Tag: Corbyn

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...

Labour’s uncivil war: will it ever end?

Peter Kenyon fears the prospects are slim

Beyond the Factions

Trevor Fisher on Labour's deepening quagmire

From one Owen to another

Trevor Fisher sees much value in Owen Jones' lessons for Labour, even as Owen Smith emerges as the sole challenger to Corbyn       The...

After a week of plotting

Trevor Fisher on a Labour engaged in splits, and Tory government splitting its sides Last autumn the Labour leadership issues seemed possible to discuss objectively, with...

Chartist statement on Labour’s Leadership

Corbyn: popular, but not with Labour MPs - why? Peter Kenyon and Mike Davis explore events post the EU-referendum as Labour plunges into a parallel...

The Cruddas Report And Winning In 2020. A critique by Peter Rowlands

Peter Rowlands sees a necessary discussion to be engaged with, but also some conclusions to be rejected The independent inquiry by Jon Cruddas and others...

Confronting a culture of failure

Trevor Fisher sees a Labour party that refuses to learn any lessons With the future uncertain, it is sensible to focus on why we are...

Dave Watson on Scottish Labour’s break with austerity

Dave Watson sees a long haul for Labour   The Holyrood election debate was looking pretty boring, but in February Scottish Labour suddenly made it interesting....

War Without End – by Clive Lewis MP

Clive Lewis MP, shadow minister for Energy and Climate  veteran of the Afghanistan war says it is time to learn from the past and...

The left needs to understand the modern EU better. Fast.

A left Euro-scepticism may not be the answer, but neither is the status quo Europhila that is 20 years behind the times It is understandable that those...