Fighting for a fair and transparent disciplinary process, speaking up for members’ rights – Yasmine Dar

Fighting for a fair and transparent disciplinary process, speaking up for members’ rights In March this year I was greatly honoured to be elected as Chair of Labour’s National Executive…

The Labour Party must be the standard bearer for a greener planet – Gemma Bolton

We’re walking into a Climate Emergency Over the last decade, we have witnessed climate breakdown taking place right before our very eyes. We are seeing more severe droughts and heatwaves,…

Winning a socialist Left block on Labour’s NEC

The six Grassroots Voice (#GV6) candidates enter the voting phase of the NEC election with an impressive 42 percent of nominations from Constituency Labour Parties. Laura Pidcock, one of the…

Grassroots Voice Manifesto – Defending working people and our communities, Upholding party democracy

Grassroots Voice Manifesto Defending working people and our communities, Upholding party democracy The deadline has now passed for Constituency Labour Parties to nominate candidates they want to represent them on…

We deserve better – we demand better – Labour Briefing – September 2020

We deserve better – we demand better Ian Hodson, national President of the LRC-affiliated Bakers, Food & Allied Workers Union and member of the Don’t Leave, Organise Steering Group, lays…

Electing socialist NEC reps for Local Government, Youth, Disability, Wales and Treasurer

Electing socialist NEC reps for Local Government, Youth, Disability, Wales and Treasurer Nominations are rolling in for the six #GrassrootsVoice candidates standing for the Constituency Labour Party places on the…

Labour must support an end to human rights violations in Kashmir – Nadia Jama

Kashmir’s struggle for independence is not a “bilateral issue” between India and Pakistan In 1947, following India’s partition and independence from the British Empire, the state of Kashmir was given…

“Member-led democracy must be a priority” – Mish Rahman

To build and strengthen our movement for socialism, we must trust our members. I’m standing to represent you on the NEC to build Labour into a party that empowers members…

Build CLP nominations for the #GrassrootsVoice Six

Constituency Labour Parties can nominate up to nine candidates for CLP representatives on Labour’s NEC. Nominations close on September 27th. The left’s priority at this stage is to nominate the…

Gemma Bolton’s candidate statement

Gemma Bolton       Membership Number: L1405940 I am standing for Labour’s NEC to seek a mandate for a radical policy agenda going into the 2024 general election and unite the party…

Yasmine Dar’s candidate statement

Yasmine Dar     Membership Number: L1173052 I’m standing for re-election to the NEC so I can continue to be a strong voice for grassroots members. In the past 2.5 years I…

Support #GrassrootsVoice in the NEC elections

Don’t Leave, Organise is urging full support for the Grassroots Voice slate of six socialist candidates for the CLP places on the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Labour Party….

Laura Pidcock’s candidate statement

Laura Pidcock     Membership Number : L0086386 The scale and intensity of the challenges facing working class people here in the UK and across the world needs to be treated with…

Mish Rahman’s candidate statement

Mish Rahman      Membership Number: L0137964 As one of the first graduates of Labour’s Bernie Grant Leadership programme to empower more BAME people to stand for elected positions, I decided to…

Nadia Jama’s candidate statement

Nadia Jama      Membership Number: L1486115 I grew up under Thatcher’s government on a council estate near Orgreave, the daughter of a Somali steel worker and grand-daughter of a Liverpool docker….

Ann Henderson’s candidate statement

Ann Henderson     Membership Number: A279236 I am standing for re-election to the NEC, committed to representing the views of the grassroots membership and improving support for CLPs across the whole…

#GrassrootsVoice Statement of Principles

CAMPAIGNING FOR A LABOUR VICTORY All CLGA candidates are committed to the principles of democratic socialism in practice as well as theory. They stand for a transformative Labour Government, socialist…

United we are rock – divided we are sand

Ian Hodson, National President of the Bakers Union (BFAWU) writes for the Don’t Leave, Organise blog Politics is not just about Parliament or the leadership of parties. Politics is about…