By Robyn Smith, Aberdeen Socialist Party Scotland Over the past few years Aberdeen has faced a housing crisis in both the council and private housing sectors. As a result, more people are struggling to maintain a roof over their ...Read More »
Statement from Izquierda Revolucionaria (Revolutionary Left in the Spanish State) Release Jordi Sánc...
The pro-business, pro-war policies of the last 20 years decimated Labour Party support in Scotland. ...
BBC radio four is broadcasting, this week, a dramatised version of John Reed’s classic book about th...
Fifty years after his death, the image of Che Guevara is familiar to most people. A fashion statemen...
Statement from Esquerra Revolucionaria (CWI in Catalunya) On 1 October, Catalonia looked like a terr...
By Tony Saunois, Secretary of the Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI) An international campaign by capitalist politicians and media has been unleashed against president Nicolás Maduro’s Venezuelan government. It has been used by Labour’s Blairista right wing to try ...Read More »
Jim McFarlane, Unison NEC member and local government worker (personal capacity) Since the start of the global financial crisis, workers’ real wages and living standards in the UK have suffered to an extent unprecedented in modern history. Real wages have ...Read More »
Statement from Socialist Party Scotland Following Kezia Dugdale’s resignation as leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Socialist Party Scotland welcomes the announcement by Richard Leonard that he is to stand in the leadership contest. Leonard is an MSP, a member of ...Read More »
Jeremy Corbyn, as of last weekend, has agreed to a change in Labour’s policy on Brexit. Labour are now supporting Britain remaining in the single market and customs union for a “transitional period” after the UK leaves the EU in ...Read More »
By Philip Stott The dramatic rise of the Scottish National Party (SNP) has been thrown into a sharp reverse recently. The partial collapse in the electoral support for the SNP at the June 2017 general election – a loss of ...Read More »
By Peter Taaffe, General Secretary. Socialist Party England and Wales Rob Sewell, from the IMT group, recently attacked the Socialist Party of England and Wales because of the position that we have adopted on the question of union affiliations to ...Read More »
Glasgow janitors, after an industrial action campaign lasting almost two years, have won an inspiring victory. The Unison members have secured pay rises, a guarantee of one janitor per school and extra jobs have been created. Below we print the ...Read More »
Robin Clapp, Socialist Party England and Wales national committee The Daily Mail reacted with predictable hysteria when, in May 2017, John McDonnell stated: “You can’t understand the capitalist system without reading Marx’s Das Kapital.” When asked to immediately condemn his shadow ...Read More »
Clive Walder, Birmingham Central Socialist Party Birmingham Labour council is playing dirty in the ongoing bin dispute to defend 113 threatened jobs now that the action is beginning to bite. They are recruiting expensive agency staff and private ‘partners’ to ...Read More »