Keir Starmer and Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper are desperate not to be viewed as ‘soft on migrants’.
Great power rivalry is back. That means more wars, more coups — and an end to the farce of global cooperation on climate change. On the home front, a general election is a chance for workers to put our demands on the agenda.
Britain is a key link in Israel’s war machine, selling weapons, conducting research, and investing pension funds. It’s time to the break the link—no cooperation with occupation!
When Israel attacked Gaza following Hamas’ 7 October attack, Keir Starmer was quick to declare Labour’s ‘unconditional’ support for Israel’s ‘right to defend itself’.
Tories and Labour have moved into election mode.
Andy MacDonald, Labour MP for Middlesbrough, has been suspended for using the phrase.
Dozens of councillors have resigned, and Labour have tried to frame dissent as a 'Muslim issue'.
By Dave Stockton As we go to press, the Labour Party Conference is assembling in Liverpool. With its many fringe events it has been promoted as the largest such gathering in years. But it will be unlike the gatherings of social movement activists in the Corbyn years. The Guardian reported in September that a total […]
By KD Tait In early September Keir Starmer reshuffled the shadow cabinet ready for a general election campaign, stuffing it with Blairite hardliners, friends to big business and sworn enemies of the left. Just as the Tory conference marked the beginning of the struggle for the leadership of the Conservatives in the wake of an […]
It’s time for them to go.
Israel launches deadly raid into the occupied territories
After the local elections, Starmer's Labour looks set to enter government. With the parliamentary left defeated we must organise to force workers' demands onto their agenda
By Alex Rutherford WITH A new winter of discontent, rising prices, a growing strike wave and scandals ranging from tax penalties to kidnapped child refugees, it is no wonder that many commentators are predicting that Rishi Sunak’s career as Prime Minister may be a short one. From the perspective of the working class, the shorter […]
Members should boycott this fraudulent selection.
Labour’s lead has narrowed to just four points.
Four of the five candidates of the Centre Left Grassroots Alliance were elected to the NEC.
Dave Stocking Radical Lambeth: 1978-1991 by Simon Hannah
Boris Johnson's government suffered two significant by-election defeats on 23 June.
By Urte March VOTING IS open until 6 July in the Momentum leadership elections, with two slates—Your Momentum and Momentum Organisers—competing in a lifeless re-run of the 2020 contest. Your Momentum is a rebrand of the incumbent Forward Momentum grouping orienting itself towards social movements and community campaigns, while Momentum Organisers emphasises the need to […]
It will be up to the rank and file to lead the resistance.
Labour’s NEC has voted to proscribe three leftwing organisations.