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Friday, June 21, 2024

The Socialist issue 1113

9 December 2020

Fund NHS, not Tory crony contracts

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The Socialist issue 1113

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spotFund NHS, not Tory crony contracts

spotCovid vaccines only first step – fight job losses, austerity and ‘virus’ of capitalism

spotHigh street jobs, safety and pay: We have to fight

Hospitality: Understaffed and underpaid, now it’s got worse: Bar worker John Williams, a Socialist Party member in Cardiff, spoke at a protest to oppose the pay freeze in the public and private sector on 5 December.

spotSuper-rich tax evasion costs 34 million nurses worldwide

spotLuxury for some, poverty for the rest of us

Many of us won’t have much to cheer about this Christmas. In 2020 we’ve lost people to a pandemic which is still hurting us. One-in-twenty young people are currently unemployed.

What we think

spotShould Corbyn stand for London Mayor?

Editorial of the Socialist issue 1113: Opposition was distinctly muted from Starmer’s New Labour to the Tories’ public sector pay freeze.

Workplace news

spotRMT gen sec election – vote for Steve Hedley

The upcoming general secretary election is an opportunity for RMT transport union members to change the direction of our trade union.

spotFurther education workers win pay rise in Wales

Workers in further education in Wales have won a long overdue pay increase. This will mean we are not left behind by the pay rise that was announced for school teachers in the summer.

spotHMRC pay talks – PCS needs to organise members now

spotReinstate sacked Unite London bus rep Judith Katera

spotSouth London council workers vote to strike

International news

spotRight populism after Trump

spotMalaysia: Massive capitalist exploitation of migrant workers exposed by Covid pandemic

spotInternational news in brief


spotEngels and the answer to the housing question

Campaigns news

spotWelsh trades councils rally against the pay-freeze

spotWhy I joined the Socialist Party

Like many new Socialist Party members, I was formerly a Labour Party member during the Corbyn years.

spotTenants and workers unite to take on landlords

spot‘Oxford, Cut the Rent!’ campaign kicks off

spotYork students determined to build for rent refunds and free education

spotLondon Socialist Party hits the streets

Readers’ opinion

spotTV review: Red, White and Blue

spotThe Socialist Inbox


spotObituary: Roger Priest

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our friend and comrade Roger Priest.


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