Local authority elections took place in most parts of England on 2 May.
We contested 30 seats. In general our votes increased [see table below].
By comparison, we received more than double the average Socialist
On Saturday December 1, 2001 the Socialist Alliance (SA) held a national
conference to agree a new constitution. The SA was founded by ourselves
and others in the mid 90s with the aim of bringing together different
socialist organisations and individuals on the basis of the maximum
possible principled unity, whilst at...
DURING PEACEFUL protests last year on May Day in London, the
Metropolitan police at Oxford Circus penned thousands of people in, for
several hours. Two of those held are to sue the police for wrongful
detention. One of them, Lois Austin, a leading member of the Socialist
Party (CWI section in England and Wales), was...