Right-wing Labour First proposes to abandon one-vote system
Wednesday 13th Apr 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
LABOUR must tidy up its rules to ensure that “enemies” of Jeremy Corbyn do not block him from restanding in a leadership election, Diane Abbott said this weekend.
The shadow international development secretary appealed to members of the Campaign for Labour Party Democracy...
Monday 21st Mar 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
ACTIVISTS must “get organised” to combat the wave of expulsions of leftwingers from the Labour Party, Fire Brigades Union general secretary Matt Wrack has said.
Mr Wrack, whose union reaffiliated to Labour in November, spoke at the Campaign for Labour Party...
THE winner of a hotly disputed election in Labour’s youth structures “clearly” broke the party’s code of conduct, a member of Labour’s ruling NEC said on Saturday.
Ann Black, who is seen as a consensual figure on the executive, said there was “black...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
JEREMY CORBYN could only be forced off the ballot paper in a future leadership election if party rules were misinterpreted, Labour democracy campaigners say, writes Conrad Landin.
Tuesday’s Times cited “party sources” who argued that rules on a challenge to an...
Thursday 1st Oct 2015
Labour can become a million-member movement if supporters become members
Tuesday 15th Sep 2015
SPOOKED Blairites demanding a halt to the Labour leadership contest to allow a probe into entryism were branded hypocrites yesterday.
Non-party members are allowed to sign up and vote as supporters under new rules introduced under Ed Miliband in the hope of diluting union...
Monday 27th Jul 2015
THE number of trade unionists signing up as Labour supporters to vote in the leadership election could reach six figures, a party insider told the Star yesterday.
Campaign for Labour Party Democracy (CLPD) spokesman Jon Lansman made the prediction yesterday after Labour published new...
Wednesday 24th Jun 2015
Late push secures Corbyn’s place in the race but his team urges social media socialists to make their support count
Tuesday 16th Jun 2015
Leadership contender praises the ‘heroes’ of enterprise during speech to City fat cats
Saturday 30th May 2015