No to threats to the right of self-determination of the Scottish people

This is the last Sunday (14/09) of the referendum campaign for the Scottish independence and the polls still indicate an unpredictable result. Three polls were released in the last 24 hours, where they vary from 8-pt YES lead to 8-pt NO lead, dividing the preference of voters. The Observerpoll...

Socialist Party deepens illusions in Labour Party

The SP (Socialist Party) and TUSC (Trade Union and Socialist Coalition) do not appear to understand that the Labour Party is a reformist, pro-austerity party whose leadership is committed to maintaining the Labour Party as a “broad church”. Broad means that Corbyn has no intention of getting rid of...

The working class will face new challenges in 2015

The working class and the youth will not be the beast of burden of the bosses as the deepening of the crisis threatens more budget and benefits cuts; zero-hour contract; no pay rises and increased precarity in work for the youth.  A new recession is threatening Europe and Britain...

No Unelected Commissioners in Liverpool! No Reduction in Democracy!

The following motions were passed by the Emergency Liverpool TUC Meeting on 27 March. We call on trade unions, community and social movements in the city to help mobilise a protest against the Tory attempt to take over the city. By Liverpool TUC This Liverpool construction branch is very concerned about...

Liverpool TUC passed a motion on Conlutas congress.

Building internationalism in the workers’ movement! Brazilian trade unionists visit England Considering the report below the Liverpool Trade Council agrees to: 1.      Establish regular exchanges with CSP-Conlutas to include reports on class struggles, solidarity messages, assisting in organising tours of trade unionists and those suffering oppression. 2.    Publicise the international meeting...

Kicking off in Rio: Meeting in London called by left organizations

A meeting against the injustices of the World Cup: "Kicking off in Rio: popular protest and the politics of the World Cup" which will be held in London on 10 June, is beeing organized by the ISN (International Socialist Network) and North London RS21, with the support of...

Kathy Laird, farewell to a friend, fighter and comrade

Kathy died on 9 December 2015 during the day, while she was resting; she was 62 years old. It was shocking news, almost unbelievable, that someone who a number of us in Old Swan met perhaps on average three times a week, each week for the last three years,...

Defend The Right To March: Fight Racism And Fascism!

On July 21 a march organized by the Liverpool Irish Patriots Republican Flute Band was surrounded by the North West Infidels and other loyalist and fascist groups who tried to stop the march from going ahead,. They attacked the marchers as ‘IRA scum’ and ‘murderers’. The march was organised under the...

Does the British Socialist Party support the two-state solution?

Firstly, it is important to say that unity in struggle against the Israeli military aggression, the brutal occupation imposed on Gaza, and the attacks in the West Bank strengthens the struggle for Palestine.  It is important that parties such as the Socialist Party have condemned Israel for slaughtering the...

Bill Hunter – 1920 – 2015

“To celebrate as a Trotskyist is the biggest thing I have...” speaking at an International Socialist League meeting in May 2010. Bill was born in 1920, into a miner’s family in Durham. His harsh experience of the slump and the effects it had on his family and community...

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