Revolution explained: 2. Socialism

November 13th, 2019045 What is Socialism? The piece “1. Capitalism”, talks about what capitalism is, which is a system of production for profit and a set of ideas which calls for the...

Revolution explained: 1. Capitalism

November 13th, 2019071 What is Capitalism? Capitalism runs our economy and societies, it controls the economy based on private profit, that is big businesses and companies are owned and...

The Socialist Party and Labour

July 15th, 20180109 In the local elections, Trade Union and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) stood 100 candidates, far fewer than in previous years. The Socialist Party stood in order to argue...

200 years since Karl Marx’s birth

May 18th, 20180102 On 5 May 1818 Karl Marx was born in Trier, Germany. He is undoubtedly one of greatest influences in the history of the nineteenth, twentieth and twentieth-first...

Socialism or war and capitalist decay

April 1st, 2018096 We are publishing this text from an unpublished book War, Imperialism and Socialism by Bill Hunter because yet again the question of capitalist decay is posed in...

Thatcher’s Schooling

February 14th, 2016055 Introduction Thatcher is proclaimed to be a self-made politician but her ideas, policies and strategies were developed over many decades. Friedrich Hayek inspired...

Bill Hunter - 1920 - 2015

February 14th, 20160104 “To celebrate as a Trotskyist is the biggest thing I have...” speaking at an International Socialist League meeting in May 2010. Bill was born in 1920, into a...