Statement by Sindicato de Estudiantes (Students Union), Spain Just days after the last general strike that was called by the Sindicato de Estudiantes against the “Revalidas Fanquistas” (introduction of matriculation), we have been proved correct in what we always said ...Read More »
The following is a statement written by Judy Beishon, an executive committee member of our sister pa...
By Matt Dobson After six days of national strike action, lecturers in Scotland’s colleges have won a...
By Matt Dobson The SNP-led Scottish government has sided with College Scotland’s cuts program and an...
Philip Stott reports Sympathy towards Jeremy Corbyn in Scotland, as elsewhere, is widespread, includ...
By Matt Dobson Lecturers in 20 colleges across Scotland have now taken four days of national strike ...
Sinead Daly reports November 25th marked the start of the annual 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women. Unfortunately, in the year of 2016 – women and men still need to campaign and organise to end the wide ...Read More »
Elaine Mallon, Socialist Party Scotland Art is a language that everyone can speak. The tangible creation of something that came entirely from your imagination is a unique experience. Participating in each step is empowering and it’s this very empowerment that’s deliberately ...Read More »
Glasgow Labour council have descended into the gutter by attempting to recruit a scab workforce in order to defeat a strike of council workers against privatisation. It is part of an onslaught against the trade unions in the city and ...Read More »
David Semple, PCS rep, Greater Glasgow branch “Fair, affordable and sustainable”. The words used by the Con-Dem government in 2010, the last time the Tories drove through cuts to the redundancy terms and protections of low paid civil servants, making ...Read More »
By a Scottish NHS worker Scotland’s NHS is in crisis. The recent Audit Scotland report into the NHS exposed a ticking time-bomb caused by massive under funding. The scale of cuts planned by Scotland’s fourteen health boards this year is ...Read More »
Matt Dobson Socialist Party Scotland and the Scottish Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) give our full support to the Glasgow City Unison members who are taking strike action today, 17th November. The Labour council’s plans to outsource and privatise ...Read More »
Interview with Ana Garcia, General Secretary of the Sindicato de Estudiantes (Spanish Students’ Union) The socialist world.net website published an initial report of the historic Spanish general student strike on 26 October, called and organised by the Sindicato de Estudiantes (SE). ...Read More »
By Philip Locker and Tom Crean of Socialist Alternative People in the US and around the world awoke today to one of the most shocking political upsets in living memory with the election of Donald Trump as president. It was ...Read More »
By US Socialist Alternative No Deportations! Black Lives Matter! Defend Worker’s and Women’s Rights! The victory of Donald Trump is being met with shock, fear, and anger. Especially for immigrants, muslims, people of color, women, and other oppressed people ...Read More »