Britain

The British Road to Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn’s papacy of Labour’s broad church has been successful in keeping together all the party’s doctrinal strands and potentially schismatic sects writes Andy Stowe.

February 8, 2019 // 3 Comments

Labour must change course as crash out looms closer

The clear and highly dangerous outcome of the shenanigans in the House of Commons yesterday is, that as a result of May’s dramatic U-turn into the arms of the European Research Group (ERG), writes Alan Davies.

January 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

Labour’s Immigration Bill fiasco

Diane Abbott, John McDonnell and Jeremy Corbyn are distinguished by political careers devoted to anti-racism and defending migrants’ rights writes Andy Stowe.

January 29, 2019 // 2 Comments

Developing the National Education Service

One of the big ideas in the Labour Party’s manifesto for the General Election in 2017 was the creation of a National Education Service (NES), writes Jon Duveen. This idea [...]

January 23, 2019 // 0 Comments

Ireland’s British border 

The opening shots of the Irish War of Independence were fired one hundred years ago this week on January 21st 1919 writes Barney Cassidy. The 3rd Tipperary Brigade of [...]

January 21, 2019 // 3 Comments

A general election will not resolve Brexit

The government is in a state of collapse. May has suffered two humiliating Parliamentary defeats in the last week and will suffer another one on Tuesday. Meanwhile Britain is [...]

January 11, 2019 // 3 Comments

£350 million and Turkey

See if you can guess where this quote comes from asks Andy Stowe who reviews Brexit: The Uncivil War. “The whole country — the whole world — can see our rotten parties [...]

January 9, 2019 // 6 Comments

In and against the state

Labour needs to develop a socialist strategy that goes beyond a single election manifesto. Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin look at the challenge of state transformation [...]

December 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

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