Japan Revolutionary Communist League, National Committee (Middle Core Faction) , called Chukakuha, was the most powerful Japanese far-left revolutionary groupafter World War II. In 1957 Japan Revolutionary Communist League (JRCL) was formed as a new "anti-Stalinist" revolutionary movement which denounced the existing communist regimes. In 1963, a disagreement within the JRCL National Committee led to dissidents breaking away to form the JRCL Revolutionary Marxist Faction, which eventually became known as the JRCL National Committee Middle Core Faction (Chukakuha). Although the majority of Chukakuha's activities today relate to organizing labor unions and students' autonomous bodies, pamphleteering and public protests, the group has a violent history, ranging from riots to sabotage attacks and assassinations.VideoVideo:  August 2007 - Chukakuha members occupied the main building of Kyoto university in 1990.…

Chukakuha, also known as Middle Core Faction, Nucleus Faction, Chukaku-ha Middle Core Revolutionary Army, Zenshinsha, Chūkaku-ha is an active group formed c. 1957.
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