vs. Maoists: FBI Plots Exposed!”
“Kennedy’s Hired Prof Declares: The Man’s a Saint!”
“Strike Turns Ohio Towns Upside-down”
“When Will China Play the ’China Card’?”
[Mao Tsetung Defendants:] “No More Illusions”
“U.S. OKs Cop’s ’Civil Rights’ to Kill”
“Malcolm X and the Muslims”
[Avakian Speaking Tour:] “Hell of a Dangerous Man”

#15 – Vol. 1, #15, Aug. 10, 1979  

#16 – Vol. 1, #16, Aug. 17, 1979  

#17 – Vol. 1, #17, Aug. 31, 1979  

#18 – Vol. 1, #18, Sept. 6, 1979 

#19 – Vol. 1, #19, Sept. 13, 1979  

#20 – Vol. 1, #20, Sept. 21, 1979  

#21 – Vol. 1, #21, Sept. 28, 1979  

#22 – Vol. 1, #22, Oct. 5, 1979  

#23 – Vol. 1, #23, Oct. 12, 1979 

#24 – Vol. 1, #24, Oct. 19, 1979  

#25 – Vol. 1, #25, Oct. 26, 1979 

#26 – Vol. 1, #26, Nov. 2, 1979 

“South Korea: U.S. Hangman Dies in U.S. Noose”
“Central Committee Report, Part 1”
Bob Avakian: “Speaks to Chester S.C. Meeting”
“Gov’t Twists Truth on Sickle Cell”

Special D.C. Edition for the Trial of Bob Avakian and the Mao Tsetung Defendants, November 1979

Vol. 1, No. 1, Nov. 7, 1979.  

Vol. 1, No. 2, Nov. 9, 1979.  

Vol. 1, No. 3, [Not numbered, not dated]. 

Vol. 1, No. 4, Nov. 15, 1979. 

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#27 – Vol. 1, #27, Nov. 9, 1979 

“U.S. Imperialism Hands Off Iran”
“Klan/Cops Murder 5 in Greensboro”
“Central Committee Report, Part 2”
Bob Avakian: “Two Class Outlooks on Rebellion” (Part 1)

#28 – Vol. 1, #28, Nov. 16, 1979 

“Bob Avakian Case: Gov’t Forced to Retreat, Maneuver”
Editorial: “U.S. Imperialism is Going to Hell. Where are You Going?”
“The Prospects for Revolution and the Urgent Tasks in the Decade Ahead” [Further excerpt from CC Report]
“Interview with Kampuchean [Cambodian] U.N. Ambassador Thiounn Prasith”
“U.S. Schemes to Recapture Kampuchea”

#29 – Vol. 1, #29, Nov. 23, 1979 

“Keep Bob Avakian and the Mao Defendants Free!”
“Double Revolutionary Worker Distribution Now!”
Bob Avakian: “The Stakes Are Up–For Them and Us”

#30 – Vol. 1, #30, Nov. 30, 1979 

“Fred Hampton: ’You Can’t Kill Revolution’”
“Why Iran’s People Hate US Imperialism (And Why We Should Too)”
“Pravda in the Bolshevik Revolution: A Toe to Toe Fight for the Revolutionary Press”
Bob Avakian: “Marxism and May Day 1980 vs. Economism and Reformism”
“KKK: Murdering Puppets on a Capitalist String”

#31 – Vol. 1, #31, Dec. 7, 1979 

“Secret Service Plots to Snatch Chairman”
“Bolshevik Newspapers Iskra & Pravda: They Reared a Whole Generation of the Revolutionary Proletariat”
“Patriotism and Imperialism”

#32 – Vol. 1, #32, Dec. 14, 1979 

“Secret Service’s Secret War on Bob Avakian”
“Iran Crisis Heightens Tensions in U.S. Bloc”
“What Does the U.S. Mean by International Law?”
“Turning Point in Nicaragua”

#33 – Vol. 1, #33, Dec. 21, 1979 

“People’s Delegation Returns from Iran”
“Imperialist Settlement: Keeping Zimbabwe in Chains”
“Turn Up the Heat/No Mercy: New Prairie Fire 45”
“Embassy Spy Documents” [From raided U.S. Embassy in Iran]

#34 – Vol. 1, #34, Dec. 28, 1979 

Bob Avakian: “1980: A Year, a Decade of Historic Importance”
“Soviet Imperialists Mass Troops in Afghanistan: Out of the Frying Pan”
“Stalin’s 100th Anniversary

#35 – Vol. 1, #35, Jan. 4, 1980 

“Soviets March into Afghanistan Quicksand”
“January Storm Decreed Criminal by [Chinese] Revisionists”
“The Pirate ship of Camelot” [About Ted Kennedy and the Shah of Iran]
“CWP: Opportunism ’Beyond the Point of No Return’”
“First Hand from Iran: Part 2: Shah and SAVAK”

#36 – Vol. 1, #36, Jan. 11, 1980 

“Superpowers Square Off Over Afghanistan”
“RW Networks Begin in the Streets”
“Lenin On: Who shot first and Who Cares?”
“First Hand from Iran: Conclusion”

#37 – Vol. 1, #37, Jan. 18, 1980 

“Afghanistan: Superpowers Spar: U.S. Revs Up War Machine”
“May Day–Opening Shot: 1,000,000 Leaflets”
“RCP Issues Call: Enlist in Revolutionary May Day Brigades”
“Politicians Vie for Moldy Mantle of M. L. King”
“Foul Chinese Poem Attacks Mao Tsetung”
“The Philosophy to Change the World” (The Science of Revolution, Part 1)

#38 – Vol. 1, #38, Jan. 25, 1980 

“Carter Doctrine: U.S. Stakes Claims for War”
“RW Distribution Report: Chaos on a Grand Scale!”
“May Day ’80: The Word is Out!”
“Feb. 2 Anti Klan March”
“A Brief History of The First Shot”
“Capitalism’s Dirty Little Secret” (The Science of Revolution, Part 2)

#39 – Vol. 1, #39, Feb. 1, 1980 

“Thousands Hit Cannonfodder-call”
“Kennedy Speech: The Hawk in Dove’s Feathers”
“Iran Day Action: 1500 Hit Berkeley Streets”
“The Clash: ’London calling’ – into the 1980’s”
“Revolutionaries & Disarmament: V. I. Lenin ...”
“Dictatorship of the Proletariat: Touchstone of Marxism” (The Science of Revolution, Part 3)

#40 – Vol. 1, #40, Feb. 8, 1980 

“Brigades Form Up for May Day 1980”
“A Talk with Bob Avakian on the Current World Scene”
“May Day 1912: The Ice Breaks”
“Chicago Schools Shut Down”
“Frame-up Continues: First Pontiac Prisoners Convicted”
“One Year Ago–Insurrection: Iran from ’Island of Stability’ to Sea of Revolution”

#41 – Vol. 1, #41, Feb. 15, 1980 

“May Day Brigade Held Hostage in Youngstown”
“Revisionists, Imperialists Scheme in El Salvador”
“Revolution in the U.S.A. – The Line of the RCP” [The Science of Revolution, Part IV]
“Pigs Run Amok in L.A. Black Community”
“U$$R: Today as Capitali$t as U$A”
“V.I. Lenin: The Defeat of one’s own Bourgeoisie in the Imperialist War”
“May Day in Iran”

#42 – Vol. 1, #42, Feb. 22, 1980 

“Youngstown: Fertile Soil for Seeds of May Day”
“Plots Thicken against Embassy Students” (Iran)
“Revolts Erupt in Turkey”
“Don’t Talk! What to Say When the Man Comes Around Asking Questions”
“Don’t Be a ’Typical Commie’; Be a Communist” (Speech by Bob Avakian)
“Architecture of Slavery: Washington D.C.”
“Prelude to Pearl Harbor: How the U.S. Tried to Get Bombed!”

#43 – Vol. 1, #43, Feb. 29, 1980 

#45 – Vol. 1, #45, March 14, 1980 

#46 – Vol. 1, #46, March 21, 1980 

#50 – Vol. 1, #50, April 18, 1980 

#52 – Vol. 1, #52, April 29, 1980 

#53A – Vol. 2, #1A, May 1, 1980 

#53B – Vol. 2, #1B, May 5, 1980, “Red Flag Edition” 

#56 – Vol. 2, #4, May 23, 1980

#57 – Vol. 2, #5, May 30, 1980

#74 – Vol. 2, #22, Oct. 3, 1980

#77 – Vol. 2, #25, Oct. 24, 1980

Supplement

Special 1980 Presidential Election issue

#87 – Vol. 2, #35, Jan. 9, 1981

#88 – Vol. 2, #36, Jan. 16, 1981