LABOUR can win in Scotland by returning to its radical past and embracing the politics of hope under leader Jeremy Corbyn, a new left Scottish MP has asserted.
Danielle Rowley was one of the “magnificent seven” elected as Labour MPs in Scotland in June’s election.
Wednesday 27th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
SCOTTISH Labour leadership hopefuls Anas Sarwar and Richard Leonard made their pitches to party conference delegates in Brighton yesterday.
Mr Leonard said Scotland needed “radical and fundamental change.”
He argued: “Labour is in third position in Scotland...
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain
PAULINE BRYAN reviews Neil Findlay’s book on his leadership bid for the Scottish Labour Party and the independence referendum
Monday 25th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
RICHARD LEONARD tells the Vince Mills why he is running for the leadership of his party
Aslef and Unite join TSSA in the leftwinger’s camp
Thursday 21st Sep 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
MENTAL health services for children and young people are in crisis, Labour warned yesterday as a new report exposed a shortage of specialist inpatient beds.
An Education Policy Institute (EPI) study revealed that on two dates in April 2016 there were no inpatient beds for child and...
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
Labour leader targets seats to take back from the SNP at the next election
Saturday 22nd Jul 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
LABOUR has accused the SNP of mismanaging the NHS after it was revealed that hundreds of thousands of hospital beds have been lost due to delayed discharges.
According to NHS figures, there have been 206,537 bed days lost since January due to delayed discharges, despite Scottish Health...
Friday 21st Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Scottish Labour will unveil a new industrial strategy today filled with “bold and radical ideas” to fix Scotland’s “stagnating” economy after official stats showed the nation only narrowly escaped recession.
Ahead of the launch Labour’s shadow...
Thursday 6th Jul 2017
SCOTTISH Labour accused the SNP yesterday of passing Tory austerity on to the poorest communities after revealing that the Scottish government has tripled cuts to local authority funding.
Research by the independent Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe) shows local government...
Saturday 1st Jul 2017