Marxist unity > Scottish Socialist Party

Diversionary dead end

06 Apr 2017

The Socialist Party’s decision to stand candidates in May is delusional, argues Paul Demarty

Inconsistent left nationalists

07 May 2015

SPS and the SWP may have refused to vote SNP, writes Peter Manson, but in effect they both cheered on its advance

Following the logic of nationalism

19 Mar 2015

Solidarity is heading for deserved oblivion, writes Peter Manson

Left unity forum launched

15 Jul 1999

United list rejected

10 Dec 1998

Tom Delargy of the Scottish Socialist Party gives his views of the November 29 meeting of its national council

Fiddling while Rome burns

02 Jul 1998

Around the left

SSA plunges into nationalism

25 Jun 1998

Capitulation to nationalism

11 Jun 1998

This Members Bulletin document, ‘In defence of the revolutionary party’, is the Socialist Party EC’s reply to Scottish Militant Labour’s proposals to liquidate itself into a Scottish Socialist Party. Having gone along with SML’s national socialist trajectory, the SP now objects to the consequences of an “independent socialist Scotland”. The result is a travesty of Marxism

Too high a price to pay

04 Jun 1998

Former Scottish Militant Labour member Tom Delargy gives his views on SML’s break with the Socialist Party and its embrace of nationalism

Sad Taaffe

14 May 1998

Party notes

Alarm bells ringing

23 Apr 1998

Fighting liquidationism with Taaffeism

16 Apr 1998

The reply of the Socialist Party executive committee to Scottish Militant Labour

From British reformism to socialist nationalism

16 Apr 1998

In this internal Scottish Militant Labour document Alan McCombes presents his nationalist proposals for a Scottish Socialist Party which would, if put into practice, make the break with the Socialist Party of Peter Taaffe complete


16 Apr 1998

Party notes

Westminster parliament maintains its rule

24 Jul 1997

Rosie Kane, co-chair of the Scottish Socialist Alliance, gave the following speech in a personal capacity at the campaign launch. She was the SSA’s candidate in the election for Rutherglen and is a prominent anti-roads protester and environmentalist in Glasgow