In this issue:
The Socialist 22 June 2016, After the EU referendum...get the Tories out!
After the EU referendum...get the Tories out!
Whatever the referendum result, working and middle class people will still have to fight austerity cuts to our living standards and privatisation of our public services.
Left alternative needed to counter austerity, racism and the far right
Merseyside TUSC rally: Standing up for the working class
Stoke TUSC: Exposing the EU Employers' Union
BHS pensions insult
Some 20,000 members of the BHS pension scheme are concerned to find their pensions from the failed firm are now in the Pension Protection Fund, meaning they will receive less than expected.
148,000 households faced risk of eviction
Pensions 20x smaller for younger workers
Them & Us
Solidarity to end LGBT-phobia
Pride month 2016 comes at a time of increased attacks on LGBT people - not least the horrific massacre in Orlando. While there have been steps forward in social attitudes and legal rights, genuine equality remains elusive. The Socialist Party fights for the liberation of all oppressed sexualities and gender identities - and the root cause of oppression and division: capitalism. Two members of the Socialist Party's LGBT group, an acronym we use in the broadest, most inclusive sense, take stock of the fight.
LGBT liberation and socialism
BFAWU conference 2016: "A council of war"
The BFAWU bakers' union conference 12-16 June in Southport felt like a real council of war. This is a union with 20,000 members - that is numerically smaller than others - but huge ambition to defend them at a time when it is under siege from the food employers who want to protect their profits.
Reinstate sacked Samworth Brothers union activist
National Museum Wales strikers ballot on offer
Solid strike against "Britain's worst train company"
Unison local government conference 2016
Convoy to Calais: Outrageous blocking of aid for refugees
On 18 June, a convoy to Calais of 250 vehicles, including cars, lorries and minibuses set off to deliver solidarity and aid to refugees. It had been planned for months but the organisers received a letter two days before, in effect banning the convoy because of "heightened security" in France.
Middle East: Isis under pressure on several fronts
Working classes will take to road of mass struggle again: The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (Isis) is under attack in and around the last big three cities it holds in Iraq and Syria - Fallujah, Mosul and Raqqa - and is also struggling to hold on to Sirte, its main base in Libya.
CWI news in brief
Socialist Party comments and reviews
Stay Voiceless: Manics' punk spirit is alive and well
Music review: Stay Voiceless: 'Those kids have no idea whatsoever of what went on at Stalingrad' is a song title that leaves you as curious as the name is long. You certainly take away more from it than the three minutes 32 seconds dose of punk rock you get.
The Socialist inbox
Parents in Leeds discuss attacks on education
"I want my children's education to not be jam-packed full of pointless tests that I can't do!" was just one of the posters filled in by angry parents at a public meeting in Harehills, Leeds on 9 June.
Pathetic fascist 'demonstration' outnumbered in Bristol
Private company running primary care centre goes bust