2016 Party Convention

The Red Party will hold its first convention on Friday, June 17, Saturday the 18th and  Sunday the 19th in which members will debate policy, tactics and strategy, ratify a constitution and program, and hold elections for leading committees. All RP members will have voting rights on the convention floor. Supporters, readers of the Red Vine and other interested persons are encouraged to attend as observers with a consultative vote. Watch this space as updates are posted!

Attendance

The convention will be held via teleconference, with no special software required. Participants may access the convention via web, phone or Apple / Android app. Observers should contact the Red Party to receive access information.

Agenda

(all times given in Eastern Standard Time. Agenda is subject to modification.)

FRIDAY JUNE 17, 7PM-9PM
Ratify agenda
Opening address
Introducing discussion on program & constitution
Motions

SATURDAY JUNE 18, 10AM-12PM & 2PM-6PM
Organizational report & reports from local work
Financial report
Program
Break (12PM-2PM)
Constitution
Motions
Workshops
SUNDAY JUNE 19, 12PM-4PM
Miscellaneous rolled-over business, if applicable
Vote on program and constitution
Elections to Party committees
Closing address

Motions

* Proposal for a Revised Constitution

* Proposal to Change Our Motto

* Against Reflexive “No Platform”

* Self-Determination for All Oppressed Peoples

* Draft Revised Program

* Proposal for a (New) Party Logo

* Improving our Infrastructure

* Proposal for Joint Publication with the Communist League(s)

* Tribal Societies and Dependent Nations

Workshops

- Writing for a communist publication

- Democratic centralism

- Local political economy

Submit

To move a motion for consideration, email it to party@red-party.com

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