Athens, July 2010
The Movement for the Reorganisation of the Communist Party of Greece 1918-55 released a book entitled “Socialism of the 21st century: a new theoretical formulation of old anti-marxist ideas”.
As mentioned in the introductory note, the present edition is a collection of articles published in the party press of the members of the International Conference of Marxist-Leninist Parties and Organisations (ICMPLO), in which the ideological foundations of the “socialism of the 21st century” theory are criticized. The first
article, by comrade Alejandro Rios whose title, “Socialism of the 21st century: a new theoretical formulation of old anti-marxist ideas,” this edition also bears, is the official position of the Marxist-Leninist Communist Party of Equador on the subject that was adopted by the International Conference of Marxist-Leninist Parties and Organisations. This edition aims at clarifying the ideological basis of the political inconsistencies in this left-wing, democratic and progressive trend, reveal the social-democrat, reformist content of the “socialism of the 21st century” theory and, consequently, the reasons that make this theory harmful to the international working movement and its struggle.