The Socialist

The Socialist 24 August 2016

Kick out the Blairites

The Socialist issue 913

Kick out the Blairites

#KeepCorbyn: Answer right's attacks with firm socialist programme

Corbyn union nominations round-up and view from the workplace

#KeepCorbyn: huge support at rallies and among Labour rank and file


Black footballer's taser death: stop police racism now

Pay still below pre-crisis levels

Train fares to rise again - nationalise railways now!

500m on civil service redundancies in two years

Them & Us


Trump in trouble - political polarisation deepens

International news in brief


Readers respond to Trotskyist red scare smears by capitalist media

Would you call G4S for help over discrimination?

The Socialist inbox


Deliveroo strike action forces bosses to back down

Junior doctors set for further strike action

A day in the life of a call centre worker

Workplace news in brief


Save our NHS!

The threat of private health insurance

Organise against secretive NHS cuts plans


Greenwich council tenants: We won't pay! We won't move!

Local estate agents back Butterfields tenants

Nottinghamshire Pride makes history

Immingham residents' housing battle

 
 
 
 

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The Socialist 24 August 2016, Kick out the Blairites

#KeepCorbyn

spotKick out the Blairites

#KeepCorbyn: The establishment media, the fat-cat bosses, both wings of the Tories, and the Labour right have formed an axis. An axis against Corbyn's anti-austerity call.

spot#KeepCorbyn: Answer right's attacks with firm socialist programme

spotCorbyn union nominations round-up and view from the workplace

spot#KeepCorbyn: huge support at rallies and among Labour rank and file

spotBlack footballer's taser death: stop police racism now

Ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson was repeatedly tasered by police at his home in Telford, Shropshire on 15 August. His death follows those of many other black people at the hands of police.

spotPay still below pre-crisis levels

spotTrain fares to rise again - nationalise railways now!

spot500m on civil service redundancies in two years

spotThem & Us

spotTrump in trouble - political polarisation deepens

The US presidential election campaign is heading into its final phase now the Democratic and Republican conventions are over. The result was the anointing of the two most unpopular major party nominees in living memory, although Donald Trump is winning the unpopularity competition.

spotInternational news in brief

Socialist readers' comments

spotReaders respond to Trotskyist red scare smears by capitalist media

The renewed interest in socialist ideas has shaken cosy Westminster politicians, leading to fresh attacks on Militant, now the Socialist Party, and Trotskyism. Members of the Socialist Party defend our achievements against the lies and distortions of the capitalist media.

spotWould you call G4S for help over discrimination?

spotThe Socialist inbox

spotDeliveroo strike action forces bosses to back down

Striking driver talks to the Socialist: The six-day strike by Deliveroo drivers in London, organised by the IWGB union, has forced the bosses to back down and won concessions.

spotJunior doctors set for further strike action

spotA day in the life of a call centre worker

spotWorkplace news in brief

Save our NHS

spotSave our NHS!

Beginning under the Margaret Thatcher governments of the 1980s, the NHS has been hit by decades of worsening privatisation and attacks. Now, even the mainstream media can no longer hide the continuous, vicious cuts that this government is making to our health service.

spotThe threat of private health insurance

spotOrganise against secretive NHS cuts plans

spotGreenwich council tenants: We won't pay! We won't move!

Greenwich council is threatening 22,000 council residents with a rent increase in April 2017. The council has indicated that it will implement the housing act, including 'pay to stay'.

spotLocal estate agents back Butterfields tenants

spotNottinghamshire Pride makes history

spotImmingham residents' housing battle