The Socialist

The Socialist 28 January 2015

Austerity elite can be beaten

The Socialist issue 841

Syriza victory shows austerity elite can be beaten

Is the Green Party the answer?

Government welfare cuts: No to sanctions!

Tories and Labour refuse moratorium on fracking

Davos summit: 'The pitchforks are coming!'

Quantitative Easing: Socialism for the rich!

'Defenders of democracy' mourn despot's death

Them & Us


Gearing up for largest anti-cuts election challenge yet

Election Appeal 2015


End the housing crisis

Extra, extra! Socialist needs new sales!

Lib-Lab political bung scandal

Leicester marches for free education

Burns' Night a blazing success


Book review: Unison bureaucracy unmasked

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Shapps' lies on housing

Inept waste site renationalised


Usdaw elections: 'We need a winning, fighting union'

RMT forces DLR bosses back

NI Water workers' victory

Workplace news in brief

 
 
 
 

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The Socialist 28 January 2015, Austerity elite can be beaten

spotSyriza victory shows austerity elite can be beaten

Greek workers marching in Thessaloniki, photo Ged Travers

Greek workers marching in Thessaloniki, photo Ged Travers

That's the message ringing out from Greece in the aftermath of the country's parliamentary elections on 25 January

spotIs the Green Party the answer?

spotGovernment welfare cuts: No to sanctions!

spotTories and Labour refuse moratorium on fracking

spotDavos summit: 'The pitchforks are coming!'

spotQuantitative Easing: Socialism for the rich!

spot'Defenders of democracy' mourn despot's death

On 11 January Barack Obama and David Cameron, together with 40 other world leaders, marched arm-in-arm through Paris after the Charlie Hebdo events proclaiming the values of free speech and other democratic rights, writes Simon Carter.

spotThem & Us

spotGearing up for largest anti-cuts election challenge yet

2015 TUSC conference, photo J Beishon

2015 TUSC conference, photo J Beishon

"Fantastic Day, Fantastic Conference, Fantastic People" tweeted Red Labour Hull councillor Dean Kirk on his way home from addressing the conference of the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

spotElection Appeal 2015

spotEnd the housing crisis

Social housing not social cleansing, photo Paul Mattsson

Social housing not social cleansing, photo Paul Mattsson

Housing. A basic human need, one of the requirements for human life. Yet in London tonight, over 6,000 will sleep rough. More than 60,000 children will be in temporary accommodation

spotExtra, extra! Socialist needs new sales!

spotLib-Lab political bung scandal

spotLeicester marches for free education

spotBurns' Night a blazing success

Socialist Party comments and reviews

spotBook review: Unison bureaucracy unmasked

Defend the Four: protest against Unison witchhunt, 2009, photo Suzanne Beishon

Defend the Four: protest against Unison witchhunt, 2009, photo Suzanne Beishon

I recently read Unison Bureaucracy Unmasked: The Defend the Four Story, a restrained account of a shameful episode in the history of Unison, writes Maurice Sheehan, Ex-staff member, Unison.

spotWhy I joined the Socialist Party

spotShapps' lies on housing

spotInept waste site renationalised

spotUsdaw elections: 'We need a winning, fighting union'

Socialist Party member Amy Murphy is standing for president in the Usdaw shop workers' union elections, as well as for re-election as a Southern division executive council member

spotRMT forces DLR bosses back

spotNI Water workers' victory

spotWorkplace news in brief