21/09/2015 by socialistfight
Steve White resigns from the Socialist Party/CWI. I originally credited Bruce Wallace with this post, for which I apologise. Below is the comment from Steve White, which sets matter right.
Please note this blog refers to the resignation of myself, Steve White, and not Bruce Wallace. Bruce is suspended from the CWI but has no plans to resign. I, Steve White, am however a supporter of Marxist World. Could you please correct your post accordingly? Many thanks, Steve
For approximately 4 years I have been an active and committed member of the Committee for a Workers International (CWI), an international “revolutionary” Trotskyist organisation, represented in England and Wales by the Socialist Party.
When I first joined I was full of enthusiasm for the party. So much so in fact that I became a Branch Secretary and a member of the Regional Committee. During my time as a member, I rarely missed a Saturday stall and was proud that in one quarter Northampton topped the Fighting Fund league. I was also very active in my union, Unite, putting forward the SP position and raising donations for the SP-led organisations, Youth Fight For Jobs, the National Shop Stewards Network (including successfully moving a motion for our branch to affiliate) and for 3 years obtaining quarter or half-page May Day solidarity greetings in The Socialist at around £300 each. I even argued…
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