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Socialist Democracy Election Analysis - June 2014
Contents
Euro elections signal new offensive by the right
Northern elections see advances for Unionist far right
Ireland South: Can a “left“ vote shield against austerity? 
Europe: Rise of the right-wing parties 
Misplaced optimism from the socialists: No room for complacency 







Socialist Democracy Bulletin - May/June 2014
Contents
After the elections 
Water: a sustainable resource, based on our needs
Argentine socialist speaks in Belfast, Dublin
The GAA and Sky: the gombeen capitalists break
the link with their supporters
Nationalist Ireland's dead and gone: Kow-towing to the
Queen
How real is the recovery?
Judge rules against police collusion in the North
The left, elections and the logic of reformism
An Lá Dearg: A bad day for Sinn Fein
Socialist Education: Revolutionaries and Elections
No more Mr Nice guy: Adams arrest follows British 
policy shift





Socialist Democracy Bulletin - February 2014
Contents
Ireland's new "independence:" An avalanche of corruption
Wanted: A Socialist opposition
A programme for the workers
Why did Haass Fail?
Forbes magazine gives Ireland A+ report on exiting 
the Troika
Latvia: End point in the race to the bottom?
Nelson Mandela: The limits of nationalism                            
Socialist Education: Imperialism
A fake ideology of water privatisation
Haass: Nationalists capitulate to sectarian reaction
Workers demand housing, civil rights
 



Socialist Democracy Bulletin - November 2013
Contents
Our 7th Austerity budget - The wages of collusion
Budget 2014  - A budget of smoke and mirrors, 
advancing an agenda of barbarism
Hurrah!  Another Northern investment conference
Shameless! Social partners lock-out offensive on bus workers
Time to change direction!
The Bank Bailout and the case for a workers' enquiry
"Scissors" of collaboration, emergency powers aimed at 
rebellious teachers
Fundamentalism, discrimination and bigotry - the DUP 
run riot again
Socialist Education:  Socialism and Democracy
DUP bigots move to restrict abortion rights
Crisis. What Crisis? Sinn Fein faced down by 
British, unionists




Socialist Democracy Bulletin - August 2013
Contents
Anglo tapes: What a parcel of rogues in a nation!
The Orange violence has stopped
The Labour Crisis
Red Sky at night... The triumph of sectarian corruption 
ICTU: Banker's crimes are "boorish behaviour"
Abortion legislation - a setback for women's rights
Socialist Education: Socialism and Feminism   














Socialist Democracy Bulletin - June 2013
Contents
G8: They’re Here... And they mean us harm
Ireland: A country  dominated by imperialism
Common sense myths of capitalist consciousness 
From Protest to Resistance











Socialist Democracy Bulletin - May 2013
Contents
1913 – 2013  Unfinished Business?
Workers reject Croke Park II
Abortion in Ireland: illusion of reform
A Bankrupt Leadership
Jerry Hicks vote in UNITE: A victory for the grassroots!  






Socialist Democracy Bulletin - Mar/April 2013
Contents
The great betrayal! 
Major setbacks for the Irish socialist movement 
The Irish Socialist Movement Doctors or gravediggers?
Anglo "deal" means  more debt and austerity
Croke Park II Building a real fightback
Orange and Green bigots unite in opposition to Marie 
Stopes clinic
Magdalene: When "Sorry" isn't anywhere near enough
The right to choose. Socialism and women's rights in Ireland
Socialist Education: The theory of the United Front
The Orange monster rises again






Socialist Democracy Bulletin - Nov 2012
Contents
Do we protest?  Or ...  Do we  fight?
Budget 2013  A future of Austerity
Europe sinks deeper into recession
Marching behind Jack
Apple’s 2% bite
“We have heartbeats too!"





Socialist Democracy Bulletin - Oct/Nov 2012
Contents
Wolves in the city
South Africa: Miners' revolt rocks ANC
Croke Park Part Two
In Defence of Julian Assange and WikiLeaks
Socialist Party: A leadership found wanting
The ECB's big bazooka
IMF plans for intensified austerity
Coalition, social partners unite to impose the IMF agenda 
The Wallace test
Suicide of the socialists
Where do we go  from here?
The Marxist view on tax 
Assembly economic strategy in meltdown
The Challenge of Reformism
Covenant marches promise endless sectarianism





Socialist Democracy Bulletin - July/August 2012
Contents
Austerity Pact We Fight on!
Has the tide turned?
Austerity vote: Where now for the resistance?
Capital's dirty tricks
Barclays and the LIBOR lies
Eurocrisis:  Did Merkel blink?
"Victory" for  Hollande
Ireland's mini Hollande plan
A revolutionary perspective for Europe?
The Marxist theory of crisis
That handshake - and the nature of royalty
How did they get away with it? Unions boast of delivery 
of pay and conditions cut
Letter on Mayday
Girdwood Plan - sectarianism trumps social need


The Financial Stability Pact 
A New tyranny over Europe - May 2012
Contents
A crisis of capitalism, a threat to democracy
A dual crisis
A better, fairer way
Building Resistance
A genuine alternative

Socialist Democracy Bulletin - May/June 2012
Contents
Building a working class party
Household charge: Mobilising against austerity
Fiscal Stability Treaty: The socialist case for a no vote
Greece: The new tyranny

Socialist Democracy Bulletin - March/April 2012
Contents
Austerity Europe: The new tyranny
Household charges - Boycott the Bailout!
The new Northern state A stable solution?
The silent retreat of the ULA
That Miliband Moment
Fiscal Austerity Pact: A new European tyranny
The limits of Keynes
Free Marian Price!

 

 

Socialist Democracy Bulletin - Nov/Dec 2011
Contents
Introduction
Repudiate the Debt
British Government rejects Finucane inquiry
Birmingham conference marks new advance
for rank and file movement
Public Meeting:The Irish economy and the capitalist austerity

The Eurozone: too big to fail?
The class logic of Irish austerity
Discredited Ombudsman hangs on
ULA First National Conference
Trade Unions and revolution: The Leninist view
November 30th strike


Bankers  Bailed Out!  Workers Sold Out!
 - November 2009
Contents
Introduction
NAMA - we need to stop it 
Dublin teachers show the way

Health Bulletin No.1 - April 2008  
Contents       
Health Crisis - Build a National Conference! 
A strategy to win 
A trade union health warning  
A roadmap to victory 

 

Anti-War Bulletin No.4 - June 2004
Contents

Behind warmonger Bush: It's Bertie!

Iraq under occupation
The United Nations and Iraq
Tasks for the resistance

 
 

Anti-War Bulletin No.3 - April 2003
Contents

The meaning of the war
The international resistance

 
 

Anti-War Bulletin No.2 - March 2003
Contents

Questions and Answers on the War
 
 

Anti-War Bulletin No.1 - December 2002
Contents

Build opposition to imperialism
The New Imperialism
What kind of anti-war movement do we need?
related article:
US prepares for invasion of Iraq - 06/08/02

 
   
 

Special Bulletin on the Nice Treaty Referendum - May 2001
Contents

The Nice Treaty Referendum
No to a corporate Europe : For a Europe of Solidarity and Workers Rights
Our Alternative: A Worker’s Europe
Raytheon in "Star Wars" Deal

 

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