by Niall Mulholland, published on Socialistworld.net The North Korean bomb test on September 3, the most powerful yet, and the bellicose reaction of the U.S., underlines the volatile and dangerous situation in the peninsula and entire region. The huge ...Read More »
Esquerra Revolucionària (CWI in Catalonia) The elections on 21 December have been called by the reac...
The international executive of the Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI, the internatio...
Editorial from Socialist magazine (Journal of the CWI/Socialist Action) A week hardly passes without...
Philip Stott reports The left have won the leadership of the Scottish Labour Party for the first tim...
Philip Stott Workers at the three threatened Burntisland Fabrication – BiFab – yards hav...
Statement from Esquerra Revolucionària (Revolutionary Left) On the 11th September one million people spilled onto the streets of Barcelona shouting loud and clear their intention to vote during the 1st October referendum, making it clear that they were not going ...Read More »
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 »
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 »