In this issue:
The Socialist 3 June 2008, Don't just get angry - get active
New Labour's failures: Don't just get angry, get Active
Campaign for a new workers' party: conference 2008
Sunday 29 June 10am - 5pm, South Camden Community School, Charrington Street, London NW1. (nearest Rail/Tube stations - Kings Cross/St Pancras, Euston, Mornington Crescent)
Speakers include Bob Crow, RMT general secretary
Environment and socialism
Editorial: Target 'ecological' taxes at the biggest polluters
Heathrow protest: Demonstrating against a third airport runway
Heathrow runway expansion protests, photo Marc Vallée
Over 3,000 people marched from Hatton Cross to Sipson to demonstrate their opposition to a third runway at Heathrow airport, writes Neil Cafferky.
Cosmetic measures against fuel poverty
THE GOVERNMENT'S plan, announced last week, to tackle fuel poverty doesn't amount to a hill of beans...
Socialist Party workplace news
Belfast Airport workers: The long battle for justice
Come to the national shop stewards network conference
National Shop Stewards Network second conference
Saturday 28 June, 11.30am-4.30pm
South Camden Community School, Charrington Street, London NW1.
Speakers include Bob Crow, RMT, Mark Serwotka, PCS and Brian Caton, POA, plus shop stewards from disputes around the country.
£5 per delegate. Send to: NSSN, PO Box 58262, London N1 1ET. Email email@example.com. Or see: www.shopstewards.net
Please note that the next meeting of the North West region committee of the National Shop Stewards Network will be held on Saturday 19 July, not 19 June.
Union members reject pay insult
Socialist Party campaigns
Don't deport AmDani Juna
Keep our NHS public
Nottingham: Student protests at arrests
Socialist Party review
Engels: A Revolutionary Life
Socialist Party youth and students
Youth against racism
London Youth Against Racism activity
National demo against racist BNP
Saturday 21 June 2008
Assemble: 12 noon, Tooley Street, London SE1
(behind Greater London Assembly building, near Tower Bridge)
Contact ISR on firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.anticapitalism.org.uk
Students step-up struggle
School students are angry. Over the last six weeks, thousands have walked out in protest against the running down of the education system, writes Ben Robinson, ISR national co-ordinator.
Berlin: 8,000 school students strike
Markets cannot end house building crisis
Nationalise Bradford & Bingley
Environment: Nuclear power
Nuclear power: An expensive and dangerous failure
The beautiful game, with beautiful profits for some
International socialist news and analysis
Lebanon - civil war or rule by sectarian landlords
Israel: Olmert will go, but the political crisis will stick