In 2014 Ed Miliband was ridiculed by the Conservatives and the right-wing media for forgetting to mention the deficit in his party conference speech. During the 2017 Conservative Party conference however, the deficit was barely mentioned. In fact, Theresa May is now talking about taking a “balanced approach” to the economy – whatever that means. Continue reading Invest in people
WHEN JEREMY CORBYN was elected leader
with an overwhelming mandate by Labour’s
members we knew that the establishment
would throw everything at him and use
every device possible to undermine him. If
someone comes along to challenge the
system, it should come as no surprise that
the system will strike back to defend itself.
The establishment was left reeling at
the massive vote Jeremy gained.
Continue reading Rally For Jeremy
United we stand, divided we fall is one of the oldest and truest slogans of the Labour movement.
After last week’s referendum, our country faces major challenges. Risks to the economy and living standards are growing. The public is split.
The Government is in disarray. Ministers have made it clear they have no exit plan, but are determined to make working people pay with a new round of cuts and tax rises.
Labour has the responsibility to give a lead where the Government will not. We need to bring people together, hold the Government to account, oppose austerity and set out a path to exit that will protect jobs and incomes.
To do that we need to stand together. Continue reading United We Stand
The Labour Party will fight this injustice with everything we have.
It’s the latest unjust act from David Cameron’s failed and unfair Tory Government.
Today we are launching a nationwide campaign to fight Tory plans to increase tuition fees. We are a movement, and we need to build the strongest opposition to this tax on the next generation. Continue reading Fight Increase in Tuition Fees