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From The Socialist newspaper, 23 February 2022
1 March: Socialist Party new website launch
Judy Beishon, Socialist Party website editor
A new Socialist Party website will be replacing the present one on Tuesday 1 March. The existing website has played an important role for two decades in getting out the Socialist Party ideas - but now it's time for this change, to make use of more up-to-date coding and presentation.
The weekly online version of the Socialist will continue to be a central feature of the site, with a number of key articles from the paper accessible from the home page. The entire paper - and back issues - will be available on the 'paper issue' pages.
The address of the new site - socialistparty.org.uk - will remain the same. There may be some downtime during the changeover, at most for just a few hours. Viewers should try refreshing or clearing their browser cache if they have difficulties viewing the new site.
The launch version is not fixed in its design and scope, and there will be ongoing development work done on it. Donations to the Socialist Party fighting fund will of course be possible via the new site, and please welcome it by making one - socialistparty.org.uk/donate.
Socialist Party members paying in fighting fund and money from sales of the Socialist will be able to do so using the 'Members resources' section at the bottom of the new homepage, which can also be accessed via the 'Contact' tab at the top of the homepage.
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The coronavirus crisis has laid bare the class character of society in numerous ways. It is making clear to many that it is the working class that keeps society running, not the CEOs of major corporations.
The results of austerity have been graphically demonstrated as public services strain to cope with the crisis.
- The Socialist Party's material is more vital than ever, so we can continue to report from workers who are fighting for better health and safety measures, against layoffs, for adequate staffing levels, etc.
- We must be ready for the stormy events ahead and the need to arm workers' movements with a socialist programme - one which puts the health and needs of humanity before the profits of a few.
Inevitably, during the crisis we have not been able to sell the Socialist and raise funds in the ways we normally would.
We therefore urgently appeal to all our viewers to donate to our Fighting Fund.
In The Socialist 23 February 2022:
Unite and fight for a decent pay rise
Johnson scraps Covid safety measures
Tories instruct teachers to wipe Britain's real history
Bus services under threat
Ukraine: Workers' unity against capitalist warmongers and imperialist meddlers
Canada: Prime Minister Trudeau invokes Emergencies Act to end 'Freedom Convoy'
One year after the military coup in Myanmar
Privatisation and crisis in the NHS
The Erdington byelection and the fight for a new mass workers' party
Vote Nellist for a workers' MP in Birmingham Erdington
Tube workers strike in defence of pay, pensions and conditions
University workers continue strike against bosses' attacks
Coventry bin strikers lobby strike-breaking Labour council
Scunny scaffs action forces bosses to the table
Usdaw: 'Reinstate Max' week of action
Trade union support for standing anti-cuts election candidates
Barts NHS workers to walk out again on 28 February
Just Eat couriers continue action to fight pay cut
Rail workers strike in Sheffield
Workers and students unite and fight
Fighting fees and marketisation after 2 March student walkout
Restore Cardiff's slashed services
Brighton Green and Labour cuts - workers and communities fight back
Surrey: Unions and campaigns say stand as an anti-cuts candidate
Newham City Farm - closed with no consultation
London Socialist Party women's meeting
1 March: Socialist Party new website launch
TV review: This is Going to Hurt
The Socialist 23 February 2022 |
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