Beth Winter on the Conservative conference and how their corrosive drift to Trumpism is poisoning politics.
Beth Winter calls for independent review of the Labour selection process for the new Merthyr Tydfil and Upper Cynon seat, which she says was unfair, undemocratic and discriminatory.
Beth Winter launches her campaign with a focus on continuing the rich legacy of community struggle in the valleys and creating green and sustainable jobs.
"The process agreed tramples on the rights of members" - Beth Winter MP's statement on Labour's selection process for the new Merthyr Tydfil and Upper Cynon seat.
With the Tories' repressive legislation returning to parliament, Beth Winter MP calls for opposition in parliament, in the workplace and on the streets.
"University staff deserve fair pay and fair terms. That is all they're asking for... but universities are now deepening a dispute when they should be working to resolve it." - Beth Winter MP
"The discussion on controlling prices needs to begin now" - Beth Winter MP
This increased level of union coordination - sparked by the CWU and RMT last Summer - now encompasses swathes of public sector unions who have rejected real terms pay cuts by the Government.
"This Bill represents an almighty attack on trade unions’ ability to organise and an attack on working people’s right to strike for better pay and conditions" -
"What we need now is a joined-up campaign between both wings of the labour movement – industrial and political – that focuses on lifting incomes. Lifting pay, lifting pensions, and lifting social security" - Beth Winter MP