“The headless government doesn’t like students with heads. That’s why they get students’ heads bashed. The Ministers of Health and Education who have heads without brains attack students who have to … [Read More...]
The beginning of the left movement in Sri Lanka goes back to 1935. The first leftist political party, Lanka Sama Samaja Party (LSSP-Lanka Equal Social Party) which was founded in that year, became one of the largest national sections of the Fourth International during 1950’s and 1960’s. The birth of the Communist Party of Sri Lanka (CPSL) was due to the split of the LSSP in the year 1943. The CPSL later split into two factions along the lines of Moscow... More
The Leader of the JVP Comrade Anura Dissanayaka has left to Germany on an invitation from the ‘Ethera Api’ organization. He is scheduled to address members of ‘Ethera api’ organization at Berlin today at 4.00 p.m., Munich tomorrow at 3.00 p.m. and Dusseldorf on the 2nd July at 1.00 p.m. Comrade Anura Dissanayaka will also […]
The Socialist Students’ Union (SSU) vehemently condemns the government’s move to deploy police riot squads and the STF to brutally attack university students who marched to the Ministry of Health on the 21st to ask for a discussion with the Minister of Health in a bid to get a solution for the SAITM crisis. This […]
A Protest rally will be held by the JVP against the economic plunder, fraud, corruption and communalism at Viharamahadevi Open Air Theater today (22nd) at 3.30 p.m. The leaders of the JVP will participate in the rally which could be viewed on line at <www. jvpsrilanka.com> – the official website of the JVP.
The National Student Heroes’ Day that commemorates student heroes who sacrificed their lives on behalf of the freedom of the Motherland and free education was celebrated yesterday (20th). This year the commemoration by the Socialist Students’ Union was held on two days with an exhibition of photographs and a musical show with commemorative songs to […]
“It should be said that disaster management institutions of the government are listless. There is no administrative leadership. Despite officials work hard, no proper management could be seen in these institutions. They are at a very run down stage. People are severely distressed. Now, it is necessary to go beyond providing emergency relief services and […]
The Leader of the JVP Comrade Anura Dissanayaka has asked the Speaker a day’s debate in Parliament on the flood disaster the country has confronted with recently. Comrade Anura Dissanayaka forwarded a letter to the Speaker with the request for the debate. In his letter Comrade Anura Dissanayaka states the government should take immediate measures […]
The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Greece has sent a message of solidarity and condolences through the JVP to the families of all those who have been affected due to floods and landslides that occurred in Sri Lanka during the past few days. To the JVP Athens, 31 May 2017 Dear comrades, We […]
The JVP has decided to take measures to provide relief to the people affected due to the adverse weather from the salary fund of the JVP people’s representatives states the media unit of the JVP. Already, the ‘Red Star’ Relief Service Brigade of the JVP is mediating in the task of bringing to normalcy the […]
Protest Rally - Live from Viharamahadevi, Colombo.
Posted by Anura Kumara Dissanayake on Thursday, June 22, 2017
Despite breakdown of capitalism becoming a ‘preface’ for a Socialist transformation, various anti-Marxist and unscientific opinions that have established in the society due to the breakdown of the former Socialist camp, have become an obstacle to create a modern Socialist society. This is why, at this decisive moment, a correct analysis reached with a Marxist – Leninist vision on “Why Socialist camp led by the Soviet Union disintegrated?” and “What is Socialist Revolution” is necessary. Download
This volume that discusses the path of the JVP from 1965 to 1994 has been compiled from a collection of articles published by ‘Niyamuwa’ from May, 2008 under the pseudonym ‘Mahogaya’. Download
Programme of the proletarian socialist revolution
The proletariat in this neo-colony, where the capitalist production system dominates and a bourgeoisie subservient to imperialists is in power, faces the challenge to prepare for socialist revolutionary tasks and achieve them. In order to achieve them the Sri Lankan proletariat presents this programme. More...
(Ceylon Today) Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) and JVP MP Sunil Handunnetti believes that the current Unity Government, which has been in the echelons of power for merely two years, has fleeced more public funds than the Mahinda Rajapaksa Presidency, which lasted for a decade from 2005-2015. He also said it was up to the voters of the country to decide whether to proceed with the same political backdrop, where it was a shift of power between the UNP and the SLFP, or … [Read More...]