From Ike to Mao and Beyond: My Journey from Mainstream America to Revolutionary Communist : a Memoir
Insight Press, Inc, 2005 - 449 páginas
Spanning some of the most tumultuous and storied decades of American history, this account of one man's political life touches on what it takes to lead a revolution and how such a leader is made. Bob Avakian, radical activist and communist leader, takes readers into his 1950s, middle-class past with tales of attending an integrated high school, an experience that profoundly altered his worldview. From there, he traces his path into the heady whirl of 1960s Berkeley, where he engaged with revolutionaries of all stripes. Revealing insights gained from politics, music, sports, study, and late-night bull-sessions, this dissection of the experiences that formed and informed Avakian looks back at a galvanizing history, and forward to a possible future of revolutionary change. His story offers a rare picture of what it is like to lead a revolutionary party in the most powerful country in the world.
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Mom and Dad
One Nation Under God A 50s Boyhood
The World Begins to Open
Your Sons and Your Daughters
Are Beyond Your Command
Getting Down with Revolution
Exposing the Soviets Struggling with the Chinese
Founding the Party A High Pointand a Low One
Revolutionary Work in a NonRevolutionary Situation
Bitter Sacrifice Strengthens Bold ResolveMao
A Fitting Welcome for Deng Xiaoping
ReEvaluationand Leaping Forward
Stop the Railroad
Becoming a Communist
Revolution or Adventurism?
Going to China
Consolidating the Revolutionary Union
Unity Struggleand Principle
Building the Party
In ExileAnd Leading Through Line
Perseverance and Inspiration
About Bob Avakian
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