Re-standing for the NCC (and why it needs abolishing)

Re-standing for the NCC (and why it needs abolishing)

Ahead of nominations for the Socialist Society nominations for Labour Party national committees, I wrote to affiliated organisations outlining why I am re-standing, and seeking their support. My letter is below… On Monday the Socialist Society Executive will be meeting to agree nominations for the NCC ahead of  elections at Party Conference, and I’m writing to outline…

Solidarity and Discord

Solidarity and Discord

Whether since the earliest days of Jewish artisans battling for representation within British trades unions at the time of the first ‘hostile environment’ at the turn of the 20th century, or later forming electoral pacts with the Transport and General Workers Union to defeat the Passfield White Paper in Parliament, the history of Poale Zion,…

JLM, Labour and the EHRC

JLM, Labour and the EHRC

Reflecting over the last three years ahead of the Jewish Labour Movement’s AGM, it is hard to believe what has become of the Labour Party. Luciana Berger resigned, the party is dogged by a culture of antisemitism, obfuscation and denial that has grown to such proportions, and a leadership now shown to have consistently intervened…