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China
Labour disputes soar

17/04/2014: 40,000 workers paralyse world’s largest sports shoe maker

  China

Greece
International anti-fascist conference “No pasaran!”

16/04/2014: Four thousand attend three-day event in Athens

  Greece

South Africa
Enthusiastic response for WASP ahead of May elections

15/04/2014: WASP campaigning material available on pdf

  South Africa

India
Massive election process could end in turmoil

14/04/2014: New party expresses, but cannot solve, major discontents

  India

Cyprus
Austerity sees living standards fall back 40 years

11/04/2014: One year of the right wing Anastasiades government

  Cyprus

 Iranian nuclear talks
Hypocrisy abounds

10/04/2014: Paul Murphy MEP

  Video

Britain
Dave Nellist on BBC outlining TUSC’s socialist policies

10/04/2014: Trade union and socialist coalition (TUSC) candidate count reaches 476 for May local election

  Britain

Taiwan
Occupation of parliament ends after 23 days

10/04/2014: What are the lessons of the island’s ‘sunflower movement’?

  Taiwan

Hungary
Election highlights lack of Left challenge

09/04/2014: Declining vote for ruling Fidész party; neo-fascist Jobbik picks up 20% as false ‘alternative’

  Hungary

Environment
Ukraine crisis exploited by multinational fracking lobby

09/04/2014: Oppose the pro-big business EU/ US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership!

  Environment, Ukraine

Belgium
50,000 join ETUC Brussels demonstration

08/04/2014: Protesters’ radical mood

  Belgium

Britain
One in ten council seats will have TUSC candidate

07/04/2014: No-cuts election challenge grows

  Britain

Review
Net political impact

06/04/2014: To Save Everything, Click Here • By Evgeny Morozov •

  Review

Belgium
The rise of the PTB/PvdA

05/04/2014: Recent polls confirm a probable electoral breakthrough for the Workers’ Party of Belgium (PTB/PvdA).

  Belgium

Ivory Coast
First victory for students at University of Cocody

04/04/2014: An important step to push the struggle against neo-liberal policies further

  Ivory Coast

Canada
Port of Vancouver truckers’ strike wins significant gains

03/04/2014: After bosses’ seen off - unions must defend their right to strike!

  Canada

France
Government punished in local elections

02/04/2014: Far right gains highlight need for strong fighting left opposition

  France

Nepal
Turning back the wheel of history

01/04/2014: Second constituent assembly election – a shift to the right

  Nepal

South Africa
WASP manifesto launch success!

01/04/2014: On Saturday 29 March the Workers and Socialist Party launched its 2014 election manifesto at a rally in Katlehong, Gauteng

  Africa, South Africa

Taiwan
Half a million on the streets against President Ma

31/03/2014: Demonstrators call for trade pact to be withdrawn and for president to step down

  Taiwan

US
Winning $15 an hour in Seattle

31/03/2014: A socialist strategy

  US

Netherlands
Socialist Party local election gains

31/03/2014: Vote for SP can be the basis for a mass struggle against cuts

  Netherlands

 Video
Hypocrisy of Irish Govt & EU on Ukraine

29/03/2014: Joe Higgins, Socialist Party (CWI MP) speaks in Irish parliament

  Ukraine, Video

 Sweden
New political winds affect CWI Congress

28/03/2014: Optimistic Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna prepares for elections

  CWI, Sweden

No to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership!

28/03/2014: Anti-democratic agreement seeks to increase corporate domination of politics

Portugal
Thousands of police and military march in Lisbon

27/03/2014: Reflection of the government’s intrinsic weakness

  Portugal

Spain
A million march for dignity in Madrid

26/03/2014: 22M: A before and after moment for the class struggle

  Spain

Taiwan
Ma government rocked by mass protests and occupation of parliament

26/03/2014: Down with undemocratic Kuomintang rule – for a Taiwan-wide student strike as the next step!

  Taiwan

Bosnia-Herzegovina
Mass protests - The first flowers of spring

26/03/2014: What programme should the Left advocate?

  Bosnia

Sudan
Has al-Bashir survived mass protests?

25/03/2014: Removal of hated regime not enough; crises of poverty and oppression due to grip of capitalism

  Sudan

Britain
After Bob Crow and Tony Benn

24/03/2014: Mourn the loss, fight for the future

  Britain

Scotland

Socialist Party ScotlandCWI in Scotland: Socialist Party Scotland
PO Box 10132, Dundee, DD2 9AR, ++ 44 78 891 35 533, email
http://www.socialistpartyscotland.org.uk

Scotland: Unions and the socialist case for independence

23/03/2014, Aruging a independent, working class position
John McInally, national vice-president of the Public and Commercial Services union (personal capacity)

Scotland: 10 questions on socialism and the independence referendum

13/03/2014, Why is Socialist Party Scotland supporting a Yes vote in the referendum?
Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: “Project Fear” goes into overdrive

15/02/2014, Main pro-Union parties step up campaign ahead of independence referendum
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: Hated Bedroom Tax defeated!

06/02/2014, Scottish Anti-Bedroom Tax Federation and affiliated campaigns show what can be achieved with a strong campaign
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: Solid support for TUSC in Glasgow by-election

12/12/2013, Behind the Tories and UKIP, but ahead of the Lib Dems and Greens who both have the advantage of a national profile
Matt Dobson, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI in Scotoland)

Scotland: SNP’s white paper will not deliver decisive change

06/12/2013, Scottish constitutional referendum: Yes to an independent socialist Scotland, no to a continuation of capitalist austerity
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI Scotland)

Scotland: End the witch-hunt of Stevie Deans and Unite union

05/11/2013, Class hatred of an out-of-touch capitalist elite
Editorial from The Socialist, newspaper of the Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: Unions must learn lessons from Grangemouth setback

26/10/2013, Unite members not offered a fighting strategy, other than to accept cuts
From the Socialist Party Scotland (CWI) website

Scotland: Bosses announce closure of Grangemouth petrochemical plant

24/10/2013, Unions’ decisive plan of action need to defeat this act of corporate vandalism
From the Socialist Party Scotland (CWI) website

Scotland: Grangemouth workers rally against bosses’ bullying

21/10/2013, A fight the trade union movement cannot afford to lose
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: Anti-bedroom tax conference

11/10/2013, “Let’s bury it for good!”
Socialist Party Scotland (CWI) Reporters

Scotland: 20,000 march in support of ‘YES’ vote for independence

25/09/2013, Socialist Party Scotland alone calls for public ownership of major sectors of economy
Matt Dobson, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI), Glasgow

Workers action in Glasgow wins important victory

19/09/2013, Determined and unified action pay
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland

Scotland: Glasgow Council homeless workers’ unofficial strike action spreads

18/09/2013, Need to build widespread strike action over workload, pay and working conditions
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI)

Scotland: What "social and economic development" do working people need?

16/09/2013, A contribution to the debate ahead of the 2014 Scottish independence referendum
Philip Stott, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI Scotland)

Scotland: Thousands attend anti-bedroom tax protest in Glasgow

04/06/2013, Over 2,000 poeple attended the anti - bedroom tax rally in Glasgow’s George Square on June 1 called by the Scottish Anti Bedroom Tax Federation.
Matt Dobson, Socialist Party Scotland (CWI Scotland)

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