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Labour’s manifesto: Corbyn finds his voice

By Sacha Ismail

To read parts of the capitalist press you’d think Labour’s general election manifesto was an updating of the Communist Manifesto or the… 1,314 more words

Labour

My review of "Winter Hill" by Timberlake Wertenbaker at Bolton Octagon

Winter Hill, towering over Bolton, is an iconic landmark to people in the northwest: one that in 1896   pushed  thousands of activists to march to it to demand the right to roam. 467 more words

Teachers: fight for a Labour victory!

By Pat Murphy, National Union of Teachers Executive

Speaking at the National Union of Teachers conference in April, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell made a number of proposals which were very welcome. 229 more words

2017 General Election

John McDonnell: "There are 500,000 of us, and we can turn the polls"

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell launched his campaign for re-election in his West London constituency of Hayes and Harlington on Saturday 6 May. Here we print an excerpt from his speech. 712 more words

Labour

Labour’s draft manifesto — a battle cry against neo-liberalism

The leaked Labour Party Manifesto for the 2017 election caused a huge amount of excitement on the left of the party. It was a solid social democratic list of policies that — if implemented — would herald a decisive break from neo-liberalism in Britain, writes Simon Hannah. 567 more words

Labour

"Go Homeless Or Go Home"

As part of David Cameron and George Osborne’s Budget announcement in 2015, plans were made to strip those aged 18-21 of the ability to claim housing benefit, which were set to come into force in April 2017. 953 more words

Activism

VIDEO: Protest Against Scrapping of Housing Benefits for 18-21 year olds

As part of David Cameron and George Osborne’s Budget announcement in 2015, plans were made to strip those aged 18-21 of the ability to claim housing benefit, which were set to come into force in April 2017. 84 more words

Activism