It Will Take More than One General Election for Labour to Regain Power – But Here’s How We Do It

It Will Take More than One General Election for Labour to Regain Power – But Here’s How We Do It

Let’s face it: Labour is not going to win the next general election. Whether that election is called in 2020 or before, an opposition this far behind in the opinion polls has a negligible chance of forming the next government – with or without the support of other...
Labour Members should Spend Less Time Tweeting About Trump and More Time Talking to Voters

Labour Members should Spend Less Time Tweeting About Trump and More Time Talking to Voters

It is a symptom of modern times that our attention span is so short. We are in an era where everyone, not just the much maligned ‘millennial’, uses social media to denounce their enemies. To tell the world who is ‘Scum’ or ‘a disgrace’. The time is such that we cannot...
Tony Blair remains a political colossus, but he’s wrong about Brexit

Tony Blair remains a political colossus, but he’s wrong about Brexit

I admit to being a big fan of Tony Blair. As Donald Trump might put it, no one is a bigger fan of Tony Blair than me. I remember being at the Labour Party conference in Brighton in 2001, just a couple of weeks after the 9/11 attacks.  The air-exclusion zone in place...