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UMITSUBAME No.1297/March.19
"UMITSUBAME" that means storm petrel in Japanese, is the MCG newspaper published
every two weeks..

@In front of the National Diet (Nov.1959)

lenin's "own words"
For raising trotskyism!

No.1297/March.19, 2017
"The string-puller" is the Abe Administration itself.
-- The Moritomo school on parade of violation of law, injustice and falseness

@As the investigation about the management of Moritomo school progresses, a lot of corruption is revealed, that is, public money embezzlement, fraud, capture of the subsidy, and the "donation" of Abe to the Moritomo school, and so on. About the "education" of the kindergarten, it is exposed to be just poor, and ridiculous contents such as the education of the nationalism of Japan Emperor system for over 3 years old children as an ideal of the Abe Administration. Abe and reactionary group now jeer that Kagoike as the manager do not deserve the name of the school teacher, or the education of the Moritomo school is not education. It is as if they have forgot whether they beautified, praised, and pampered so called the "education" of the Moritomo school until now. And they are going to put an end to this case by the temporizing means to buy back the national land now. However, of course, the workers do not permit such a thing and must extend this fight until overthrow of the Abe Administration.

[Editorial]: They may as well be hanged for a sheep as a lamb -- The Japan Communist Party is going to be a leader for protecting the Emperor system of Japan.
Summoning Kagoike to testify as sworn witnesses at the Diet
-- Does the power and the times of Abe reach the end?
Withdrawing from the South Sudan in the crisis -- For what was the armed forces dispatched ?

No.1296/March.5, 2017
They got the state-owned land worth one billion yen by just 2 million yen
-- The never-permitted power crime by the government and the state

@The extraordinary scandal around Primary minister Abe broke out. Moritomo Gakuen, a private school in Osaka, in which Mrs. Akie, Abe's Wife was in the position of a honory headmaster and Abe supported that school, in fact, got the state-owned land worth one billion yen by just 2 million yen. This is a power crime complicatedly involved the Abe administration, politicians of the LDP, and high-ranking officials. We shouldn't overlook this huge evil and crime by Abe and his supporters.

[Editorial]: The special law on living succession seems to become reality -- by the collaboration between an administration party and 9 oppositon parties
Where are the U.S.A. and the World going?
-- The administrative policy speech by Trump

No.1295/Feb.19, 2017
The "economic diplomacy" of Trump
-- Doesn't it result in the disturbance and dismantling of the world political economy?

@The irrelevant and stupid things with ignoring the rationality of the capitalist and economic law appear in the world at a stretch with the Trump government, and it embarrasses and disgusts people all over the world. Trump seems to perceive protecting the industry and "employment" of the United States as his supreme task and duty, and promote the protectionism and his own country first policy. He is convinced that it is possible with cheap tricks and policy haphazardly and behaves so. However, it does not seem that he understands what he is doing. Will the economy of the United States and the world economy be able to keep going without being depressed to chaos and a bog of the disorder under Trump?

[Editorial]: Even the false finance reform fails -- The PB equation in 2020 years is hopeless.
The distributive law in the socialism -- How can it be shown concisely?

Marx's Labor Theory of Value :
A Defense
Hayashi Hiroyoshi
Translated by Roy West

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Japanese Marxist Hayashi Hiroyoshi introduces the fundamental concepts of Marx's economic theory, particularly the "labor theory of value" presented at the beginning of Capital.

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Karl Marx's ideas have been declared "dead" on more than one occasion, only to emerge with new relevance a few years later. But the "collapse of communism" seemed to be the final nail in his coffin. The end of history had been reached, we were told, and poor old Karl was wrong. - Or was he?

In Marx's Labor Theory of Value: A Defense, Hayashi Hiroyoshi argues that Marx will continue to be relevant as long as capitalism continues to exist. This is simply because no one grasped the nature of capitalism on a more profound level than Marx did. Hayashi presents the most fundamental aspects of Marxist economic thought, centering on the discussion of the commodity at the beginning of Capital. Also included are detailed examinations of Adam Smith's theory of value and the concepts of ground - rent, credit, and productive labor. Hayashi shows that Marx's labor theory of value is the key not only to understanding capitalism but also for grasping the essential characteristics of socialism. And socialism - as the real solution to the contradictions of capitalism - turns out to have little in common with the recently deceased "communist" states.

Now that history has resumed - after its brief "hiatus" - it's time to return to Marx!

Our First English Publication !!
 Stalinist or Scientific

The Marxist Theory
of State capitalism

Written by Hiroyoshi Hayashi ; Kennichi Suzuki ,
Translated by Roy West
(Price: 2,000yen / U.S. $19 + shipping charge)

We have finally published our first book in English! Now our theory of state capitalism is available in English to socialists throughout the world. This book exposes the pseudo "socialism" of the Soviet Union and China that was mistaken for the real thing for so long. This book represents an important theoretical pillar for the struggle for real socialism.

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