Category Archives: Labour Party

Corbyn’s 7 Questions to Cameron

Jeremy Corbyn MP, Leader of the Labour Party, responding to the Prime Minister’s statement on Syria: “I would like to thank the Prime Minister for providing an advance copy of his remarks. After the despicable and horrific attacks in Paris … Continue reading

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Syria: LP resolution

Syria Emergency Motion at Labour Party Conference Conference notes the evidence of an increased Russian military build-up in Syria; the announcement of talks between US and Russian military leaders aimed at avoiding the risk of clashes in Syria on Friday, … Continue reading

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We have Momentum!

Jon Lansman reports on the launch of a new movement to advance Jeremy Corbyn’s agenda both within the Labour Party and beyond. When Jeremy Corbyn entered the race to be Labour’s leader, we didn’t expect to win. From the outset … Continue reading

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The chance of a lifetime

Matt Wrack, General Secretary of the Fire Brigades Union, describes Jeremy Corbyn’s election as Labour leader as a political earthquake. It gives us enormous opportunities, which won’t last forever, he warns If you are on the left, you would have … Continue reading

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Only the Beginning

Linda Clarke, Strathkelvin & Bearsden CLP,  urges us to organise, educate and democratise We are “collectively depressed” because we lost the 2015 General Election. That is the explanation given by many politicians and their media pundits as to why hundreds … Continue reading

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Unprecedented Opportunity

Mike Cowley, editor The Citizen, and member of Edinburgh North and Leith CLP, celebrates When Jeremy Corbyn announced his candidacy for Labour Party leader, few dared hope for much beyond the familiar task of coaxing the best out of circumstances … Continue reading

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SNP Worried

Lauren Gilmour reports On a wet September afternoon, socialists of all ages gathered in a Glasgow pub to watch the leadership election announcement. After riding high in opinion polls for weeks, being the only candidate to vote against the Tories’ … Continue reading

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There may be trouble ahead

We must liberate Corbyn from his PLP prison, argues Michael Calderbank, Brent Central CLP Tens of thousands of new affiliated and registered supporters have flocked to the Party to elect Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader. They were joined, significantly, by … Continue reading

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The Return of the Left

Twenty years ago a New Labour witch-hunt stopped Liz Davies from being a parliamentary candidate. Mike Phipps examines the legacy of that experience and asks Liz about the opportunities opening up with Jeremy Corbyn’s run for Labour leader. WHY IS … Continue reading

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Campaign Diary

So they think it’s just a load of adolescents? Well, here it is, the Diary of Jackie Walker, aged 61¼, one of thousands enthused by Jeremy Corbyn’s campaign for Leader. IT BEGAN WITH TALKING. Not just to friends but to … Continue reading

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