The Rightwing and the liberals are intent to project their agendas during Brexit negotiations, but we need to campaign for a People's Brexit to push forward & win progressive demands & solutions to the Capitalist crisis.
Professor Charles Woolfson, respected academic and Communist who lived and worked in the Baltic Republics for some ten years, guides us through the descent of these republics into economic and political chaos through the giant Neo-liberal experiment.
The Baltic States were guinea pigs in a rampant free market & great Neo-liberal experiment, and they are the ones, sadly & ironically, who are paying the highest price for it.
Recorded late 2009 in Glasgow, Scotland.
The organised labour & trade union movement has a strong history in Scotland. Class politics was what gave the movement that strength, and class politics remains the key to rebuilding an effective fightback against Austerity, whether is comes from the government in Westminster or Holyrood or the powerful pro-business EU.
Video of a very successful public meeting held in Glasgow City Centre to discuss & examine the advancing Socialism after the EU Referendum.
Tam Kirby from the Communist Party and Vince Mills from the Labour Party Campaign for Socialism were our speakers, chaired by Sandra Trotter of the Communist Party Fife Branch & UNISON trade union activist.
Recorded on Wednesday, 6 July 2016 in Glasgow.
In the run-up to the British EU Referendum in 2016, the media reports almost exclusively on virulently rightwing voices & the topics they bring up on the EU debate. The Communist Party believes that we must clearly make Left arguments against the European Union, that it is at it's very core an unreformable anti-working class & anti-socialist club for big business control of workers.
No2EU held a packed meeting of activists and trade unionists from most of the major unions to hear how the EU as a neo-liberal project is harming ordinary workers in enshrining privatisation of public services and ensuring that big business & the rich benefit. Recorded in Glasgow in 2014.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a comprehensive free trade and investment treaty currently being negotiated – in secret – between the European Union and the USA. As officials from both sides acknowledge, the main goal of TTIP is to remove regulatory ‘barriers’ which restrict the potential profits to be made by transnational corporations on both sides of the Atlantic.
Recorded 2014 in Glasgow.
"The Greek crisis is a crisis of monopoly Capitalism"
Comrade Ioli Gkouma representing the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) addressed Scottish communists in a public meeting held in the Party offices in Glasgow, Monday, 4 May 2015.
In it she detailed the Greek situation under EU Capitalist austerity, the analysis of the KKE & why SYRIZA (the current governing Party) was offering false slogans & solutions.
1 Outside the EU, Britain would be isolated and lose its influence.
Most of the world is outside the EU, including six of the world’s 10 biggest economies. Britain, the ﬁfth biggest, would make that seven.
1. It’s a big business club.
The EU and its forerunners (the European Coal and Steel Community and the European Economic Community) were designed to rebuild the big capitalist corporations in Western Europe after World War Two, within a single market without barriers to trade and takeovers, behind a tariﬀ wall against imports.