Opinions of some travelling on the bus from Stoke organised by Unite the Union. “This protest march wasn’t just to stand up for what we believe in. It was thousands coming together remembering the people who are affected by the Tories decisions. The fact that I made so many new friends not enemies just shows that. On the day I realised we maybe angry and shouting our heads off at Theresa May but we are all mourning as well.” Andrew Duncan – who currently works in a bar “I liked the ‘This is what democracy looks like’ chant against the backdrop of young and old,Read More →

Today the Jobstown 7 have been found NOT GUILTY. A massive victory for all those involved and a massive victory for the working class! But charges still hang over 11 others, and one has already been sentenced. Now drop ALL charges against Jobstown protesters Please sign the petition here and please share For more info checkout Jobstown Not Guilty Facebook page here      Read More →

Thanks to Paula Mitchell of London Socialist Party for this excellent article Grenfell two weeks on… As survivors, local residents and workers struggle to come to terms with what happened at Grenfell and begin the fight for justice, so many more issues are raised. So too for residents of tower blocks around the country. Rehouse survivors locally – take over empty property Most immediately for survivors, of course, is dealing with the horrific trauma itself. This is made worse by the continuing failure of Kensington and Chelsea council, shoving some survivors from pillar to post, splitting up families and evicting them from hotels. The fightRead More →

  The Grenfell Tower blaze has killed many and destroyed the homes of many more, photo by @Natalie_Oxford (Twitter)   (Click to enlarge) Major investigation needed, independent of government Paul Kershaw, London Socialist Party The fire at Grenfell Tower in West London spread with horrific speed and witnesses have described heart-rending scenes as residents attempted to escape. This is a terrible tragedy and there has naturally been an outpouring of sympathy and human solidarity with the residents and families affected. We know that there have been fatalities and 74 people were taken to hospital; more than 20 ambulance crews attended. Details will come in over timeRead More →

Watch this video from the National Shop Stewards Network #NSSN on how we can build the movement to get this even more weak and divided Tory government out and bring in a Jeremy Corbyn led Labour Government. Come to the NSSN Conference and join hundreds of trade union and anti-cuts campaigners to discuss how we organise this. It is from 11am-4.30pm on Saturday July 1st in Conway Hall London WC1R 4RL Details at www.shopstewards.netRead More →

The following is an article by Hannah Sell, the deputy general secretary of the Socialist Party following the election results. We are holding a public meeting in Hanley on Thursday at the RVS, Charles Street, Hanley (next to Iceland) ST1 3JP starting at 7.30pm where we will be discussing how we can step up the fight for socialist policies following the election. Come along and join the discussion and get involved! Organise to fight for Corbyn’s policies! Theresa May’s failed election gamble is a nightmare for the capitalist class in Britain. Seven weeks ago most of Britain’s elite were hopeful that May would succeed in dramatically increasing theRead More →

Join Socialist Party members and others at our campaign stall tomorrow to help us continue the fight for real socialist change! Tomorrow Sat 10 June at the Blue Clock Tower, outside Potteries shopping Centre in Hanley between 10am and 12 noon. And/or Join us after at 12.30pm for a chat about the outcome of the election and how we can continue the fight. We’ll be meeting up at the cafe inside Hanley Market (by the escalators) Could you let us know if you can come along to the campaign stall and/or for a chat after, even if it’s just for ten minutes or so. And please getRead More →

We are extremely pleased to announce that ex-Labour MP, Dave Nellist, will be the main speaker at our forthcoming public meeting …….. PUBLIC MEETING “CORBYN CAN WIN WITH SOCIALIST POLICIES” * How can the Tories be defeated? * How can we build support for Corbyn’s programme over last 7 days? * What will happen after the election? * What is a socialist programme, how could it be brought about? Speaker: DAVE NELLIST Thursday 1st June – 7.30pm RVS, Charles Street, Hanley (next to Iceland) ST1 3JP RSVP at Facebook here All Welcome   Dave Nellist: the Coventry MP who gave away half his pay! SeeRead More →