Some First Steps for Momentum’s Grassroots National Committee

21 April 2017

The General Election is Momentum’s chance to help Labour activists give our campaign the radical socialist and campaigning edge it needs to defeat the Tories.

We need to ensure Corbyn’s message is delivered on the doorstep by the hundreds of thousands of new members his policies have inspired to join and fight for real change.

Grassroots Momentum was set up to enable Labour Party members and supporters to combine our efforts and create a shared strategy to take the party forwards – in our communities, workplaces and trade unions.

That’s why this weekend’s National Committee needs to focus on delivering a democratic forum for activists to engage with the campaign as it unfolds and prepares the ground to make sure that whatever the result – Labour’s grassroots are well placed to step up the struggle for a democratic, socialist, and fighting Labour Party.

Concretely we propose that the NC should

Let’s seize this opportunity to break with the bad habits of the past and overcome the negativity by taking the offensive – against the Tories, the racists and the bosses, with a bold and ambitious campaign to build the fighting, socialist and internationalist party the working class needs and deserves.   


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