UK disabled people face human catastrophe

UK disabled people face human catastrophe

  Miro Griffiths explains the need for a socially just welfare system. The UK government did not react with horror following the concluding observations from…

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Haringey – the first ‘Corbyn Council’?

Haringey – the first ‘Corbyn Council’?

  Now the dust has settled, it looks like Haringey’s new council in May will have a majority of councillors from the left, with a…

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Remain, Reform, Rebuild: the 3R strategy for Labour on Brexit

Remain, Reform, Rebuild: the 3R strategy for Labour on Brexit

Remain, Reform, Rebuild: the 3R strategy for Labour on Brexit Labour will have to sort the Tory Brexit mess by committing to the 3R strategy…

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Carillion crash and capitalist fairy tales

Carillion crash and capitalist fairy tales

As Carillion, Capita, Virgin Trains and others hit the buffers Bryn Jones makes the case for ‘re-sourcing’ public sector outsourcing The collapse of the PFI-peddling…

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No-Go mosques

No-Go mosques

Anita Nayyer on why the British  Muslim debate about women in mosques is relevant to everyone Picture this mosque: Men and women flow in and out…

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Editorial 290 Sinking Brexit plans & preparing for power 

Editorial 290 Sinking Brexit plans & preparing for power 

Theresa May’s government ended 2017 with three Cabinet resignations (Priti Patel, Michael Fallon and Damian Green) and a parliamentary defeat. It is a government mired in Brexit negotiations…

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Help Jeremy Corbyn build a country for the many not the few

Help Jeremy Corbyn build a country for the many not the few

Democratic socialism puts people in charge. The democracy review Jeremy Corbyn has launched gives our party the opportunity to see our principles in action by transforming…

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Globalist left have it back to front 

Globalist left have it back to front 

Transnational Companies can be compared to a tree: they have extensive branches everywhere, but their roots are firmly based at National HQ.  One of the contemporary clichés in the current discussion…

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Miliband as new flag bearer?

Miliband as new flag bearer?

Trevor Fisher reflects on the Labour Co-ordinating Committee and possible successors The 2015 election marked the death knell of the old Right of the Labour…

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Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the headquarters of Facebook

Saudi Arabia mayhem or democracy?

  Muddasser Ahmed asks whether the young leader is ushering in a Saudi  Arab Spring  “This is the Saudi Arab Spring” said a well-connected Riyadh socialite to me last December in a private…

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Mike Davies & Bryn Jones @ #NewEconomics conference

Mike Davies & Bryn Jones @ #NewEconomics conference

The Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell, is convening a series of public events to broaden the debate around economics in Britain. A range of experts will…

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