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Momentum Crisis: The Steering Group Majority Answers Critics - some comments.

What Kind of New Politics? 

I am a difficult position commenting on the crisis of Momentum.

Not a member, but sympathetic to its broad direction, not with a card, but knowing many of the people involved in the dispute, in some cases for many years.. 1,631 more words

European Left

Momentum in Crisis?

We publish this without detailed comment.

We welcomed – in broad terms – the creation of Momentum and note that it played a very positive role in trying to win support for a left-wing campaign to vote Remain in the European Referendum. 2,914 more words

European Left

Referendum spots from London’s Far Left scene

Belated but for the record……

There was an anti-European Union campaign group dubbed Lexit set up following a meeting in London in April 2016. According to a… 4,718 more words

Political Analyst

The Past, The Present and Progress (Anticipations Magazine, Summer 2016)

A nation is a group of individuals who have found a community in the shared interest of a specific geographical location. As time progresses this groups actions become the basis of their history, which they often use in order to explain how their current situation came about. 558 more words

23. Taking Sides: arguments about the war

Taking Sides was written in 1984 as a discussion document for a group of activists attempting to build Irish solidarity activities in a small town in the Midlands. 27 more words

1926 : A heroic episode in working class history

Ninety years ago the 1926 General Strike was a heroic episode in working class history in Britain. It was an act of defiance, a challenge but essentially a defensive action provoked by an industrial dispute. 360 more words

British Left's Brilliant Strategies, from May to Eagle.

Steve Bell’s comment.

The British left is famous for its brilliant strategists.

First we had ‘Lexiters’ relishing the thought that  a Leave vote would divide the Tories. 165 more words