"Despite the success of the #GrassrootsVoice slate in topping the nominations, there is a lot of work to do if the left is to be successful." By the Labour Assembly Against Austerity Team The left came out strongest as local constituency party nominations for candidates seeking to represent ordinary members on Labour's National Executive Committee…
“At our 2018 Conference, it was an inspiration to be in the hall and raise my hand to join the forest of outstretched hands all voting in support of the motion for Palestinian rights.” - Nadia Jama
"From the track & trace app to the recruitment of nurses, we are watching our health service be stripped of its ability to function properly. This is not because of efficiency or cost, nor is it solely down to incompetence. It is an ideological commitment to a system rigged to favour unaccountable private businesses over democratic public ownership." - Jon Trickett MP.
Jeremy Corbyn - “We’re not alone in this. There are millions around the world who wish to see different, better world for the future.”
“Government actions have exacerbated the public health crisis and fostered conditions for the virus to spread.”
“They attack us for a reason. The reason is that they are afraid of our message and the popularity of it.” - Jeremy Corbyn.
"This is a further serious threat to the civil liberties of people in Britain, extending powers to put citizens under surveillance, particularly those who are involved in campaigns against actions by the British state" - Kate Flannery, OTJC Secretary.
"As the US election draws nearer, so does Trump’s xenophobic & warmongering rhetoric, reminding us of the build-up to so many failed US-led interventions of the past." - Gemma Bolton.
"History shows us that refugees are the victims of human rights abuse, war & environmental disasters. We surely all have a duty to support the victims, rather than blaming & punishing them for events not of their making." - Jeremy Corbyn MP.
“We are held back by emboldened landlords & greedy developers who are socially cleansing our city.” - Apsana Begum MP.