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 »
By Matt Dobson There have been large protests in Scotland in solidarity with the movement in Catalon...
We publish below a draft document on the situation in Europe which will be discussed, amended and vo...
Statement from Socialist Party Scotland Following Kezia Dugdale’s resignation as leader of th...
Jeremy Corbyn, as of last weekend, has agreed to a change in Labour’s policy on Brexit. Labour...
By Philip Stott The dramatic rise of the Scottish National Party (SNP) has been thrown into a sharp...
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 »
From Socialism Today, the monthly magazine of the Socialist Party England and Wales The latest book by Yanis Varoufakis exposes the role of the EU in destroying Greece’s economy and tearing apart its social fabric by imposing savage austerity. Yet, ...Read More »