Monthly Archives: May 2013

Socialist Party meeting – The General Strike – the most powerful weapon of the working class – in history and today – Wednesday 5th June, 7.30 pm at The Exchange, Stroud

General strikes bring capitalist economies to a halt and demonstrate that no profit can be made without the working class – the real wealth creators! They are hugely feared by the ruling class who do everything they can to prevent such shows of solidarity. This meeting will examine the role of the general strike in […]

Socialist Party meeting – South Africa – from Apartheid to the Marikana massacre – Wednesday 29 May, 7.30pm at Barton & Tredworth Community Centre, Gloucester

The significance of the miners’ struggle & independent unions in South Africa.  Venue: Barton & Tredworth Community Centre, 199 Barton St, Gloucester

Socialist Party meeting – INTRODUCTION to the SOCIALIST PARTY – Wednesday 22 May, 7.30pm at The Exchange, Stroud

INTRODUCTION to the SOCIALIST PARTY. This week`s meeting will explore the fundamentals of the Socialist Party: What kind of organisation is the Socialist Party, what does it stand for, how is it organised?

Two meetings this week – Gloucester on Wednesday 15 May, Stroud on Thursday 16 May

Gloucestershire Socialist Party is holding two meetings this week, details of each are given below. Gloucester meeting Wednesday 15 May, 7.30 p.m. How can we build the Socialist Party? Venue: Barton & Tredworth Community Centre, 199 Barton St, Gloucester Stroud meeting Thursday 16 May, 7.30 p.m. Introduction to Marxism – what is dialectical materialism? Venue: […]

Meeting – “Was Marx right?” – Wednesday May 8th

At this week`s meeting Robin Clapp (South West Regional Organiser for the Socialist Party) will be speaking about the current crisis of capitalism. As a side-effect of the financial crisis, more and more people are starting to think Karl Marx was right. The great 19th Century German philosopher, economist and revolutionary believed that capitalism was […]