By Philip Stott The Scottish National Party (SNP) have launched a “new conversation” on independence, two months after the Brexit vote that in the words of Nicola Sturgeon “put a second referendum on the table”. Scotland’s first minister unveiled the ...Read More »
The following document dealing with perspectives for Scotland for 2017 was discussed, debated and ag...
Matt Dobson reports A Scottish National Party (SNP) government austerity budget passed in Scotland o...
Philip Stott reports The Scottish Government’s draft budget for 2017/18, which was unveiled on...
By Philip Locker and Tom Crean of Socialist Alternative People in the US and around the world awoke ...
Editorial from the Socialist - Socialist Party England and Wales This year will be remembered...
Article from the new issue of the Socialist - the paper of Socialist Party Scotland Can the massive influx of new members into the Labour Party that propelled Jeremy Corbyn to the UK Labour leadership on an anti-austerity wave, and ...Read More »
Editorial from the Socialist - the paper of the Socialist Party in England and Wales Hull, Leeds, Liverpool, Bristol, Merthyr Tydfil. Across Britain [although not yet in Scotland] the biggest left rallies in a generation are taking place in defence ...Read More »
From an Editorial in the Socialist newspaper (England and Wales) with additional points on Scotland included The next few months will decide the fate of the Labour Party. Although he claims to be “as radical as Jeremy”, the leadership challenger Owen ...Read More »
Philip Stott reports RMT members who work as train guards for ScotRail have now taken 12 days of strike action since the end of June. The action is a testimony to their courage and determination to defend safety on the ...Read More »
By Judy Beishon The 2.6 million-word Chilcot report in essence acknowledges that the devastating war on Iraq and occupation was a completely unjustifiable act of military aggression, by making it clear that it was not necessary. Families of the UK ...Read More »
Editorial of the Socialist, newspaper of the Socialist Party England and Wales Four thousand in Liverpool, 1,000 in Manchester, 800 in Leeds, thousands in London. Across the country people have taken to the streets to show their support for Jeremy ...Read More »
Statement from Socialist Party in England, Wales and Scotland Now it’s civil war’ declared the front page of the Daily Mirror. The nine month nascent civil war in the Labour Party has been escalated in earnest. The majority of the Parliamentary ...Read More »
By Philip Stott Britain’s EU referendum produced a political earthquake that has shaken the capitalist elite to its core. Tory prime minister David Cameron has announced his resignation and the party is deeply divided. The Blairites in the Labour Party have ...Read More »
Editorial from the Socialist, the paper of the Socialist Party England and Wales Following the terrible and shocking murder of MP Jo Cox in West Yorkshire, questions have been asked about the role played by racist propaganda during the EU referendum ...Read More »