Revolutionary Activities of the great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG.
In just under 14 days , on the 15th of April it will be the 104th birth anniversary of the great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG. This is an event celebrated by not only the Korean people but by Juche Idea and Songun idea followers throughout the world and is hailed as the Day of the Sun by the Korean people and world progressives. It is the core purpose of this meeting to celebrate the life of the great leader President KIM IL SUNG.
As dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN wrote in his treatise, The Great Kim Il Sung Is the Eternal Leader of Our Party and Our People published on the 20th of April 2012 to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of President KIM IL SUNG;Kim Il Sung was the most outstanding leader of the 20th century and a peerlessly great man.
The 20th century was an era of revolutionary changes in the struggle of the masses of the people for their independence, changes unprecedented in human history, and an era of fierce struggle between the progressives and reactionaries, between socialism and imperialism. In this century full of changes, there were many renowned politicians and personages, who left traces in the shaping of the masses’ destiny and in the political history of the world, but none of them was a preeminent leader, a peerless patriot and a great revolutionary as our leader was, who, from his teens to eighties, adorned the century as a century of victory of the cause of anti-imperialist independence, the cause of socialism, by dint of unique ideology and leadership and ennobling virtue while enjoying the absolute support and trust of the people. The 20th century was, both in name and in reality, Kim Il Sung’s century resplendent with his imperishable exploits and the personalities of the great man.
Kim Il Sung was the most outstanding leader and an extraordinary veteran statesman, who left imperishable exploits for his country and people and for the times and revolution by means of profound ideas and theories, uncommon leadership ability and gigantic revolutionary practice
Comrade KIM IL SUNG is the father of the Korean nation, the builder of socialist Korea. During a life spanning more than 80 years he created a new history carving out the destiny of the nation and performed immortal exploits which will go down in the annals of the era of independence. Under his superb leadership, the Korean people brightened the 20th century with victory and glory. Comrade KIM ILSUNG led two severe revolutionary wars to victory becoming known as the ever victorious iron willed brilliant commander and gifted military strategist. He led two complex social revolutions and built an independent socialist country with an advanced socialist system centred upon the popular masses which is the cradle of life for the Korean people.
The great leader President KIM IL SUNG was not born in a mansion or a palace but in a simple straw thatched house in Mangyondae , though he was a statesman of worldwide fame
President KIM IL SUNG was a great thinker and theoretician, who was the author 10,800 different works over a period of 7 decades, on annual average he wrote 170 works or 1 work every 2 and half days. About 24 million copies of his works have been published in 60 different languages in a total of 110 countries.
The creation of the Juche idea is the greatest feat of the great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG. The Juche idea authored by him and developed by the great leader comrade KIM JONG IL is the guiding idea of our times showing the way to liberate humanity. President KIM IL SUNG defined the Juche Idea in a nutshell as being “The basis of the Juche Idea is that man is the master of all things and the decisive factor in everything” The Juche idea proves that man is indeed the master and decides everything. The Juche idea is studied throughout the world and gains new adherents every day.
The great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG was the pioneer of the Songun idea. At an early stage of the Korean revolution he stressed the importance of giving priority to arms thereby creating the Songun idea .The Juche idea and Songun ideas are the correct guiding revolutionary ideas of our era showing the way forward for humanity.
The great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG was the ever victorious iron-willed brilliant commander and gifted military strategist. He led the Korean people to defeat the million strong Kwantung army of Japanese imperialism and later the US imperialists, the south Korean puppets and 15 satellite states.
The great leader comradek KIM IL SUNG built a most advantageous and people-centred socialist system of Korean style. He ensured that both Rightist and leftist deviations were avoiding in the construction of socialism . Moreover the pressure of big power chauvinism was rebuffed. New and unique methods and theories such as the Taean system and the Chongsan Ri method were created. President KIM IL SUNG was with the people always guiding the construction of socialism .During the course of leading the revolution and construction in Korea he gave on the spot guidance to 20,600 different units ,spending a total of 8,650 days(that is the equivalent of well over 20 years) and travelled a distance of 578.000 kilometres!. Believing that the “people are my god “ who met people from all walks of life including workers and farmers.
Under the leadership of President KIM IL SUNG the Korean people carried out socialist industrialisation at an amazing rate , the speed of Chollima as it is known in the DPRK (Chollima being a legendary winged horse that could cover a 1000 kilometres in one day ). During the late 1950s industrial output value increased at 36/6% per year and throughout the period of industrialisation from 1957 to 1970 industrial output the rate of increase was 19.1 % per year ! People in the DPRK were provided with free heath care, free education and full employment . In 1974 taxation was abolished in the DPRK.Socialist Korea of Juche , is the most durable legacy that President KIM IL SUNG bequeathed to posterity.
The great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG guided the world revolution. He opposed both modern revisionism and Left opportunism and strove for the unity of the international communist movement and socialist countries. Comrade KIM IL SUNG upheld the anti-US, anti imperialist struggle when some others gave up saying that “It is wrong to try to avoid the struggle against imperialism under the pretext that independence and revolution are important, but that peace is still more precious” This smashed the sophistries of those who give up the anti-imperialist prattling about peaceful co-existence.
When others threw aside the banner of socialism following the frustation of socialism in the USSR, President KIM IL SUNG held the red flag even higher maintaining anti-imperialist and socialist principles in the most difficult conditions.
The great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG fought for independent reunification up to the last moments of his life.He also put forward correct policies for the south Korean revolution and was the benevolent father to the south Korean revolutionaries He laid down basic principles for Korea's reunification and fought to put them into practice. He struggled for reunification right up to the last minute of his life.
the great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG was the father of socialist Korea, a gifted ideologist and theoretician, the outstanding leader of the international communist movement and world, an gifted military strategist, an exemplar of leadership and a benevolent father of the people, Today the Juche revolutionary cause and Songun revolutionary cause is carried forward by the respected Marshal KIM JONG UN, supreme leader of the WPK and DPRK and its revolutionary armed forces. Marshal KIM JONG UN is the great successor to the cause of the great leader comrade KIM IL SUNG and he is sure to ensure that there is no deviation from the proud Juche path travelled by the DPRK