Socialism

Three days of workshops and panels, featuring local and international speakers. Online and in person at locations including Brisbane, Cairns, & Perth. Book tickets now!

Socialist Alliance candidates Andrew Chuter and Rachel Evans

Andrew Chuter and Rachel Evans will run for the Socialist Alliance (SA) in the next New South Wales Senate election, with further candidates to be announced. The two long-term community and union activists were pre-selected at SA’s state conference on October 2.

Ecosocialism 2021

Socialist Alliance is co-organising (with Green Left) the Ecosocialism 2021 conference on October 23-24.

Two new Cuba pamphlets

Two new PDF downloads are available on the SA website about Cuba.

May Day 2021: Vaccinate workers from savage capitalist virus

After more than a year of the COVID-19 pandemic, working people around the world have been suffering and victimized by the global capitalist system that failed to protect people’s lives and livelihood.

Some of the policies we are proposing that no other party is actively campaigning on include: land rights; net zero emissions within 10 years, bringing strategic monopolised sectors of the economy into democratic public ownership, restricting residential rent increases to the consumer price index, 30,000 new public housing dwellings in four years and; sustainable transport solutions as a better alternative to both Roe 8 and building an Outer Harbour.

Democratise the media, democratise big tech

The Facebook ban on Australian media sites is a demonstration of the power of the tech giants and a compelling illustration of why they need to be brought under democratic control.

Trump is the greater evil but both are stewards of the US empire

Biden’s narrow win provides only some relief from Trumpite racism and all its associated dangers, because his political approach differs little in substance (as opposed to style) from Trump, institutional racism remains.

Sue Bolton campaigning in 2016 to save Pentridge Prison's social heritage.

There has been a surge of support for socialist candidates in the Victorian local councils elections, with four socialists elected to three councils.

Online conference — October 24-25. Hosted by Green Left, with the support of the Socialist Alliance.

Postal ballots for the Victorian local government elections have started going out from the beginning of this week. We'd like to urge you to vote socialist if at all possible in your area and encourage your friends in Victoria to do likewise if you live interstate.

In collaboration with Resistance Books, Socialist Alliance has set up a new page on its website called PDFs for study & education

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