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29 October 2014

Scottish Labour in crisis

Build a working class anti-cuts alternative: The Labour Party in Scotland has been thrown into a deep crisis following the resignation of its Scottish leader, Johann Lamont

29 October 2014

Capitalism - 'the new mediocre'

"We're the fastest guns in the West - and still losing the living standards battle", was how Stephanie Flanders summed up Britain's economy.

29 October 2014

Record numbers of workers suffering poverty pay

The continuing scandal of low pay again hit the headlines last week when the Resolution Foundation think tank published figures showing a record number of workers in the UK on poverty wages

29 October 2014

NHS: More cuts planned

The National Health Service (NHS) is being ripped apart as a result of an acute underfunding crisis. Inevitably, patient care is suffering as a result

29 October 2014

Our health is not a game!

The right-wing Daily Mail has continued its tradition of irresponsible journalism recently, with an unprecedented number of articles attacking Labour-managed NHS Wales

29 October 2014

Them & Us

Unsocial media: Chancellor George Osborne told a bemused Tory audience at their recent conference that the government is cracking down on aggressive corporate tax avoidance

29 October 2014

Millions robbed by greedy bosses

Five million low paid workers are robbed every day

Come to the Rally for Socialism 2014: Stop thief! Five million robbed every day! It's organised crime

28 October 2014

Scottish Labour in crisis

The Labour Party in Scotland has been thrown into a deep crisis following the resignation of its Scottish leader, Johann Lamont

22 October 2014

A Freudian slip?

'We demand a better future for disabled people': How much is a disabled person worth? According to Tory welfare minister Lord Freud it's around 2 an hour

22 October 2014

Undercover cops report - a whitewash

A massive new report on undercover policing from HM Inspectorate of Constabulary was published last week

22 October 2014

Them & Us

Classless Ukip?: Ukip claims to represent 'all social classes'. So what is the commons voting record of Ukip's newest MP, Tory defector Douglas Carswell?

22 October 2014

50 years of socialist ideas and workers' struggle

Militant supporters march against the poll tax, photo Steve Gardner

Anniversary of the first issue of Militant: When we started publishing Militant, the Socialist's predecessor, in October 1964, few of our political opponents expected that we would not only continue publication for 50 years, but become an important factor in subsequent battles of the labour movement

22 October 2014

Where's our recovery?

Tory triumphalism over rising employment masks the misery of millions of working class people in low pay Britain

22 October 2014

Socialist change to halt climate change

Socialist Alternative members on the People's Climate March in New York, 21 September 2014, photo Socialist Alternative

Chris Baugh, deputy general secretary of the Public and Commercial Services union (PCS), spoke to the Socialist about the recent mass public protests over global warming which preceded the United Nations summit in New York on climate change

22 October 2014

Priced out? Strike back!

Part of the 18 October 2014 'Britain needs a pay rise' TUC demo, photo Paul Mattsson

Workers need a pay rise. Even Alan Milburn apparently agrees. As 100,000 people marched against low wages, this ex-New Labour minister come coalition-appointed 'social mobility tsar' released a damming report. Britain is becoming 'permanently divided' into haves and have-nots

22 October 2014

The unions' pay battle must continue

The local government pay dispute is hanging by a thread, also putting at risk the prospect of large-scale coordinated industrial action this side of the general election

15 October 2014

Come to Socialism 2014

Kshama Sawant, photo Kevin Allen

Hundreds of thousands are striking and marching for better pay. The question of a political voice is also on minds. Ukip's Clacton victory and Labour's narrow shave in Heywood have set many workers' thoughts racing. But a brilliant Ireland byelection result shows the potential for an anti-austerity programme

15 October 2014

Tories and Labour in crisis after Ukip win

72% of Ukip voters support renationalising rail - unlike Ukip! photo Paul Mattsson

Cameron and Miliband woke up on 10 October with a common sense of dread. Both their parties have been left reeling at the results of byelections in which Ukip has dealt them a hefty blow to the face

15 October 2014

Them & Us

Victorian pay: Real earnings for workers have slumped by a massive 8% between 2007 and 2014 according to the TUC, ahead of its Britain Needs A Pay Rise demo on 18 October

15 October 2014

How a mass campaign stopped the cuts

The lessons of Liverpool's socialist council 1983-87: Despite crying crocodile tears, Labour-run councils throughout Britain have implemented devastating government cuts in jobs and public services - in some cases with enthusiasm, alienating many working class Labour voters

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