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Dave Lister

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Dave Lister is an ex-teacher, trade union activist and governor support officer. He is a member of Brent CLP and Chartist EB.

For a non-toxic Labour Party

Dave Lister argues for a more tolerant and civil party culture Talking to people from across the country, it is clear that a toxic atmosphere...

Wanted: a profound shift in how we run, fund and judge

While parents fund-raise for resources and headteachers take to the streets in protest at government cuts, Dave Lister finds Melissa Benn outlines a strong...

Gove’s rotten legacy

Dave Lister on why the Academy project is floundering  The Tories’ reverses in this year’s general election spelt an end to their plans for wholesale...

Report: LABOUR CONFERENCE 2016

Jeremy Corbyn got a bigger and renewed mandate. How did conference respond? David Lister reports on Corbyn’s speech, mixed messages and unity calls   I attended...