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10 May 2018
As we campaign to kick the Tories out, learn the lessons from Robin Clapp of how the Militant (now the Socialist Party) beat the Poll Tax and brought Thatcher down.
11 April 2018
Non-fiction: Trotsky in 1917: 'Trotsky in 1917' is the most complete collection in English of some of the contributions of Leon Trotsky, one of the Russian revolution's key leaders alongside Vladimir Lenin, in that crucial year
28 March 2018
50th anniversary of the assassination of MLK jnr in Memphis: This year marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King junior, who was shot and killed on 4 April 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee, while supporting striking sanitation workers, writes April Ashley, Unison national executive council, black members rep (female) (personal capacity).
28 March 2018
21 March 2018
Do you have something to say? Letters to the Socialist's editors. Corbyn's customs union; solidarity with Chris Fernandez; nerve agent hypocrisy; Saudi Arabia; Newport rising
14 March 2018
Fiction: South Atlantic Requiem: This is socialist author Edward Wilson's seventh novel and does not disappoint. In some respects it is his most gripping from beginning to end.
31 January 2018
It is 100 years since the first women in the UK won the right to vote in parliamentary elections. It took years of struggle and the largest mobilisation of women in Britain's history to achieve this partial victory.
24 January 2018
On 30 January 1968 the NLF and the People's Army of Vietnam launched the Tet Offensive against US and allied troops
13 December 2017
Local residents and ex-mining families were outraged when news came through that Dewsbury Conservative Association was intending to have their annual dinner at the National Coal Mining Museum at the former Caphouse colliery in Overton near Wakefield.
30 November 2017
'We Are the Lions, Mr Manager' portrays the defining 1970s struggle by low-paid Asian women workers
15 November 2017
TV review: The Vietnam War: The US's role in endless wars in Afghanistan and the Middle East. Rising tensions between the US, Russia and China. Watching Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's monumental ten-part documentary on the Vietnam
8 November 2017
50 attended the Birmingham Socialist Party public meeting to mark the centenary of the Russian revolution
8 November 2017
250 workers and youth attended a vibrant rally to celebrate the centenary of the October Russian revolution in Madrid
3 November 2017
Chants of "by Amber Rudd and Theresa May, justice was killed a year to the day!" reverberated around the streets of Sheffield on Halloween night
1 November 2017
A weekend of rallies and workshops. Come along to contribute, ask questions, or disagree!
26 October 2017
'We Are the Lions, Mr Manager' celebrates the first major strike by Asian women in this country
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