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Events by Revolution Books

Revolution Books in Cambridge has closed its store.

The world cries out for revolution. The Central Committee of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA has put out an important statement "Time to Get Organized for an ACTUAL REVOLUTION" and Revolution Books urges everyone who wants to see a radically different and better world to dig into this statement.

There are serious plans to make leaps in building a movement for an actual revolution. In order to contribute to this exciting new direction, Revolution Books Cambridge is going to focus on taking the works of Bob Avakian and the RCP, USA, including www.revcom.us, Revolution newspaper, and other revolutionary literature and videos directly out to the people. To accomplish this, Revolution Books Cambridge has now closed the bookstore at 1158 Mass Ave.

  We want to express our appreciation for your support of Revolution Books. Some of you have supported Revolution Books in many ways since its founding in 1979, and others have done so only recently, and we hope you will follow and support the ongoing work being done to bring about an actual revolution. We urge you to get an e-subscription to Revolution newspaper  and closely follow the website www.revcom.us, the lifeline that cuts through events to reveal the need for revolution and how to move now to hasten and prepare for that revolution.

We will continue to keep you informed via the Revolution Books email and website about events, important new books, author events, and where to find us as the revolution pops up in different places.

The Revolution Books New York store will continue to be the flagship store nationally and we support their efforts and urge you to follow their website.

The political, intellectual, and cultural center
for the movement for an actual revolution

VICTORY! Over $28,000 raised from the
Indiegogo crowd funding campaign!

Towards a radically better world,
Revolution Books Cambridge

Saturday, October 29th, 4-6 pm

at Windsor Community Art Center
119 Windsor Street, Cambridge

Revolution Books will be hosting a series of monthly discussions on:

The Pathbreaking New Book from Bob Avakian:

The science, the strategy, the leadership
for an actual revolution, and a radically new society on the road to real emancipation

focus of the first dicussion:
Excerpts from the October 8 book launch at the
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Malcolm X Blvd. @135th Street, Harlem, NYC

Cornel West and Carl Dix
Moderated by: Andy Zee, spokesperson for
Revolution Books,NYC

watch the full book launch program here

"If you care about the horrific state of the world, if you yearn for humanity to be free..."

Contribute to the BA Everywhere Campaign!

Revolution Books will be having yard sales and attending flea markets to raise funds for this campaign.
You can make contributions of books, electronics, other saleable items that will help to make this happen.

If you would like to host a yard sale or another type of event please contact us.

"BA Everywhere is a mass campaign to involve hundreds and thousands of people working together to raise the big money necessary to make this revolutionary science and the leadership of Bob Avakian known so that everywhere people are questioning why the world is the horror it is, everywhere they are raising their heads and fighting back, so they know about, discuss, debate, get into, and can take this up and transform themselves and the world."

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3 Things that have to happen in order for there to be real and lasting change for the better:

  • 1) People have to fully confront the actual history of this country and its role in the world up to today,
    and the terrible consequences of this.

  • 2) People have to dig seriously and scientifically into how this system of capitalism-imperialism actually works,
    and what this actually causes in the world.

  • 3) People have to look deeply into the solution to all this.

  • Bob Avakian
    May 1st, 2016

    contact Revolution Books
    617-388-0133 ||| info@revolutionbookscamb.org


    Download full interview in PDF format

    Available from Revolution Books! $11.95

    Some Crucial Points of Revolutionary Orientation — in Opposition to Infantile Posturing and Distortions of Revolution
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    The Cold but Liberating Truth About the Police, the Struggle for Justice, and Revolution
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    For more information go to –StopPatriarchy.org!

    Watch the Dialogue,
    Learn More About the Revolution,
    Get Involved in the Movement...

    On November 15, 1900 people packed The Riverside Church in New York City to experience the Dialogue between Cornel West and Bob Avakian-REVOLUTION AND RELIGION: The Fight for Emancipation and the Role of Religion.

    It was an historic event. Two perspectives were set forth-contending and overlapping, struggling for higher ground, and coming back to unity on the need to ACT.
    The video of the entire Dialogue has now been posted!

    Watch it here.

    You can also read the article on revcom.us, "An Historic Dialogoue: Cornel West and Bob Avakian Enlighten and Challenge in Dark Times."

    Watching Fruitvale Station with Bob Avakian Read more
    BA Everywhere...
    Imagine the Difference It Could Make!
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    If you are someone who is angered and outraged by the horrors of this world: the oppression of black people and women, the ruthless wars of imperialism, the brink of environmental catastrophe, and you are someone who has dared to dream of a radically different world, then unleash your imagination!

    Now Available: Download the BAsics e-book for free here


    by Bob Avakian, Chairman, Revolutionary Communist Party, USA, Summer 2015 Read more

    You Don't Know What You Think You "Know" About... The Communist Revolution and the REAL Path to Emancipation: Its History and Our Future

    Now Available as a New Expanded Ebook! click here

    An Interview with Raymond Lotta

    People need the truth about the communist revolution. The REAL truth. At a time when people are rising up in many places all over the world and seeking out ways forward, THIS alternative is ruled out of order. At a time when even more people are agonizing over and raising big questions about the future, THIS alternative is constantly slandered and maligned and lied about, while those who defend it are given no space to reply. We thought it urgent that we answer the questions and tell the TRUTH about the communist revolution—the real way out of the horrors that people endure today, and the even worse ones they face tomorrow... Read More

    Welcome to Revolution Books!
    Scientific and poetic, wrangling and visionary –– Revolution Books is alive with a defiant spirit that refuses to accept that the horrors of today's world have to be. People come into Revolution Books from all over the world to find the books and the deep engagement with each other about the possibility of a radically different way the world could be. A bookstore at the center of building a movement for revolution.

    At the heart of Revolution Books is the cutting edge work of Bob Avakian, whose new synthesis of communism envisions a radically new society that is overcoming all of the oppression of the current world while giving great scope to intellectual work, ferment, and dissent as integral to the complete emancipation of humanity.

    Revolution Books has an extensive collection of books on history and political theory, novels and poetry, atheism and science, world geopolitics and philosophy, as well as DVDs, and books in Spanish. Check out the regular discussions, author readings, and film screenings.

    Come browse the shelves, sit and read, or discuss the burning issues of our time. At Revolution Books you can meet the movement that is changing the world.

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    Printed Edition

    BAsics is a book of quotations and short essays from Bob Avakian.

    Now Available: Download the e-book for free here

    A talk by Bob Avakian
    Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

    Now available as an ebook!


    click HERE to read the full talk.


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    An Historic Contradiction: Fundamentally Changing The World Without "Turning Out the Lights"
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    Unchaining the Mind and Radically Changing the World!
    Chairman of the
    Revolutionary Communist Party