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Turkey
Metal workers do not give up the fight!

29/05/2015: The fire that Renault workers set alight at Bursa is unlikely to extinguish soon

  Turkey

Nigieria
Buhari Government takes power

28/05/2015: Working People Must Prepare to Struggle for improvement and Real Change

  Nigeria

Ireland
Massive ‘Yes’ to Marriage Equality referendum

28/05/2015: Growing opposition to conservative establishment

  Ireland Republic

Britain
The struggles to come

27/05/2015: No fundamental change to be expected from the Labour Party

  Britain

Hong Kong
Cathay Pacific workers to strike in August

26/05/2015: Protesting cabin crew at Hong Kong airport explained their grievances to Socialist Action reporters

  Hong Kong

Canada’s ‘carbo-state’

26/05/2015: Only a socialist alternative can challenge the carbo-capitalists’ grip on Canadian politics

  Canada, Environment

New Zealand
Victory over zero-hour contracts

24/05/2015: ‘Cotton On’ clothes retailer workers defeat attempt to remove rest and meal breaks

  New Zealand

Iraq/Syria
ISIS rout national armies at Ramadi and Palmyra

23/05/2015: United working class movement needed to sweep away sectarian militias and reactionary politicians

  Iraq, Syria

Britain
Labour leadership contest - appealing to big business

22/05/2015: The Labour leadership contest begs the question: what is the point of the Labour Party?

  Britain

Ireland North
Election marks growing rejection of sectarian status quo

21/05/2015: Opportunities to build new anti-sectarian political voice for working class and youth

  Ireland Republic

Spain
Is Podemos in crisis?

20/05/2015: Left and social movements in a state of flux, as key elections loom

  Spain

Britain
Build a movement to defeat Tories’ cuts savagery

20/05/2015: For massive union demonstrations, linked to a 24-hour general strike

  Britain

Ireland South
Vote ‘Yes’ to marriage equality!

19/05/2015: Referendum a product of long-waged campaign of struggle from below

  Ireland Republic

Greece
Subordination to Troika or rupture with austerity?

18/05/2015: The choices before the Greek working class

  Greece

North Cyprus
‘Moderate leftist’ wins presidential election on peace ticket

16/05/2015: Workers’ common front, north and south, can find solution to island’s division

  Cyprus

Chile
Huge demonstrations call for free education

15/05/2015: New chapter opens in country’s political and ‘moral’ crisis

  Chile

Australia
East-West toll road dispute concluded

15/05/2015: Local community direct action secures victory

  Australia

Ireland
Parliament suspended after PM tells Socialist MPs “where to go”

14/05/2015: Contemptuous remarks reflect government concerns over non-payment of water charges

  Ireland Republic

Britain
Organising against Tory austerity starts now

14/05/2015: Potential for industrial response to cuts but needs determined leadership and campaigning

  Britain

 Video
Joe Higgins TD questions former ECB president Jean Claude Trichet

13/05/2015: "When bankers and bondholders’ gambles crashed, their massive burden of private debt was placed onto the shoulders of the Irish people"

  Ireland Republic, Video

Sudan
Mass apathy towards elections

12/05/2015: Renewed struggle from below needed to put an end to Bashir’s rule

  Sudan

USA
Presidential candidate declares "political revolution" against billionaires

12/05/2015: Campaign needs to build independent political power

  US

Britain
Fight against "five more damned years" of Tory rule

12/05/2015: Labour leader’s ’responsible capitalism’ shows its bankruptcy

  Britain

China
“In a hard landing now”

11/05/2015: Stock market frenzy and fabricated GDP figures cannot hide the reality of an economy in deep trouble

  China

Scotland
Labour annihilated

11/05/2015: SNP sweeps to victory by posing as an anti-austerity alternative

  Scotland

Britain
With the votes of 24% of the electorate, Tories have no mandate for more savage cuts

11/05/2015: Labour’s failure puts centre stage the need for new mass anti-austerity force

  Britain

Poland
65,000 workers demonstrate against governments’ policies

07/05/2015: Plan of action for a general strike needed

  Poland

Ireland North
Socialist Party replies to leading Sinn Fein councillor’s attacks

06/05/2015: How to fight cuts, sectarianism and to build workers’ unity

  Ireland North

Britain
Russell Brand mistaken to sow illusions in Labour

06/05/2015: Russell Brand calls on people to elect a Labour government, saying Ed Miliband will ’listen’ and wants pressure from below

  Britain

May Day 2015
International workers’ day marked by marches and rallies

05/05/2015: Photo gallery of the CWI taking part in May Day event across the world

  May Day

Iceland
Fighting for better wages

05/05/2015: General strike called for 26 May

  Iceland

May Day 2015
Socialist plan or capitalist chaos

01/05/2015: What sort of new society are we struggling for?

  May Day

Nepal
Disaster in Nepal –amplified by capitalism

30/04/2015: Nepal, one of the poorest countries in the south Asian region has been further devastated by the recent earthquake.

  Nepal

US
Rage in Baltimore

29/04/2015: The aftermath of Freddie Gray’s death

  US

Britain

Socialist PartyCWI in England and Wales: Socialist Party
Socialist Party, PO Box 24697, London E11 1YD, +44 20 8988 8777, email
http://www.socialistparty.org.uk

see also: Scotland on this site and the website of the Socialist Party Wales and the website of the Socialist Party Scotland

Britain: The struggles to come

27/05/2015, No fundamental change to be expected from the Labour Party
Peter Taaffe, Socialist Party (CWI England and Wales) General Secretary

Britain: Labour leadership contest - appealing to big business

22/05/2015, The Labour leadership contest begs the question: what is the point of the Labour Party?
Sarah Sachs-Eldridge, Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Britain: Build a movement to defeat Tories’ cuts savagery

20/05/2015, For massive union demonstrations, linked to a 24-hour general strike
Editorial from The Socialist, weekly paper of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

Britain: Organising against Tory austerity starts now

14/05/2015, Potential for industrial response to cuts but needs determined leadership and campaigning
John McInally, Public and Commercial Services Union national Vice-President (personal capacity), from the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) website

Britain: Fight against "five more damned years" of Tory rule

12/05/2015, Labour leader’s ’responsible capitalism’ shows its bankruptcy
Peter Taaffe, Socialist Party )CWI England & Wales) General Secretary

Britain: With the votes of 24% of the electorate, Tories have no mandate for more savage cuts

11/05/2015, Labour’s failure puts centre stage the need for new mass anti-austerity force
Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Britain: Russell Brand mistaken to sow illusions in Labour

06/05/2015, Russell Brand calls on people to elect a Labour government, saying Ed Miliband will ’listen’ and wants pressure from below
Sarah Sachs-Eldridge, Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Video: TUSC 100% anti-austerity election broadcast

20/04/2015, Broadcast goes out on all 5 national terrestrial channels
socialistworld.net

Britain: Labour - party of cuts

19/04/2015, Oppose the ’logic of capitalism’
Editorial from The Socialist, paper of the Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Britain: UKIP blame immigration for problems facing working class

12/04/2015, Workers’ unity to defend pay jobs and services
Editorial of The Socialist (issue 851), weekly paper of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

Video: Dave Nellist on Russia Today TV

26/03/2015, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) standing throughout Britain in May elections
socialistworld.net

Britain: What lies behind UKIP?

14/03/2015, Its Tory-oriented anti-immigration, anti-EU rhetoric has been adapted to a right-wing populism aimed at winning voters fed up with the political establishment
Hannah Sell, Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales)

Britain: Labour MP shows contempt for workers

24/02/2015, Three decades ago he debated with Militant leaders who warned about degeneration of his party

Britain: 2015 Socialist Party Congress:

19/02/2015, Preparing the forces to fight capitalist austerity
Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales) reporters

Greece: Syriza victory shows austerity elite can be beaten

29/01/2015, An inspiration for workers and youth across Europe
Editorial of The Socialist, newspaper of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

New Year: Political and economic ingredients for volatile 2015

31/12/2014, As crisis of capitalism worsens, vital to organise and continue the struggle
Peter Taaffe, General Secretary Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

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