Tag archive for ‘Labour’
By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
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By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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New left-wing Labour MPs set a militant example to follow

The election defeat was a devastating blow to Labour activists and to millions of workers in Britain. However, there is a ray of hope shining through the darkness and despair. The new contingent of Labour MPs More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Salma Yaqoob: Whitewall will not be able to ignore me as Labour Mayor for the West Midlands

The West Midlands Mayoral election in May can be the start of the progressive fightback after December’s General Election disaster. In my two decades of public life I have always strived to bring people together More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Our local Labour Party’s boxing exchange programme was socialism in action

Why did a local Labour Party in south-west London organise for a boxing club in Hull to visit their local boxing club? Because it’s socialism in action, as organisers Martin Ellis and Conor Bollins explain. Labour’s More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Jess Phillips “highly unlikely” to make it onto Labour leadership ballot after major union refuses to support her

Jess Phillips’ bid to become the next Labour leader is looking increasingly likely to fall before the final hurdle after a major union refused to throw its weight behind her campaign. As well as receiving More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Why the Labour Party and Unions Need to Get Serious About News

Britain’s press has been partisan since the arrival of mass democracy. Inevitably this has benefited conservative politics, with one historian noting how the press barons were happy to use their papers as “instruments More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Bridget Phillipson MP calls for Labour to drop nostalgia

Speaking at the What Next for Labour? conference hosted by the Mile End Institute, MP Bridget Phillipson called for Labour to change its language and approach to the electorate. “I like the old posters and More...

By admin On Sunday, January 19th, 2020
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‘Already had a useless female PM’: Twitter groans as MP tells men to ‘pass the mic’ to female Labour leader

Twitter has not taken kindly to a suggestion by Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips that men should “pass the mic” and elect a woman to the party’s top job, with Piers Morgan among many who slammed her More...

By admin On Sunday, January 19th, 2020
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If Labour wants to win back the working class, it has to reject Keir Starmer

Starmer’s record, especially in the last 4 years under Corbyn’s leadership, shows he’s no friend of the left, argues Reuben Bard-Rosenberg Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Sunday, January 19th, 2020
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Syria’s Assad raises penalty on foreign-currency use to seven years hard labour

Syria’s Assad raises penalty on foreign-currency use to seven years hard labour Syrian pound has dropped to 1,200 to dollar on black market in recent weeks, despite official exchange rate fixed More...