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24 June 2016

Tories Out! General election now

"The referendum result may well go down in history as the pitchfork moment", declared the Financial Times, wailing the anger and despair of Britain's elite at the decision by the majority of voters in Britain to leave the EU

22 June 2016

148,000 households faced risk of eviction

Over the last 12 months, housing charity Shelter found 148,000 households at risk of eviction.

22 June 2016

Pensions 20x smaller for younger workers

Young workers once again find themselves being ripped off, as a report indicates that companies spend 20 times more on older workers' pensions than younger workers'.

22 June 2016

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.

22 June 2016

Climate chaos

Carbon dioxide (CO2) levels are due to pass a major milestone this year. Avoiding a calamitous 2C temperature rise will need a 40 to 70% emissions cut by 2050.

22 June 2016

Brazil budget

Brazilian politicians are considering a constitutional amendment to lock in austerity for two decades

22 June 2016

Them & Us

Anti-worker racist millionaire Brexiteer Nigel Farage and anti-worker tax-dodging millionaire Remainer Bob Geldof had a water fight on the Thames on 15 June

21 June 2016

Left alternative needed to counter austerity, racism and the far right

Following the terrible and shocking murder of MP Jo Cox in West Yorkshire, questions have been asked about the role played by racist propaganda during the EU referendum campaign. Her attacker, Thomas Mair, when asked for his name in court, said "death to traitors, freedom for Britain".

20 June 2016

The media - and the Electoral Commission - must reflect on their role in creating a 'climate of hate'

Dave Nellist;  photo Paul Mattsson

A press release from the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC)

16 June 2016

Shocking killing of Jo Cox

The shocking killing of Labour MP Jo Cox has appalled millions. The Socialist Party completely condemns this act of brutal violence

16 June 2016

EU referendum: political turmoil ahead whatever the result

A Brexit vote, and Cameron's subsequent resignation, would lift the confidence of many workers who would rightly feel they had landed a serious blow on the opposition. At the same time it would be a serious defeat for the capitalist class.

22 June 2016

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.

22 June 2016

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.

15 June 2016

EU: busting the myths that Remain is best for the 99%

As we approach voting day for the EU referendum, panic has set in for the establishment and 'project fear' has been stepped up. The official campaigns on both sides have bandied about arguments full of lies and misrepresentations. We answer three key questions: Does the EU build international solidarity? Does the EU defend workers' rights? Does the EU keep the peace?

8 June 2016

No to Tory and EU austerity

The EU doesn't protect workers' rights: Ten trade union leaders in a letter to the Guardian called for the EU to change. Millions of impoverished Greek workers could tell them: it's a bit too late for that.

8 June 2016

Youth must fight for their future

Switched off, disengaged and bemused: these are just a few of the adjectives that have been used to describe the way young people are reacting to the current EU referendum debate

8 June 2016

Northern Ireland: Biggest trade union supports EU exit

The Public Services Union (Nipsa) in Northern Ireland has voted to oppose continued membership the EU.

8 June 2016

Letter to the Socialist: EU referendum

Most of the capitalist class has consistently defended what it originally called the 'Common Market', but tried to develop and make more palatable as the 'European Economic Community' and then the 'European Union'

8 June 2016

Nationalise the rip-off drug companies

Nothing quite exposes the rotten and intensely selfish and individualist nature of the capitalist system like the amount of wealth generated by the pharmaceutical industry


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