Anna Kingsford

SHS member Deborah Lavin will be one of the speakers at a day-long conference on Anna Kingsford (1846-1888) who is described as a “neglected figure in western esotericism who inspired individuals and organisations in many fields“.
Saturday 17th February 2018, 10am – 6pm.50 Gloucester Place, London, W1E 8UA. Read on ...

SHS 2018 Meetings

Billy Strachan 1920­1998 RAF Officer, Communist, Civil Rights Pioneer, Leg­al Administrator, Internationalist and above all Caribbean Man
Speaker David Horsley
David is a retired teacher who worked for thirty years in Lambeth and Jamaica. He is a member of Caribbean Labour Solid­arity, and Cuba Solidarity Campaign with a particular Read on ...

Remembering Bill Pelz

by Patrick Quinn and Eric Shuster

            Bill Pelz, a well-known socialist activist and prolific scholar in the field of European and comparative Labor History died at the age of 66 in Chicago on Sunday, December 10, 2017, following a heart attack.  Bill was born into a working class family Read on ...

Communism and Democracy: history, debates and potentials

Join Mike Makin-Waite (author, Communism and Democracy) and Bea Campbell (journalist, broadcaster and author of many books) in conversation with Sally Davison (editorial team Soundings / Lawrence and Wishart)

Thursday 25 January 2018 7.00 pm
Marx Memorial Library,
37a Clerkenwell Green , London, EC1R 0DU
(Farringdon Underground Station) Read on ...