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After darkness, light

Tom Miller reflects on the reasons for defeat and identifies seeds for renewal

Regroup and learn the lessons

Sam Tarry MP on threats and challenges facing the Labour movement

No more Labour red walls?

Polarisation into Brexit and Remain broke Labour’s coalition says, Mary Southcott. Now we need a constitutional convention and PR to reassemble common ground

Spanish Socialists walking a tightrope

Brian O’Leary reports on a narrow victory for Spain’s Socialist Party with separatist and economic challenges facing the coalition

Long haul for Labour

Labour suffered a heavy defeat on 12th December. Identifying the reasons for failure to unseat a Tory government presiding over nine years of austerity will rightly occupy some time.

Retrospect and prospects

In anger as well as sadness Duncan Bowie reflects on failure and lost opportunities

After the deluge

Don Flynn assesses the Corbyn legacy