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Toppling the Tories

Boris Johnson has been found out. But, having decided to front it out, his government is now launching a fresh assault on the living conditions and rights of most UK citizens

Government on borrowed time

'Partygate' has exposed the UK public to the reality of Tory hypocrisy. Boris Johnson is on borrowed time.

Behind the lies comes an assault on democracy

Boris Johnson’s government is beginning to fall apart. Labour must not miss the opportunity to capitalise.

Tory failures – Labour opportunity

In the midst of the fallout from Covid and Brexit, the opinion polls remain firmly in the Tories’ favour. Why?

Labour tilting at windmills

Eighteen months into Keir Starmer's leadership, the Labour Party is struggling to find a direction.

Divided Britain – Starmer failing to meet the challenge

The vaccine rollout is this government's one saving grace - but nothing can disguise one of the worst Covid death rates in the world. Is Starmer up to the task of uniting Labour to defeat the Tories?

Can Starmer’s Labour meet the post-pandemic challenge?

As the UK emerges from a year of Covid-induced lockdowns and restrictions, Labour’s 'softly, softly' style of opposition will be put to the test.

Time to take gloves off

Ten years of Tory austerity have wrecked the social foundations of the UK and amplified the devastation of Covid-19.

Tory Britain not working

Keir Starmer needs to wind back restrictions on members and refocus on building a narrative around a new democracy and a new economy.

Deepening divisions and levelling down

As widely predicted, Covid-19 is now unfolding a second deadly wave. Once again Johnson’s government has been caught asleep at the wheel

Building the Labour alternative

In some ways the Covid-19 pandemic has masked the realities of the challenge facing the left; in other ways, it has exposed it.