Leicester Socialist Workers Party

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Syriza in Greece, Podemos in Spain – What Would a Socialist government Look Like?

With the recently elected Syriza government in Greece being held to ransom by European banks, and the massive gains made by parties affiliated to Podemos in Spain recently, the left … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Leicester Activists protest against the Azure Card

Yesterday, activists from Leicester Civil Rights Movement and City of Sanctuary leafleted outside Sainsburys on Humberstone Gate in protest at the Azure Card Scheme. Asylum seekers are forced to use … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Scrap the Azure Card – protest this Thursday

Leicester Civil Rights Movement have called a protest outside Sainsburys on Humberstone Gate, Leicester this Thursday (28th May), 6.30pm calling for the Azure Card scheme to be scrapped. Asylum seekers have to use … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fighting Racism & Austerity – Where Next After The Elections?

Leicester SWP are holding a public meeting on Wednesday 20 May, 7pm at the Adult Education Centre – ‘Fighting Racism & Austerity – Where Next After The Elections?’. Mainstream politics … Continue reading

May 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Meeting: Socialists and the Elections

This Wednesday the SWP in Leicester are hosting a meeting about Socialists and the election. The upcoming general election raises several important questions for Socialists. Obviously we want to get … Continue reading

April 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Stand Up To UKIP – Public Meeting this Wednesday

The Stand Up To UKIP campaign is holding a public meeting this Wednesday (4 March), 7pm at the Highfields Centre, Melbourne Road, Leicester. Speakers include local TUSC councillor Wayne Naylor, BFAWU officer … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bakers Union Rises to the Challenge in Coalville

Over 20 people attended a meeting of the Bakers Food and Allied Workers Union was held on Sunday in Leicester. The meeting was part of a recruitment drive of migrant … Continue reading

February 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Students and Workers Unite and Fight in Leicester

Yesterday, students from Leicester universities and colleges demonstrated for free education. The march from Victoria Park to the Clock Tower was lively and determined. Councillor Wayne Naylor from the Trade … Continue reading

February 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Leicester students plan march for free education

From Leicester march for free education Facebook page People and activists across Leicester will be coming together to march for free education on Saturday the 31st of January. The fight … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cllr Wayne Naylor: Unite to Build a New Left Party

Reproduced from a letter to Socialist Worker from Leicester anti-cuts councillor Wayne Naylor: I agree with the Socialist Workers Party (SWP) that there needs to be a new “left of Labour” … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

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