Judy Beishon, from The Socialist (weekly newspaper of the Socialist Party – CWI England & Wales) The trapped, blockaded 1.8 million people in the Gaza strip have been viciously bombarded from air, sea and land. The ferocity of the war ...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...
By Socialist Party Scotland reporters Public sector workers in nine different unions were out on strike on July 10th in force and in a magnificent show of strength to demand an end to the pay freeze. In England and Wales ...Read More »
Hannah Sell, Socialist Party England and Wales deputy general secretary Today, up to two million public sector workers will strike against rotten poverty pay on 10 July (J10). Firefighters are launching eight days of action against the pension robbery. Thousands ...Read More »
Israel-Palestine Extracts and updates from a series of articles on the website of Socialist Struggle Movement, the Israel-Palestine section of the CWI. As this article is published the Israeli government has launched another series of air strikes and bombardments on ...Read More »
By Philip Stott The independence referendum campaign in Scotland is approaching its concluding two months with opinion polls still showing a lead for the No side. The “poll of polls” as of the end of June has No at 57% ...Read More »
By Sarah Wrack. From the Socialist newspaper (England and Wales) BBC Three’s ‘Murdered By My Boyfriend’ tells us from the start that it is a true story. The details are all as they took place for a real-life woman from ...Read More »
Brian Smith – Glasgow City Unison branch secretary (personal capacity) Since 2009 there has been a 25% real terms cut in Scottish local government spending. Nearly 40,000 council jobs in Scotland have been lost since the start of the ConDems ...Read More »
Hannah Sell, Socialist Party England and Wales The poorest fifth of Britain’s households are among the most economically deprived in Western Europe with living standards on a par with Slovenia and the Czech Republic. Meanwhile, the richest 1% in the ...Read More »
By Philip Stott One year ago, the Jimmy Reid Foundation began work on the Common Weal project. Against the backdrop of the run-up to the independence referendum, it set itself the task of “imagining a new Scotland”. While welcoming a ...Read More »
By Judy Beishon At the time of Bush and Blair’s catastrophic and criminal invasion of Iraq in 2003, the Socialist Party and Committee for a Workers’ International warned it could lead to the break-up of Iraq and terrible sectarian war that ...Read More »