What does the Labour Leadership Election tell us? By John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer [continue...]
Michael Robert’s new book, The Long Depression is being officially launched
at Bookmarks bookshop, 1, Bloomsbury Street, London WC1B 3QE. [continue...]
Sounds familiar? Labour in the 1980s
Excerpts from Defeat from the Jaws of Victory
by Richard Heffernan and Mike Marqusee (Verso Books, 1992)
The late Mike Marqusee was for many years editor of Labour Briefing [continue...]
The Leadership Election and Party Democracy The High Court has ruled today that the decision of the Labour Party’s NEC to rule out 120,000 – 150,000 members from voting in the leadership election because they joined after Jan 12th is wrong and should be reversed. This is a victory for Party democracy. Unfortunately ‘the Labour Party’ (the NEC, though its members haven’t been consulted) wants to appeal against the decision. [continue...]
Solidarity with the Homerton Workers!
Kick the privateers out of the NHS! [continue...]
Want Labour to win an election? Here’s why not to vote Owen Smith Michael Calderbank, Secretary Brent Central CLP explains why not [continue...]
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