"We need a revolution in political education in the Labour Party - one that empowers Labour members to be armed up with the ideas to win people over to radical alternatives to our broken economic model that is destroying lives, communities & the planet."
"We have a government that has proved to be incapable of caring for our people, housing our people, feeding them or providing the work that will lift them & their families out of poverty." - John McDonnell MP.
In response to this attack, the traditional rallying cry of the labour movement should resound, ‘An injury to one is an injury to all!’ - DIane Abbott
"We can’t win by accepting the status quo, which fails communities across the country. We must never go back to pandering to anti-migrant racism, supporting illegal wars or voting for welfare cuts which the poorest the hardest." - Richard Burgon.
"We need a Deputy Leader who can listen, who can relate to members and who will implement a strategy that takes that hope and optimism and uses it to build a fighting party which can win voters across all types of communities. "
"Rebecca Long Bailey is the leader who can best ensure Labour is both a strong, effective opposition to the Tories and has a path to power." - Claudia Webbe MP.
"The choice of leader & deputy now is as important as any other election. We must keep our transformative policies, community organising & grass roots movement, while learning & improving."
"This reluctance to provide any real response shows an astonishing level of disrespect and contempt for the public."
"Richard is keen to develop organising & campaigning & engaging active Labour members in these campaigns. This will be key to connecting to the heartlands we have lost & the non voters who have become so disheartened by politics."
"Working people in London will need a Labour administration more than ever & we need that administration to be ambitious & active in delivering Labour policy wherever we can." - Murad Qureshi.