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SWP: Expelled before conference begins
international | rights, freedoms and repression | other press Déardaoin Eanáir 03, 2013 13:08 by Peter Manson
Once more the SWP central committee has acted to silence critics and cut off debate,
How the SWP Junta treat their members with contempt. Peter Manson writes on how dissidents are treated.
The four expelled members are Paris Thompson (Leeds), Tim Nelson (Bristol), Charlotte Bence (London) and Adam Marks (London) - the first two had contributions published in the Internal Bulletins, as the documents are known. Ironically, temporary factions are permitted during the three-month pre-conference period and we are in such a period right now (the 2013 SWP conference will be held in London over the weekend of January 4-6). But the SWP constitution stipulates that the central committee must be notified of their formation in a document signed by “at least 30 members of the party”.