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Social Action and its Limits by James Gibson | 26.07.19 | In: Comment In this year’s local elections, I lost my seat on Leeds City Council to the Liberal Democrats. The seat covers a predominantly Remain area and was... Read More
Open Labour Committee 2019/20 by Open Labour | 25.07.19 | In: Governance The following (listed alphabetically) have been elected to serve on the Open Labour committee 2019/20. Ralph Berry Emma Burnell Jake Cable Anisha... Read More
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The New Centrism: Labour’s struggle for authenticity in the age of populism by Sam Pallis | 24.06.19 | In: Comment A central preoccupation of the Corbyn project has been a rejection of centrism. However, on Brexit Labour maybe be succumbing to it, and in the process... Read More
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Labour must change Brexit course before it’s too late by Emma Burnell | 28.05.19 | In: Comment There’s no spinning this – these elections were a disaster for Labour. We bled votes almost entirely to Parties who supported Remain and halved our... Read More
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In place of hate by David Hamblin | 23.04.19 | In: Comment Politics is personal. Those who claim otherwise appear to have chilled their private prejudices to a sangfroid that approaches absolute zero. Accordingly the... Read More
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Open Labour Winter Policy Conference Report by Tom Miller | 09.03.19 | In: Comment Since we had our Winter Policy Conference there has been a formal split in the PLP, Labour has come out for a second referendum and Chris Williamson has been... Read More
“It is the Labour Party or nothing” – Open Labour statement by Open Labour National Committee | 18.02.19 | In: General We at Open Labour view the split from the Labour Party as a step backwards for open politics within Labour, and for the communities our party represents. Many... Read More
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Messaging mistakes cost Remain dearly, they must not be repeated by Oliver Coppard | 09.02.19 | In: Comment When the Britain Stronger in Europe Field team gathered in Solihull in January 2016 to discover what messages would form the backbone of our campaign to... Read More
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Reflections on Open Labour by Emma Burnell | 29.01.19 | In: Comment In Open Labour, we represent what has traditionally been called the Soft Left of the Labour Party.  Internationalists We are internationalists,... Read More
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How a State gets Captured by Carl Rowlands | 25.01.19 | In: Comment From the early 2000s onwards, Hungary was to become a leading indicator of what politics was to largely become everywhere in the 2010s. My film ‘State... Read More
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Lexit is the wrong kind of utopianism by Richard Douglas | 25.01.19 | In: Comment In 2007 Larry Elliott, the Guardian’s economics editor, co-published a book on the cracks  beneath the surface of New Labour’s political success.... Read More
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A new party may not be a threat to Corbyn—but his own membership could be by Emma Burnell | 17.01.19 | In: Comment Open Labour Co-Chair has a piece on the Prospect website arguing that the threat to the Corbyn project of disappointing members is not well enough understood.... Read More

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