Socialist Party, formerly Militant


Tuesday, May 24, 2022

The Socialist issue 1130

21 April 2021

Build a socialist alternative

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The Socialist issue 1130

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What we think

spotBuild a Socialist alternative

spotCapitalism discriminates against us – Disabled people fighting for our rights

“My experience has been a humiliating financial nightmare …I first tried to claim disability benefits in the 1990s…”


spotFootball: no trust in billionaire owners – kick them out and reclaim the game


spotLeft candidate, Pedro Castillo – surprise of Peruvian elections

spotUSA: cop killings and the anti-racist movement

spotSuperpowers’ tensions continue to ratchet up


spotDon’t trust the Labour right’s empty promises

spotFight to stop cuts

spotKeep Liverpool council’s One Stop Shops open

spotLiverpool hustings – only TUSC has a strategy to take on the Tories

spotEssex: Why I’m standing for TUSC

The Tories in Essex County Council want to cut £46 million from public services. There’s nothing left to cut!

spotCarlisle campaign day success

spotSocialist Party northern region meeting

On Wednesday 14 April, the Socialist Party northern region held a public meeting to discuss the need for socialists in our local councils

spotWith public campaigning back in full swing – now is the time to raise fighting fund


spotSocialist Party members – part of a left challenge for Unison’s leadership

spotFight back against British Gas bosses’ ‘fire and rehire’ offensive

spotRetail workers desperately need a fighting and democratic union

spotCWU BT ballot – time for action now!

spotThurrock bin workers solid in strike against pay cuts

spotBus workers protest Go-Ahead’s ‘fire and rehire’

The Go-Ahead group runs bus services in Manchester and is currently using ‘fire and rehire’ to cut drivers’ pay and conditions. Go-Ahead is also a big operator in Transport for London (TfL).

spotBallots to defend reps on Woolwich Ferry

spotPCS leadership ballot underway


spotLong Covid: Fight for jobs, benefits and services

spotClimate change – Johnson spouts ‘greenwash 2.0’

spotCovid and precarious workers – union organisation vital

spotNews in brief


spotHousing activists storm rental firm’s offices

A lively and energetic day of action on housing swept through East London on 17 April. Socialist Party members, Refugee Rights activists, housing campaigners, striking workers and others protested outside

spotProtests continue against proposed anti-protest laws


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