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Labour report misses what led the party to lose election

Labour report misses what led the party to lose election A report into the Labour Party’s 2019 general election defeat says the party has a “mountain to climb” to beat the Tories. But it reinforces both left and right wing explanations for the defeat—meaning it will be used to justify the party’s shift to the right.

Changes in Momentum won’t solve problems for Labour left

Changes in Momentum won’t solve problems for Labour left Left wing Labour MPs and prominent activists have called for a “renewal” of Momentum, the organisation founded to support former party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

How can Labour win and can it change society?

How can Labour win and can it change society? Debates at The World Transformed event around the Labour Party conference posed important questions, but the answers weren't always convincing

Can Jeremy Corbyn defeat the ‘powerful interests’?

Can Jeremy Corbyn defeat the ‘powerful interests’? We need a wider social movement to truly transform society

Corbyn’s ‘populism’ could tap into anger

Corbyn’s ‘populism’ could tap into anger  Jeremy Corbyn ‘relaunch’ can help—but he must stop backsliding on immigration, writes Nick Clark

Labour Conference—Left draws crowds as right plots and sulks in pub back alleyway

Labour Conference—Left draws crowds as right plots and sulks in pub back alleyway Huge crowds flocked to The World Transformed event in Liverpool last weekend. It was organised by Labour left group Momentum.

Labour is missing its chance to hurt the Tories over the EU

17 May 2016
It couldn’t be clearer that there is a chance to topple Cameron over the EU vote—but Labour is throwing the chance away. It should be boosting the left exit campaign.

Moving to the right is no way for Labour to win

17 May 2016
Don’t be like Tony Blair—whose war killed a million Iraqis, who lost Labour four million votes, and who paved the way for NHS privatisation.

'We can’t miss this moment', says PCS leader Mark Serwotka

23 February 2016
PCS union leader Mark Serwotka told Charlie Kimber that Jeremy Corbyn’s election as Labour leader is a historic opportunity to build resistance—and stronger trade unions

Is Jeremy Corbyn supporters group Momentum cutting off its grassroots?

09 February 2016
Momentum’s ever tighter focus on the Labour Party is a retreat that limits its potential to mobilise, warns Nick Clark

Hundreds meet to launch Momentum - and debate what the movement is for

27 October 2015
Momentum, the new organisation launched by Jeremy Corbyn supporters, held its first meetings last week.

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