The Great October Revolution 100 years ago opened the way to independence for Finnish people, says CPFs Petra Packalén in her speech at the 19th International Meeting of Communist and Workers' Parties.
Former Chairperson of the Communist Party of Finland and Member of the European Left Working Group for Central and Eastern Europe Yrjö Hakanen gave a speech at the International Conference ”100th Anniversary of the Great October Revolution: Lessons and the Future of the Left” in Chisinau 27.-28.10.2017
Chairperson of the Communist Party of Finland JP (Juha-Pekka) Väisänen participates 6.11. in Moscow International Forum of Left Forces under title “October 1917 - Breakthrough towards Socialism”. CPF chair says that there still exist countries the aim of which is building socialism and that all communists owe “Red-DNA” to the Great October Socialist Revolution. Väisänen says that the needed successful step forward have to be based on the challenging idea of a real collaboration within the progressive parties, communist and worker’s parties, feminists, the left and ecologically progressive parties and with the political parties and the civil societies functionaries, NGO´s, mass movements, peace-movements, syndicates, LGTBI-sexual minorities networks, workers unions, artists, intellectuals and all the variety of the ones and many unsatisfied with political elite, shovist politics, the patriarcat, market dictatorship and capitalism.
Chairman JP (Juha-Pekka) Väisänen of the Communist Party of Finland says that by awarding the Sakharov Prize to Venezuela´s Opposition the EU puts itself in a questionable light and supports the undemocratic and militarist campaign of the US President Donald Trump´s policy against Venezuela´s right to sovereignty and peace.
Chairperson of the Communist Party of Finland JP (Juha-Pekka) Väisänen insists in his speech “The contradiction of radical peace” at Tiedonantaja-Festival that peace is possible to achieve only by true process of awareness and fight for freedom.