HARRIET HARMAN, one of only two women to have led Labour, has launched a campaign to stop the party being led exclusively by men.
Ms Harman said the election of Jeremy Corbyn and Tom Watson as leader and deputy leader shows “we still have further to go to reach equality in our...
Monday 28th Sep 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
Rumoured use of election data to carry out Labour purge could be a breach of Data Protection Act
Wednesday 26th Aug 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
YESTERDAY’s meeting between the four Labour Party leadership candidates and acting leader Harriet Harman is unlikely to stop efforts to discredit the electoral process now underway.
Despite failing in their efforts to sabotage the ballot, some MPs, discredited former leaders and...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
The party has a duty to expose right-wing lies about claimants rather than pandering to them, believes IAN SINCLAIR
Friday 7th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Our News Desk
THOUSANDS of vulnerable youngsters’ lives were put at risk yesterday as the charity Kids Company closed in the wake of financial mismanagement allegations.
The organisation closed at 5pm, leaving 36,000 young people unsupported, despite receiving...
Thursday 6th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Among the new government’s more shameful schemes is a plan to repeal the Child Poverty Act, explains LIZ DAVIES
Saturday 1st Aug 2015
Party has ‘robust’ system to stop infilitrators
Friday 31st Jul 2015
FLAGGING Labour leadership candidate Andy Burnham attempted to break with the negative mood of the campaign yesterday by arguing that the party must “inspire people with our ideas” to win.
Mr Burnham, considered the frontrunner until the current surge in support for...
Wednesday 29th Jul 2015
ANDY BURNHAM is correct to say that Labour is “crying out for leadership” after Monday night’s shambles over the government’s Welfare Reform and Work Bill.
Burnham claims credit for persuading interim leader Harriet Harman to table a “reasoned...
Wednesday 22nd Jul 2015
Labour MPs poised to defy acting leader’s calls to abstain on Welfare Bill amendments
Tuesday 21st Jul 2015
posted by Will Stone in Britain