We cannot let the Right define patriotism

By Emma Burnell / @EmmaBurnell_ In 2017, it is impossible to avoid thinking about the topic of patriotism. For many on the left, patriotism is synonymous with the darker concept of nationalism. Both are also tinged for many on the left (as actively encouraged by those on the right) with a sense of nativism. This … Continued

Labour Must Embrace Patriotism

By Lewis Coyne Many problems beset the Labour party at present. But while gallons of ink have been spilt over the issues of leadership, economic credibility, and national security, less has been said about Labour’s deep-seated difficulty with patriotism. Failing to develop an inclusive and progressive patriotism has not only been electorally damaging, it reflects … Continued