|Political alignment||Pro-USSR and anti-Quebec nationalism.|
|Activity||Strikes, protests, supporting trades unions, supporting militant industrial unionism and campaigning.|
|Online Links||http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_of_Canada and http://communist-party.ca/|
The Canadian Communist Party was made illegal and banned in 1941, and henceforth the party operated as Parti ouvrier-progressiste (in English: "Labor-Progressive Party") until 1959. The Communist Party of Quebec was banned unitl 1935 and re-banned from 1937 to 1959.