Tag archive for ‘Labour’
By admin On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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Angela Rayner: Labour can win another landslide if it listens to trade unions

Angela Rayner has claimed her party lost its trade union roots and must re-gain them if it is to win a landslide election victory like it did in 1997. The deputy Labour Party leader told the Trade Union Congress’s More...

By admin On Monday, July 6th, 2020
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Labour double trouble: Starmer mocked for ‘unconscious bias’ training remark over BLM, while MP embroiled in anti-Semitism storm

Labour leader Keir Starmer is being accused of “virtue signalling” after saying he will undergo ‘unconscious bias’ training over BLM remarks he made – another party bias scandal as a shadow minister is More...

By admin On Sunday, July 5th, 2020
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Starmer is moving Labour to the right “brutally and rapidly”: a Labour branch secretary’s resignation statement

Socialists should focus their energies on building the extra-parliamentary left, argues Terina Hine in her statement resigning as Cities of London and Westminster CLP secretary Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2020
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‘Good on rhetoric, not on governance’: Labour leader Starmer says coronavirus inquiry into BoJo is ‘inevitable’

The UK’s opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer launched a broadside against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, criticizing his coronavirus response as “slow,” adding that “an inquiry is inevitable.” Starmer’s More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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Starmer takes Labour right: It’s time for an extra-parliamentary left

The fight is on, but it isn’t going to be fought in the Labour Party Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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Local lockdowns could stretch on for months without enough funding for councils, Labour warns

LABOUR sounded the alarm today over fears that councils will be unable to safely lift Leicester-style local coronavirus lockdowns for months on end due to lack of cash and resources. Sir Keir Starmer warned that More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Lib Dems should outflank Labour on climate change

The Liberal Democrat leadership election has been largely focused around disagreements about how the party should position itself in relation to Labour. Despite five-years in coalition with the Conservatives, the More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Why Labour members must demand digital democracy and online meetings

After three months of lockdown, Labour members are beginning to question why the party has failed to adapt to the new conditions imposed by the pandemic. The party has rightly suspended all physical CLP and branch More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Labour calls for mental healthcare for carers

Dr Rosina Allin-Khan MP, Labour’s Shadow Mental Health Minister has called for a new package of measures to support the mental health of over 3 million people working in the health and care sector. According More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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BoJo ‘asleep at the wheel’ on coronavirus crisis, says Labour leader Starmer, challenging UK PM to press-ups contest

Labour leader Keir Starmer has taken a shot at Boris Johnson’s recent attempt to prove his fitness levels, suggesting the two could face-off in a press-ups challenge. He also blasted the PM’s handling of the More...