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Which way for SWP?

30 Nov 2000

The Socialist Workers Party published only two pre-conference bulletins this year, containing just 21 contributions from rank and file members. We reproduce two of these, featuring that rarity for the SWP - members engaged in polemic with one another Once more on programme

SWP conference

30 Nov 2000

Missing ingredients A Socialist Workers Party member reflects on this year's gathering

SA Liaison Committee meets

30 Nov 2000

No time to waste

Socialist Alliance

30 Nov 2000

Last week's by-elections produced excellent results for the left. The Socialist Alliance, standing for the first time in Lancashire, saved its deposit in Preston, while the Scottish Socialist Party polled more than seven percent in the two seats vacated by the death of Donald Dewar in Glasgow Anniesland. Meanwhile the Socialist Party won another seat in a council by-election in Lewisham, south London.

Socialist Party in England and Wales

23 Nov 2000

Rebel signal This protest letter has been sent to the Socialist Party executive committee and, as a courtesy, to Harry Paterson, who emailed it to the Weekly Worker

Message of despair

23 Nov 2000

Billy Elliot, general release

Simon Harvey of the SLP

23 Nov 2000

Scargill damns Socialist Alliance

Republican Communist Network

23 Nov 2000

Anti-nationalist role impaired

SWP - nationalism 'not a problem'

23 Nov 2000

In this internal document, Allan Green, the Scottish Socialist Party's national secretary, reports on the Socialist Workers Party's annual conference

SA roundup

23 Nov 2000

East London Global vision

US presidential elections

23 Nov 2000

Constitutional crisis cries out for clear programme

SSP leader calls for a split

23 Nov 2000

The statement, 'Appeal for an amicable divorce', by leading Scottish Socialist Party member Catriona Grant provides yet another example of the centrifugal tensions operating mercilessly on Peter Taaffe's once monolithic Committee for a Workers' International.

Expelled for speaking out

16 Nov 2000

Harry Paterson, a long-standing member of the Socialist Party/Militant, has had his appeal against expulsion turned down. He spoke to Peter Manson of the Weekly Worker

Simon Harvey of the SLP

16 Nov 2000

Anti-sectarians booted out

Step forward for unity

16 Nov 2000

Will McMahon is secretary of Hackney Socialist Alliance. He spoke to Marcus Larsen about the unfolding crisis in Hackney council, the role of the LSA and the prospects for the Socialist Alliance nationally