Reviews and comments

21 June 2017

The Socialist Inbox

Do you have something to say? Letters to the Socialist's editors. Former Kensington estate resident comments on Grenfell; cuts cause more fire deaths in Portugal; Corbyn hope leads to youthquake; The Handmaid's Tale.

21 June 2017

"Austerity hurts and the only alternative is socialism"

Why I joined the Socialist Party: After my partner died and I became a single parent to a grieving child, all of my benefits were stopped

16 June 2017

1980s Liverpool Militants replaced tower blocks with streets

Amid the righteous grief, anger and calls for a criminal investigation, Guardian writer Simon Jenkin, not usually a friend of Militant Liverpool, today in a searing piece attacking the architects of the disaster, made a significant observation.

15 June 2017

A comment on the horrific 'Tory carnage' in West London

"Tory cuts, austerity and deregulation will have played a key part."

14 June 2017

From Militant to the Socialist Party

The general election was a choice for those opposed to Tory austerity, writes By Peter Taaffe general secretary Socialist Party.

13 June 2017

Fight Tory and DUP anti-LGBT+ bigotry

The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is going to prop up May's weakened Tory government. LGBT+ people will rightly be outraged

31 May 2017

The Socialist inbox

Do you have something to say? Letters to the Socialist's editors. Vote Corbyn; Manchester bombing witnesses; Clarke v Corbyn; dementia tax.

31 May 2017

Corbyn's policies could help fight unhappiness for LGBT+ people

Lesbian, gay and bisexual people in Britain are reporting lower personal wellbeing than straight people in all areas measured by the Office for National Statistics

31 May 2017

Why I joined: "To fight for an end to tuition fees and cuts"

As someone who was new to politics it was intriguing to see a party fighting against the never-ending fee hikes and cuts to student loans and grants

24 May 2017

The Socialist inbox

Letters to the Socialist's editors: Tory v Labour costings; May's two fingers; is this an NHS election; nationalise energy; Jeremy Hunt's dodgy deals; austerity and maternity rights

24 May 2017

Capitalist journal's warning to the bosses: Marx was right, watch out!

There in the Economist, an authoritative journal of the bosses, was the heading: "The Labour leadership is right - Karl Marx has a lot to teach today's politicians!"

24 May 2017

Gentrification, class and race in Brixton film

Film review: A Moving Image: A stirring look at gentrification in Brixton, south London

24 May 2017

'From Militant to the Socialist Party' - new book now available

'From Militant to the Socialist Party' covers developments from the New Labour takeover to the first rumblings of the world economic crisis of 2007-8, and is the sequel to 'The Rise of Militant'

17 May 2017

Barcelona May Days 1937 - a civil war within a civil war

This month marks the 80th anniversary of the 'May Days' in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War in 1937. Below is a reply to an article in the Observer on 7 May (both this and a shorter version were unpublished) by Socialist Party general secretary Peter Taaffe.

17 May 2017

The Socialist inbox

Letters to the Socialist's editors including property fat cats, a foodbank poem, election mail and an Aire Valley incinerator.

17 May 2017

Hull workers who fought in the Spanish Civil War

Theatre review: Ocho: Ocho tells the story of eight men from Hull who went to fight in the Spanish Civil War. Jane Thornton is a Bafta-winning playwright who has worked with local historians and relatives of the eight men to weave together this fascinating tale, not only of the men but of the wives they left behind.

10 May 2017

The Socialist inbox

Do you have something to say? Letters to the Socialist's editors about the general election

10 May 2017

Theatre review: Fracked! Political satire skewers frackers

'Fracked!' is an interesting and topical play, and puts forward good environmental arguments against the use of fracking for our future energy sources

10 May 2017

Why I joined: raising the ideas of socialism

"I eventually chose to join the Socialist Party because it is the party that is currently doing the most work to raise the idea of socialism"

10 May 2017

Featured letter: disabled workers want our voices heard, not charity

I'd like to thank John Gillman and the editors of the Socialist for making an audio version of the paper available at socialistparty.org.uk


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