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Why I joined the Socialist Party

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Socialist Party News March 14, 2014 at 1:32 pm

Two high school students explain why they joined the Socialist Party From a fairly young age, I considered myself to be passionate about environmental and social issues. Like most students, I learned about climate change and extreme international poverty in early secondary school, and it was clear to me that [...]

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Socialism 2013: Inspiring and informative

Socialism 2013: Inspiring and informative

Socialist Party News November 1, 2013 at 11:37 am

In early October the Socialist Party held its annual Socialism event in Melbourne. With guest speakers via video link from across the world, we gained a greater insight into international developments and how our sister organisations across the globe have intervened in local issues to great effect. By Simone Howard, [...]

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Socialism 2013 event in Melbourne this weekend!

Socialism 2013 event in Melbourne this weekend!

Socialist Party News October 2, 2013 at 10:36 am

Socialism 2013: Global crisis, global resistance A weekend of discussion and debate with leaders of struggle from around the world Agenda Friday October 4, 7.00pm: A world in crisis and revolt: From Europe to the US Panel including live video link with Paul Murphy, socialist Member of the European Parliament [...]

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Why I joined the Socialist Party

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Socialist Party News September 16, 2013 at 4:19 pm

Two new members of the Socialist Party explain why they joined. There are many reasons I could give as to why I believe that socialism is better than capitalism. I was raised in a family that cared about politics. I grew up in a working class area in France with [...]

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Why I joined the Socialist Party

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Socialist Party News May 7, 2013 at 10:56 am

By Brandon Chant I decided to join the Socialist Party because I wanted to become more politically active amongst like-minded people. My view is that Australia’s liberal democracy has failed in all aspects of life – environmentally, socially and economically. It is clear that none of the major parties are [...]

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Successful 2013 SP National Conference

Successful 2013 SP National Conference

Socialist Party News May 1, 2013 at 12:45 pm

The Socialist Party held its annual National Conference over April 12, 13 and 14 in Melbourne. The Conference analysed the political situation internationally as well as in the region and nationally. Delegates from different parts of the country participated as well as a guest from New Zealand. By David Suter, [...]

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Why I joined the Socialist Party

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Socialist Party News March 21, 2013 at 2:58 pm

Like most, I’ve done many jobs I hate and always felt a strong sense of alienation at work. Why is my boss yelling at me for making a mistake? Why am I being disciplined for complaining that my team is suddenly forced to do the work of another highly paid [...]

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Why I joined the Socialist Party

Why I joined the Socialist Party

Socialist Party News February 4, 2013 at 12:40 pm

Two new members explain why they joined SP The reason I joined the Socialist Party is simple: I am absolutely fed up with the increasing divide between rich and poor and the cycle of oppression that comes with it. More importantly I want to be a part of an organisation [...]

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Genuine ‘Left unity’ requires genuine debate

Genuine ‘Left unity’ requires genuine debate

Socialist Party News January 15, 2013 at 9:29 am

Below we publish some correspondence between ourselves and Socialist Alternative on the question of Left unity. Letter from the Socialist Party to Socialist Alternative re: Marxism 2013 Sent January 15, 2013 Dear Vashti and comrades from Socialist Alternative, We are disappointed that you have decided to decline our offer to [...]

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Successful Socialism 2012 conference held in Melbourne

Successful Socialism 2012 conference held in Melbourne

Socialist Party News November 20, 2012 at 1:16 pm

In October the Socialist Party held it’s annual ‘Socialism’ event over two days in Melbourne. A number of sessions were held exploring the political and economic situation in Australia and worldwide. The opening session focused on the world economic situation and the increasing tensions between the US and China. David [...]

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