Scottish TUSC launched it’s general election manifesto on Friday. It was widely covered in the press as the “100% anti-austerity ” alternative. (see links to press coverage below) Brian Smith, Glasgow South Scottish TUSC candidate: “Scottish TUSC are offering a ...Read More »
Rob Williams, Socialist Party England and Wales industrial organiser Tens of thousands of Carillion ...
P. Daryaban, Committee for a Workers' International (CWI). Feature from this weeks Socialist (Englan...
Socialist Party Scotland - 9th January 2018 Socialist Party Scotland comrades were shocked and sadde...
By Peter Taaffe, general secretary Socialist Party England and Wales “Biggest fall in living stand...
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Philip Stott reports Opinion polls are showing likely electoral carnage for Labour in Scotland on May 7. The latest poll of polls calculation by the What Scotland Thinks website indicates that Labour will lose 36 of the 41 seats it ...Read More »
Matt Dobson reports Scottish Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) candidate Brian Smith got an excellent response at the Common Weal Glasgow South hustings on Thursday, which over 150 attended. A poll taken at the end of the debate saw ...Read More »
Interview with North East Community Homeless Caseworkers, Lesley and Mary. 70 Unison members in Glasgow have been on strike since March 31 in a long-running dispute with the council over re-grading and fair pay. How are you feeling about the ...Read More »
Watch out for the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition broadcast on Friday April 17th….. BBC2: 5.55pm… ITV: 6.25pm… BBC1: 6.55pm… Channel 4: 7.55pm TUSC is standing 135 candidates in England, Wales and Scotland and the TV broadcast will be aired ...Read More »
Scott Jones, Usdaw shop steward (personal capacity) Employers around the country – large and small, including the public sector – have created a culture of despair. Poverty pay means millions cannot afford the basics they need for a decent life. ...Read More »
117 hospital porters in Dundee and 70 council workers in Glasgow are on all-out indefinite strike action for fair pay and recognition for the job that they do. Different cities, different trade unions, but what unites these workers is that ...Read More »
Philip Stott – Socialist Party Scotland The SNP looks set to win the majority of Scottish seats in the general election. It would then be a key player in any coalition horse-trading. With its eyes firmly on that prize, it ...Read More »
Matt Dobson All out indefinite strike action by Glasgow City Council Homeless Service workers started this morning. Seventy workers have walked out in a dispute with Glasgow’s Labour council over their pay grade – the application of the council’s job evaluation scheme to ...Read More »
Philip Stott 120 striking hospital porters working at Dundee’s Ninewells and Royal Victoria hospitals are moving to all-out strike action from 7 April. After 5 weeks of partial strike action involving a mix of 4-hour and 24 hour strikes, the ...Read More »