Comment
We’re Gold Plating Labour’s Policy – Emma Burnell interviews Alex Sobel MP by Emma Burnell | 16.06.18 | In: Comment It’s unusual for me to meet Alex Sobel dressed in a suit. Before he became an MP we were occasional gig buddies, and so I’m more used to the regulation... Read More
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Build More Bloody Council Houses! by Steve Lapsley | 13.06.18 | In: Comment When I was a child, I used to love visiting my grandparents on their council estate in the North East. The rows of small, yet trim and tidy terraces spilled... Read More
Editorial
Gaza: stand against the killing of civilians by Open Labour | 15.05.18 | In: Editorial Open Labour unequivocally condemns the killing of dozens of Palestinian civilians in Gaza by Israeli troops - and the severe injuries resulting from live fire,... Read More
Comment
Labour must not fall back into its divisive stalemate by Emma Burnell | 04.05.18 | In: Comment Unsatisfactory This was not a night that should satisfy any of us who want to see a Labour government. While Labour made some gains, there weren’t nearly... Read More
Syria and an Ethical Foreign Policy by Alex Sobel MP | 14.04.18 | In: General The decision to commit British Forces to, and the potential consequences of, military action in terms of civilian deaths and escalation of the Syrian conflict... Read More
News
Labour Party Democracy Review – Open Labour submission, Part 2 by Open Labour National Comittee | 26.03.18 | In: News Open Labour has prepared a response to the second stage of the 2018 Labour Party Democracy Review. Part 2 submission (March 2018) – please click... Read More
Editorial
Ideas into action: Open Labour and internal elections by Open Labour National Committee | 14.03.18 | In: Editorial From our beginning we have sought to build support for an open left at all levels with the party, so it was always our intention that this would include... Read More
Editorial
Labour Party Democracy Review – Open Labour submission, Part 1 by Open Labour National Comittee | 14.03.18 | In: Editorial Open Labour has prepared a response to the 2018 Labour Party Democracy Review. The feedback page for contributing to the next submission can be found here -... Read More
News
Statement on the expulsion of Tony Greenstein and abuse in the Labour Party by Open Labour | 19.02.18 | In: News At Open Labour we have long called for tougher action against racist, prejudiced or abusive behaviour in the party, and in particular for the party and its... Read More
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Statement on NPF Chair election by Open Labour | 17.02.18 | In: News Open Labour is disappointed that the election of the National Policy Forum chair was cancelled. The argument that one week's notice was not given is unusual... Read More
Comment
Carillion’s collapse exposes Tory indifference to those who need public services by Cllr Lisa Banes and Cllr Mark Jones | 11.02.18 | In: Comment Carillion issued its first profit warning on 10th July 2017. Yet it was awarded six further major government contracts, including HS2, in the months following... Read More
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Statement in Support of Ann Black by Open Labour | 09.02.18 | In: News As a two-decade-long voice for party democracy and left policy, Open Labour will continue to support Ann Black and her place on the National Executive... Read More