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The #SSP is the Scottish Socialist Party — Scotland's working class socialist party
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COP26 is coming to Glasgow. The Scottish Socialist Party has announced the release of Socialist Change, not Climate Change: Poverty, Pollution, and Working-Class Solutions to argue the case for a Socialist Green New Deal. [...]Read More...The post Socialist Change, Not Climate Change: Poverty, Pollution, and Working-Class Solutions appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
ScotRail Strikes: the Scottish Socialist Party has no hesitation in backing workers who have voted to strike during COP26 [...]Read More...The post ScotRail Strikes to Greet COP26 Dignitaries appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
Solutions to the climate crisis must improve the lives of working people, not make them poorer. Here's how you can help now. [...]Read More...The post Here’s how you can help bring working-class politics to COP26 appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
Following Saturday’s highly successful Scottish Socialist Voice Forum on COP26 and working-class solutions to the climate crisis, SSP National Workplace Organiser Richie Venton said: “The Voice Forum was vitally important in giving a voice to those with most to lose from global warming and the most to gain from a clean, green economy.” The Morning [...]Read More...The post Richie...
this pamphlet will address is the need for environmental activists to link the climate struggle with the class struggle through demands that improve the lives of working people. [...]Read More...The post How Workers Can Save The World appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
Broadcast of the online Scottish Socialist Voice Forum. Solutions to the climate and nature emergencies must improve the lives of working people, that's the only way we'll build a mass movement to challenge the control of corporations responsible for the most pollution.Campaign for democratic public ownership of key...
There’s still time to register for the FREE online Scottish Socialist Voice Forum on working-class solutions to the climate crisis. On Saturday 9 October, the Scottish Socialist Voice will bring together trade unionists, international speakers, Scottish Socialist Party activists, and youth campaigners to set out how an alternative, working-class response to the climate crisis can [...]Read...
It reiterates the SSP's support for a National Care Service which is publicly owned, publicly funded, and free at the point of need - with genuine democratic control and accountability, and greatly improved conditions for workers. [...]Read More...The post National Care Service: SSP submission to Scottish Government consultation appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
Scottish Socialist Voice organisers are delighted and honoured to announce that prominent workers' leader from South Africa, Zwilinzima Vavi, will attend as international speaker at the Voice Forum on Saturday 9 October. [...]Read More...The post SAFTU’s Zwelinzima Vavi to speak at Scottish Socialist Voice Forum appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
The Scottish Socialist Voice brings together trade unionists, global voices, SSP activists, and youth campaigners to set out a working-class response to the climate crisis. [...]Read More...The post COP26 and Climate Crisis: Working Class Solutions appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
At COP26, we're making democratic public ownership, green jobs, and an economic plan to end inequality key demands for a Socialist Green New Deal. [...]Read More...The post COP26, Students, and a Socialist Green New Deal: 22 Sept appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
Labour and the SNP are not the parties of workers in Scotland. More and more Trade Union members are losing faith in Labour and the SNP. [...]Read More...The post Labour, SNP: Not the Parties for Workers appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
A Wealth Tax and a Maximum Wage at 10x the national Minimum Wage will raise more for health and social care while lifting the burden from the lowest-paid workers. Here’s why we need a Wealth Tax and a Maximum Wage: By Richie Venton, SSP Workplace Organiser Contrary to all the fuss and brouhaha, Boris Johnson’s [...]Read More...The post Tax Wealth, Not Wages: Make the rich pay for...
Without a revival of collective action, capitalists and governments will continue the destruction of jobs, living standards, rights, and the planet. [...]Read More...The post Upper Clyde Shipbuilders: Still an inspiration, 50 years on appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
76 years ago, the USA dropped two atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. James Morris reflects on life under the threat of the bomb. [...]Read More...The post 76th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
The battle to save McVitie's biscuit factory has reached a crunch point Here's what you can do right now to help save hundreds of jobs. [...]Read More...The post McVitie’s Workers Refuse to Crumble appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
By Bill Bonnar, SSP International Secretary The United States has Cuba in the grip of a violent, illegal blockade. US-led coups have been disastrous for the people of South and Central America. Cuban people need our support. The Scottish Socialist Party calls for An end to the United States’ aggression against the Cuban people. An [...]Read More...The post SSP calls for an end to the...
#NHSBirthday: Governments serving private profit have led our NHS into crisis. NHS workers have been there for us since 1948; let's be there for them. [...]Read More...The post NHS Birthday: The NHS is in crisis. Here’s what we need to do. appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
By Sandra Webster Carers Week 2021: It is that most wonderful week of the year where those unpaid carers, part of an army contribute more financially in their care to loved ones than the NHS budget in its entirety. The week kicked off with the first pat of the back being a tweet from BoJo. [...]Read More...The post Carers Week 2021: Carers’ struggle should be all our struggle appeared...
Stop the closure of McVitie's Tollcross factory! Save 500 jobs and feed the people, not the capitalist's profits. [...]Read More...The post McVitie’s Tollcross Factory: Stop the Closure, Save 500 Jobs appeared first on Scottish Socialist Party.
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