Communist Party of Canada (Marxist–Leninist)

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Communist Party of Canada (Marxist–Leninist)

Parti communiste du Canada (marxiste–léniniste)
LeaderAnna Di Carlo
FoundedMarch 31, 1970
HeadquartersMontreal, Quebec
NewspaperThe Marxist–Leninist Monthly

The Communist Party of Canada (Marxist–Leninist) (abbreviation CPC-ML), also known as the Marxist–Leninist Party of Canada (MLPC), is a communist party in Canada.


The CPC-ML advocates for adopting a new constitution through a referendum and allowing parliament to choose the head of state, who is currently an unelected monarch. The CPC-ML recognizes Quebec's right to self-determination. It demands increased funding for social programs.[1]

Foreign policy

The CPC-ML believes Canada should leave the U.S.-led organizations NATO and NORAD and stop collaborating with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It believes Canada should avoid going to war or interfering in the affairs of other countries.[1]


The CPC-ML believes Canada should end deportations of undocumented workers and migrant workers should be able to have permanent residency in Canada.[1]

Indigenous rights

The CPC-ML demands repealing the Indian Act of 1876 and paying reparations to colonized peoples. It believes that diplomatic relations should be established with and between indigenous nations.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "MLPC Program". Marxist-Leninist Party of Canada. Archived from the original on 2022-04-21. Retrieved 2022-07-31.