Matt Dobson West Dunbartonshire secondary school teachers will strike on 18th February over the Labour council’s attempt to impose a faculty management structure, an attack on education that is being driven by cuts to the education budget. After a solid ...Read More »
Sam Morecroft, Sheffield UCU anti-casualisation officer (personal capacity) The Socialist Party and ...
By Weizmann Hamilton, Workers and Socialist Party (WASP), Johannesburg Inside two months following h...
By a Socialist Party Scotland reporter Dundee’s social care workers have inflicted a significa...
Dave Semple, PCS Scotland Chair (personal capacity) Last year saw the UK government forced to beat a...
By Gary Clark, Secretary CWU Scotland No.2 branch The CWU executive committee has agreed a national ...
Matt Dobson reports £1 billion in council cuts over the next two years are the consequences of the latest funding deal from the SNP government, which will mean the loss of 15,000 jobs and the decimation of services if implemented. ...Read More »
Committee for a Workers' International World Congress Document The following document is an amended version of a draft document on women, which was discussed at the January 2016 World Congress of the Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI). The very ...Read More »
By Lynn Walsh. From the Socialist - the paper of the Socialist Party England and Wales Every year the global capitalist elite meet at the World Economic Forum held at Davos, a posh Swiss ski resort. This year, the prevailing ...Read More »
Joshua Koritz, Socialist Alternative (CWI in the US) The results are in. Iowa Democrats and Republicans went to the caucuses on Tuesday and rejected the establishment’s picks. The Democratic caucuses were so close that neither candidate won a majority of ...Read More »
Statement from Socialist Party Scotland Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale has proposed raising the Scottish Rate of Income Tax by a penny from April. Under Labour’s plan, £430 million a year would be available to compensate for the savage cuts facing ...Read More »
120 UNISON Glasgow Branch members employed by Cordia as primary school janitors are now in their thrid week of official industrial action – involving a refusal to carry out a range of duties – in a pay dispute with Glasgow ...Read More »
David Johnson, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) Unusually cold wet weather in Egypt on January 25th this year symbolised the disappointments felt by those who defied former president Hosni Mubarak’s security forces when the heroic revolutionary uprising erupted ...Read More »
Socialist Party Scotland Scottish councils and the Scottish government are drawing up budgets that threaten devastating cuts to jobs and services over the next two to three years. At least £1 billion is being slashed from council budgets in 2016 ...Read More »
By Matt Dobson The Conservative Westminster government is likely to bring a vote on renewing the Trident nuclear missile system to Parliament in 2016. The government has put the bill at between £15bn and £20bn, but campaign group Greenpeace claims ...Read More »