The leader of the opposition was assaulted. That’s worrying.
Matthew Gold argues that the apathy in the press towards the recent assault on Jeremy Corbyn represents the poisonous attitude towards politicians perpetuated by the press.
Stockport MP among Labour defectors to Independent Group
A representative of Stockport for over 25 years, Coffey joined colleagues in criticising the party’s leadership over Brexit and antisemitism
Colonial nostalgia is rife, so why aren’t we addressing it?
Hannah Vallance argues Corbyn’s pledge to change the way the British Empire is remembered and taught is fundamental in order to understand Britain’s place in the world today.
Constant Crisis: Is it time for Corbyn to say goodbye?
Has the novel sheen of Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn begun to dull? Nimo Omer argues that in wake of the scandal surrounding anti-semitism it is time for the party to move on from their idealisation of the scruffy socialist
Corbyn the ‘communist spy’ is another smear to add to the Tory collection
The right-wing media in Britain is a parody of itself. Hysterical and abusive, it shamelessly misleads the British public.
Momentum’s ‘loyalty-tests’ are an affront to democracy
The group’s introduction of contracts for MPs undermines the Parliamentary tradition. But worst of all, they remove MPs’ rights to intellectual independence
The Green Party are the future of progressive politics
The Green Party still plays a vital role for experimental, innovative left wing politics
Taking the power back: why we need to renationalise private sectors
Basic commodities and services are increasing in price and not quality – it’s time to take back control.
Blairites should not be so self-assured
After Tony Blair hints at a return to British politics, Sam Glover outlines the key constituents that Labour need to win over if they are to be electorally successful
Trump and Farage are role models for aspiring politicians
The successes of Donald Trump and Nigel Farage can act as inspiration for a renewal of passion in politics
An insider’s account of Manchester Labour Students
Jack Ashworth speaks to a student on the left of the Manchester Labour Students society to discuss how the alleged current split reflects the party’s national problems
‘Blame your MPs, not labour migrants’
Angela Rayner and Jeff Smith spoke at the University of Manchester on Thursday 6th of October to discuss the future of the Labour Party
Labour Party conference report
Corbyn expects to win general election with ‘21st century socialism’
It’s time to stop pretending Blairism was a bad thing
With the Labour leadership contest nearing to an end, Frank Hillman addresses the often forgotten positives of Blair’s New Labour