Socialist Party of Great Britain
Years Active:1904
Place:Britain
Documents in Archive:2
International Affiliation:World Socialist Movement (1904)
Related Organisations: World Socialist Party, Socialist Party of Ireland [1949]
Related Collection:The British Left on Ireland
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The Socialist Party of Great Britain (SPGB) is the second-oldest extant political party in the UK and is regarded as within the impossibilist tradition. It is best known for its advocacy of using the ballot box for revolutionary purposes; opposition to reformism; and its early adoption of the theory of state capitalism to describe the Soviet Union.

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VIAF125497449 
Websitewww.worldsocialism.org 
WikipediaSocialist Party of Great Britain 

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External Resources

Socialist Standard Archive

Socialist Standard archive

Full archive of Socialist Standard, which has been published by the SPGB since 1904.


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  • vincent maratty

    SPGB is not Left

    By: vincent maratty | 17th September 2022, 1:10pm

    The SPGB opposes the Left. As its Declaration of Principles declare war on all parties including working class Parties.

    1. The Socialist Party of Great Britain, therefore, enters the field of political action determined to wage war against all other political parties, whether alleged labour or avowedly capitalist.....

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