Forward is a generic name of socialist publications and leftwing political movements. The 2012 Obama campaign has adopted the slogan Forward and coincidentally, launched his re-election campaign on socialist Karl Marx's birthday. 
Vorwärts, German language for Forward, was a publication of the Social Democratic Party of Germany.
Vorwärts!, 19th century journal of the Communist League.
Avanti!, Italian language for Forward!, is the daily newspaper of the Italian Socialist Party.
Avante!, Portuguese language for Forward!, is the official newspaper of the Portuguese Communist Party.