The French Communist Party ( French: Parti communiste français, pronounced [paʁti kɔmynist fʁɑ̃sɛ], PCF) is a political party in France which advocates the principles of communism. The PCF is a member of the Party of the European Left, and its MEPs sit with The Left in the European Parliament – GUE/NGL group.
- 30 December 1920; 102 years ago
The French Communist Party (French: Parti Communiste Français; abbreviated PCF) has been a part of the political scene in France since 1920, peaking in strength around the end of World War II. It originated when a majority of members resigned from the socialist French Section of the Workers' International (SFIO) party to set up the ...
Le Parti communiste français (PCF) est un parti politique français fondé en 1920. Il est issu du congrès de Tours de la Section française de l'Internationale ouvrière (SFIO) visant à décider de l'adhésion à l' Internationale communiste ; la majorité du congrès ayant décidé de cette adhésion crée alors la Section ...
It has been described as "an enduring presence on the French political scene" for most of the 20th century. In 1920, the French Section of the Communist International was founded. This organization went on to become the French Communist Party (Parti communiste français, PCF).
The French Communist Party ( French: Parti communiste français, PCF) is a French far-left political party. Founded in 1920, it had a large influence in the XXth century, especially after the Second World War, and is still important in the French political life, though it declined over years.