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From The Socialist newspaper, 31 March 2021
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Brighton TUSC on the march. Photo: Brighton Socialist Party (Click to enlarge)
Across England and Wales, Socialist Party members are already busy campaigning and getting the anti-austerity socialist message out to as wide an audience as possible through the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition election campaigns.
Our leaflets, posters and placards are going down extremely well. Socialist Party members and supporters are making sure we have been able to produce all this material through their tremendous donations and fundraising. They have helped us smash through this quarter's fighting fund target and responded brilliantly to the Socialist Party election appeal.
We want to make sure we have the best possible election campaign with leaflets, posters and placards getting out far and wide. We urgently need your money now, so if you are yet to make a donation, or have an outstanding pledge, please rush it in immediately.
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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.
- The Socialist Party's material is more vital than ever, so we can continue to report from workers who are fighting for better health and safety measures, against layoffs, for adequate staffing levels, etc.
- When the health crisis subsides, we must be ready for the stormy events ahead and the need to arm workers' movements with a socialist programme - one which puts the health and needs of humanity before the profits of a few.
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 donate to our Fighting Fund.
In The Socialist 31 March 2021:
Mobilise Liverpool workers to defy Tory commissioners and austerity
London - We need socialists into City Hall
Warning: Labour Party cutters - careful who you phone!
Domestic Abuse Bill: So much still to fight for
We will not be the lost generation
Shrewsbury pickets exonerated after almost 50 years
'Chingford skinhead' spills the beans over government surveillance of union activists
Freeports spell deregulation, low pay and a new race to the bottom
No start for life
Right to protest
Unite and fight - For the right to protest
Defending the right to protest
Preparing for the revolts to come
Cumberland hospital workers fight for stolen pay
NHS pay: 15% now!
Trade union fighters rally to support victimised workers
BT Openreach engineers step up the pressure with five-day strike action
Asda equal pay ruling victory - now fight for equal pay for all
SPS Technologies workers strike against potential pay loss of £3,000 a year
Deskilling protests by sparks electricians continue
Beal academy strikers demand equal sick pay
Goodlord strike starts to bite
Nationalise Liberty Steel to save jobs
British Gas workers strike ahead of 'fire and rehire' deadline
Reports & campaigns
Online rally - 150 years since the Paris Commune
Selling the Socialist
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Football abuse scandal: Reclaim the game for justice and democracy
Socialist Liverpool City Council inspired me
Women, violence and defiance
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