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From The Socialist newspaper, 28 May 2014

Election appeal - don't delay!

Selling the Socialist when campaigning for TUSC in Hackney, photo Paul Mattsson

Selling the Socialist when campaigning for TUSC in Hackney, photo Paul Mattsson   (Click to enlarge)

Now is the time to pay any remaining pledges into the Socialist Party Election Appeal!

8,030 has been paid in so far, and we have almost 7,000 to go. The appeal is to help pay for the TUSC challenge in the council and mayoral elections, where Socialist Party members and other TUSC candidates won over 67,000 votes for a socialist alternative to austerity.

The remainder will go to help pay for the No2EU election campaign, providing a trade union and workers' alternative to Ukip, and for the courageous challenge launched in South Africa by the Workers' And Socialist Party.

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Coronavirus crisis - Finance appeal

The coronavirus crisis has laid bare the class character of society in numerous ways. It is making clear to many that it is the working class that keeps society running, not the CEOs of major corporations.

The results of austerity have been graphically demonstrated as public services strain to cope with the crisis.

The government has now ripped up its 'austerity' mantra and turned to policies that not long ago were denounced as socialist. But after the corona crisis, it will try to make the working class pay for it, by trying to claw back what has been given.

Inevitably, during the crisis we have not been able to sell the Socialist and raise funds in the ways we normally would.
We therefore urgently appeal to all our viewers to click here to donate to our special coronavirus appeal.

In The Socialist 28 May 2014:


Socialist Party election analysis

Con-Dems get a kicking

2014: The 'rejection election'

Euro elections revolt against capitalist establishment

Local elections 2014: A good base for TUSC to build on

Election appeal - don't delay!


International socialist news and analysis

India: resistance will grow after Modi victory


Socialist Party news and analysis

Unemployment kills: Fight for jobs

Super-wealthy get richer

Privatisation threatens postal service

Them & Us


Socialist Party workplace news

PCS conference: Preparing for more battles

Care UK workers plan more action

NUT supports coordinated action on 10 July

Land Registry strike may just be the beginning

Wales TUC: If it wasn't for the socialists...

Workplace news in brief


Socialist Party reports and campaigns

Anti-cuts rally defies council ban and BNP

Nottingham: Fighting the Bedroom Tax

Bradford campaign for 10 an hour


The Socialist readers' comments

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