In this issue:
The Socialist 20 April 2001, Fight The Job Cuts Avalanche
Fight The Job Cuts Avalanche
FOLLOWING THE pattern of closures and job losses across Britain, Scottish electronics has been faced with a series of blows in the last fortnight, writes Harvey Duke, Scottish Socialist Party prospective parliamentary candidate for Dundee East.
Socialist Councillors Force Climbdown On Childcare Charges
COVENTRY LABOUR council have had to withdraw proposals to increase 'Wraparound' charges by 76% for low-income families...
New Labour's menacing Zero Tolerance
A SPRING chorus of police chiefs and Home Office spokespersons are menacingly claiming this year's May Day anti-capitalist protests will be met with Zero Tolerance...
Huddersfield: Growing anger at racism
A MOOD of anger and disbelief gripped Huddersfield's Asian community following the acquittal of Mohammed Asghar's killer at Bradford Crown Court three weeks ago, writes Mike Forster.
Review: Preaching revolution or rhetoric?
Manic Street Preachers: 'Know your enemy' and live at Cardiff Coal Exchange March 2001, reviewed by SARAH MAYO...
Cuba At A Crossroads
ONE OF the consequences of the worldwide revolt against global capitalism, is the newfound popularity of Cuba...
Socialist Party fight right-wing smear campaign
SOCIALIST PARTY general election candidate Wally Kennedy has become the victim of a disgraceful smear campaign...
Reinstate Martin Warsama
AFTER FIVE months of delay, Doncaster UNISON branch secretary Martin Warsama's disciplinary hearing has been organised for 2 May, writes Mike Forster.
NUT conference For real unity through action
THE CONFERENCE of the National Union of Teachers (NUT) met at a crucial time for teachers. As well as conditions of service and salaries, the main issues concerning rank and file teachers were performance-related...