Years Active:19761978
Other Names:Irish Committee for a Socialist Programme  (19761977)
Documents in Archive:3
Publications:Independent Socialist
Emerged/Split from:Irish Republican Socialist Party
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The Independent Socialist Party was established as a split from the IRSP. It sought a greater emphasis on socialist politics. Initially called the Irish Committee for a Socialist Programme, it became the Independent Socialist Party in 1977. It’s membership included Bernadette McAlliskey. After unsuccessful fusion talks with the Socialist Workers’ Movement in 1978 it disbanded.


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