In Defence Of Prevent

In Defence Of Prevent

Local authorities, schools, colleges and other public bodies all have a pivotal role in preventing some of our citizens from being drawn into ‘’extremist activities’’ and terrorism under the government’s Prevent and Contest agenda. The Prevent ‘duty’ for all state...
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...

Labour has completely stopped listening to its natural supporters

The shock and despair of many labour members and members of parliament when David Dimbleby announced the decision that Britain was to leave the European Union was not surprising. Many politicians and party members had spent a lot of time and, indeed, emotion defending...