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Defend Public Healthcare - Supplement

Ford is pushing for private healthcare in Ontario. This document looks at the history and methods of privatization and argues that we need to do away with capitalism if we are ever going to stop the privateers from trying to profit off of our healthcare. 

Don't deport Zain Haq

Don’t let the Liberals deport Zain Haq!

  • Add your name to the petition to the Prime Minister and Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Refugees: Stop Deportation of Student Activist Zain Haq

  • Help with Zain’s legal fees by contributing to the Go Fund Me page

  • Contact your MP and ask them to request the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Refugees  grant Zain’s appeal to stay in Canada on humanitarian and compassionate grounds.

If you want to get involved in the campaign to stop the deportation email the Vancouver branch of the IS and we’ll forward your email to Zain:


Placard: It's right to strike - Make the rich pay

Placard: It's right to strike - Make the rich pay

Support Ontario education workers!

$39K is not enough placard

Support Ontario education workers!

Ford Can Be Beaten Placard


No war in Ukraine! Canada out of NATO placard

No war in Ukraine! Canada out of NATO placard


Socialist Worker Fighting Fund 2021

Please donate to the SW fighting fund. 

Download the fund drive formto fill out and return to us. 

Socialist worker and socialist.caare anti-capitalist resources in the struggle to change the world from the bottom up. In the past year, we have covered the unprecedented crises facing our world: the continuing Covid pandemic, escalating climate catastrophe, and a widening economic disparity fueled by a system driven by profit. We have also covered struggles for a better world from movements on the streets to workers on picket lines.

Not only do we cover the fightbacks that mainstream media silences, we also want to build links and develop ideas and analysis needed to confront a system in crisis.

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Cancel Canada Day Supplement

Download the Cancel Canada Day supplement for July 1st events

Cancel Canada Day placard

A call has gone out by Idle No More for events on July 1st in solidarity with Indigenous people rather than the nationalistic Canada day events.

Download your "Topple Canada" placard here.

Postal Workers on Strike: The Need for a Rank and File Movement

This pamphlet by IS activist Philip Murton (1950-2020) was published in May 1979.

Contents: 1. The Assault on CUPW | 2. The Labour Bureaucracy | 3. The Socialist Alternative

Defund police supplement

Defund, Disarm, Disband - Abolish the racist police!

It's a poster and an article with the socialist case for disbanding the police.

Rent strike placard

Download the pacerd and stick it in the window and join the movement for a rent srike

Readings for Vancouver IS organizing meeting - 7:30PM, Tuesday, May 19

Vancouver International Socialists weekly organizing meeting

Join us on Tuesday May 19 at 7:30PM via Discord:

This week's meeting will include a discussion of Social Murder, the rush to return to work and campaigns against homelessness.

For background please read:

No, we will not die for their profits

Damning evidence of scale of black and Asian virus deaths

The Grenfell Tower fire is a symbol of a world built for the rich


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