Come and discuss with us
The Chesterfield Socialist Party meets upstairs at the Chesterfield Alehouse, 37 West Bars, S40 1AG on most Monday evenings. Meetings start at 7.30pm.
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Join us at our next meeting
MONDAY 9TH OCTOBER
37 WEST BARS
The struggle for socialism in Britain
Our weekly meetings discuss the current political situation in Britain and internationally and how ordinary working people can intervene to help change the world.
However, we also look at historical events to learn the lessons from the past and understand their relevance today.
All our meetings are open to those who wish to understand more about socialism or get involved.
Monday 23rd October
THE CONTINUING STRUGGLE FOR ABORTION RIGHTS
Fifty years ago, abortion was legalised in England, Scotland and Wales yet workers worldwide are still having to fight UK for safe abortion rights elsewhere. We take a look at the struggle with particular emphasis on Ireland.
Monday 13th November
THE BOLSHEVIKS TAKE THE POWER - WILL SOCIALISM BE CONSTRUCTED?
The second of our two special discussions looks at the overthrow of the provisional government and the coming to power of the Bolsheviks, insistent on a socialist transportation of society. What was achieved? What happened in the next few years?
Monday 4th December
THE FIGHT FOR THE WELFARE STATE
Seventy five years ago, the Beveridge Report, which unveiled plans for the welfare state, including the NHS, was published by the government. How did this come about and what can we do to prevent its complete erosion?