Video: 20th June Public Meeting – Fighting Austerity

Chaired by the co-chair of the SSP, Wendy MacDonald – and speakers include: Sandra Webster: National co-spokesperson of the SSP Bryan Reynolds from the RMT – fighting the attacks on Calmac workers Stuart Graham – from Unison, one of the Glasgow Homeless caseworkers on strike. Richie Venton: The SSP’s national workplace organiser. With gracious thanks […]

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Noble Lord wields knife paid for by victim

by Ken Ferguson Knife crime is much in the news these days but it is unusual to read reports of victims who have been stabbed with a weapon that they bought for their assailant. But that is what has happened in the case of New Labour cabinet minister Lord Adonis as he stuck the knife […]

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Build a mass, united public sector demo on 10th April

by Richie Venton Two major trade union events in the space of 48 hours demonstrate the seething anger at public sector cuts, the potential for a united resistance across the trade unions, and the potency, increasing popularity and urgent necessity of the Scottish Socialist Party’s alternatives to this assault on jobs, services and conditions. EIS […]

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Landslide for national postal strikes

by Richie Venton Royal Mail workers have voted by a record-breaking majority to take national strike action against the concerted assault on their jobs, pay, workloads, the service they deliver to the public – and the attempts to smash the Communication Workers’ Union as a national union. They voted by over 3:1 for national strikes […]

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