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Submitted by cathy n on 14 July, 2017 - 3:19 Author: Workers' Liberty

Our website is a wonderful resource. Did you know it has over 30,000 articles covering a variety of topics and over two centuries of the socialist movement.

But if you've had a good look at this site you will be forgiven for thinking the site needs a make over! Help us raise the funds to employ professional skills to give the site a modern design, make it mobile-friendly, easier to read and use, fully searchable, with a better-organised archive and an improved forum for debate.

The left in disarray

Submitted by Gemma_S on 17 January, 2017 - 11:58
The left in disarray

The left needs to emerge from defining itself primarily in a negative and reactive way, and rediscover what, positively, the real left must be for. A companion volume, by Sean Matgamna, to Can Socialism Make Sense?. Published June 2017.

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Can socialism make sense?

Submitted by martin on 25 April, 2016 - 5:03

A book from Workers’ Liberty which makes the case for socialism. In a time when socialism is the most searched word on the Merriam-Webster dictionary website, more and more people call themselves socialists, and a self-confessed socialist is leader of the Labour Party, this book explores what socialism means, whether it can rise again, how, and why.

It answers questions such as: What about Stalin? Are revolutions democratic? How can we have a planned economy? and is socialism still relevant?

Nationalise the Big Six! Campaign launch

Submitted by SJW on 22 February, 2017 - 6:59
Nationalise the Big Six!

The Big Six -- British Gas, EDF, npower, E.ON, Scottish Power and SSE -- currently profit from contributing to catastrophic climate change while making us pay extotrionate energy bills (or freeze to avoid the costs).

Nationalisation of their operations offers a way to radically reduce the burning of fossil fuels, to support workers in the transition to renewable energy, and to stop rip-off energy bills.

Transform the labour movement!

Submitted by AWL on 13 June, 2016 - 7:14

This 20-page pamphlet from Workers' Liberty, published in its second edition (September 2016) with new material from after the EU referendum and the coup in the Labour Party, sets out ideas and perspectives for transforming the labour movement to make it an effective force for working-class self-assertion.


"The left-wing surge which has shaken the Labour Party means an opportunity to revive the socialist left and begin to make serious headway reviving the labour movement.