Socialist Democracy Group

sd1The Socialist Democracy Group was formed in late 1998 by Phil Hearse and a small number of comrades who left Militant Labour. Shortly afterwards they were joined by another small group who had recently left the International Socialist Group / Socialist Outlook.

In 2002, it merged into the Socialist Solidarity Network which was itself derived from a split from the Socialist Party / Militant.

Socialist Democracy was an early proponent of the idea of building broad class-struggle parties of the left and it was a strong supporter of the Scottish Socialist Party and the Socialist Alliance.

Nine issues of the journal Socialist Democracy were published, all of which can be found here.

Socialist Democracy files

For a critical discussion of the Socialist Democracy Group, at its founding, see the article by Charli Langford in Workers Action no1

 

 

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