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25 August 2015
Whatever the outcome of the contest, Jeremy Corbyn's campaign has already transformed the political situation in Britain. Public ownership, a free education system, trade union rights, councils resisting the cuts and not implementing them, all are once again up for discussion.
20 August 2015
An interview with Peter Taaffe on technological developments, the threat to jobs, and perspectives for the struggle against capitalism and for the future of humanity
19 August 2015
In fury at the popularity of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership campaign, right wing politicians and media alike have been referring to 'infiltration' of the Labour Party by Militant supporters. Militant was the predecessor of the Socialist Party - whose supporters in the past were members of the Labour Party.
19 August 2015
On 20 August, Polish workers in Britain are striking
14 August 2015
Labour's right-wing have been astonished and horrified at the over-flowing rallies for Jeremy Corbyn. Those staunch defenders of austerity can only dream about attracting such large, enthusiastic and young audiences.
5 August 2015
The sex-and-drugs scandal and subsequent resignation from the House of Lords by Baron Sewel of Gilcomstoun merely re-confirms that Britain's political elite is rotten and out of touch with the real world.
5 August 2015
China's stock market crash has shaken the image of a 'strong' regime.
17 July 2015
"Jeremy Corbyn 'on course to come top' in the Labour leadership election" declared the New Statesman on 15 July, 2015
15 July 2015
With the long run-up to a referendum on Britain's EU membership underway, and as Greece's stand-off with the EU institutions reaches a new stage, Clive Heemskerk looks at how socialists should approach the in-or-out EU debate
8 July 2015
Wednesday 8 July will be remembered as a day of horror for millions of households across Britain. £12 billion welfare cuts will mean many families having thousands of pounds cut from their income every year.
30 June 2015
Events in Greece have thrown the entire eurozone into crisis and threaten its very existence. Workers in the beleaguered country must reject the austerity dictates of European money lenders.
3 June 2015
The Labour Party was founded over a century ago by trade unionists determined to create an independent political voice for working class people. Decades have passed since the party's pro-big business wing transformed it into one more capitalist party
27 May 2015
Commemorations marking the 70th anniversary 'victory in Europe' (VE) day recently took place in Britain (and throughout the world) with establishment dignitaries saluting veteran service men and women who liberated Europe from the clutches of fascism
20 May 2015
The Tories plan to announce a raft of new 'anti-extremism' powers for the state in the Queen's Speech on 27 May alongside their proposed scrapping of the Human Rights Act
13 May 2015
Nepal, one of the poorest countries in south Asia, has been further devastated by the recent earthquake and its aftershocks
9 May 2015
On 8th May the front page of the Daily Mirror was entirely black apart from the words: "Condemned again - five more damned years"
30 April 2015
Apart from TUSC - with its brilliantly effective TV broadcast and general programme for socialist change - none of the big or even the smaller parties have been prepared to offer any alternative to the existing capitalist system
30 April 2015
This year marks the 125th International Workers' Day, or 'May Day'. The original call for workers' demonstrations around the world on 1 May was made in July 1889 at the International Socialist Workers Congress in Paris
22 April 2015
The desperate measures of both Labour and the Tories to gain votes by stealing each other's clothes have made virtually no difference to the polls
15 April 2015
32. There are many issues which will be problematic -to put it mildly - for the next government. Central of course is the economic crisis and the huge struggles of the working class that will be on the
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