• Michael Laxer

Communist Party of Canada celebrates 100 years with online event and upcoming documentary



The Communist Party of Canada turned 100 years old on May 28, 2021. On Sunday, May 30 the party celebrated 100 years of fighting for socialism with an online event at which the trailer for an upcoming documentary A Century of Struggle: The Story of the Communist Party of Canada was released.


The sweeping trailer looks at the party's history, its impact on the lives of its members and the rebound from the critical days after the counter-revolutions in Eastern Europe and the USSR. It features many figures from the party's past and present including legendary leader Tim Buck, former leader Miguel Figueroa and present leader Elizabeth Rowley.


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You can also watch the Sunday livestream event on You Tube in full at: 100 Years: Communist Party of Canada Centenary Celebration - YouTube