In this issue:
The Socialist 11 December 2013, After Mandela: The struggle must continue
After Mandela: The struggle must continue
Cameron 'kowtows' to Chinese dictatorship
Cops Off Campus: NUS must call a national demonstration now!
The shocking brutality meted out against peaceful protesters at the University of London (UoL), witnessed by millions via the internet, has sent shockwaves through the student movement, writes Claire Laker-Mansfield, Socialist Students national organiser.
Osborne's budget statement - work 'til you drop or fight back!
The Tories brayed and shouted, they stamped their feet, they cheered as multi-millionaire George Osborne, the self-styled 'Iron Chancellor', rained hammer blow after hammer blow on the living standards of all but the super-rich
Reactions to the Autumn Statement
Fight for our NHS: Public health, not private profit
Struggling workers say 'fight poverty pay'!
Austerity and the new working poor
Them & Us
Floods: "Daddy, there's water on the floor"
Health workers and Socialist Party members Liz and Keith had their homes flooded out on 5 December in Rhyl, north Wales
Swansea councillors: which side are you on?
Why I've donated to the Socialist Party Christmas appeal
Obituary: Joel Lane, 1963-2013
Message to our readers and contributors
Building TUSC in byelections
Liverpool: In spite of a media blackout, with the Liverpool Echo only publicising the TUSC Riverside ward candidate on election day, John Marston received 49 votes, a respectable 3.6% of the vote