Debate

Antisemitism payout pre-empts legal enquiry

Don Flynn on legal battles and political expediency: how Labour’s standing as an anti-racist party is being compromised

Tory immigration plans: policy screw-up number 3

The government’s version of a points-based scheme is aiming to do all the things that an immigration policy ought not to do. Don Flynn explains why another car crash outcome is looming

Thanks for the cash Rishi – now can we have an economy?

Don Flynn sees a form of state capitalism emerging requiring robust democratic responses

Attlee’s Labour government elected 75 years ago

Duncan Bowie highlights the achievements and limits of the 1945 Labour government elected in conditions of huge national debt and destruction, finding lessons for today

Starmer over-reacts on Long-Bailey

Don Flynn says Sir Keir Starmer has turned his back on a movement against excessive police force

Sterility of the middle ground

Don Flynn finds Labour’s election review sidesteps the important issues

Hope & questions in Staffordshire

The Black Lives Matter movement has seen impressive - and apparently spontaneous - protests erupt around the country. But, Trevor Fisher asks, what challenges does this new form of organising present for the left?

National Windrush Day and beyond

Make this the first step in a mass campaign for migrant rights!