Electoral reform: Party leaders call for pact . . .

Negotiations raise prospect that up to five left-of-centre parties could agree on a fairer Westminster voting system. The SNP, Greens and Welsh nationalists have united to call for an electoral pact with Labour and the Liberal Democrats to agree sweeping changes to the voting system for Westminster elections. In a letter published in The Independent on Sunday (The IoS), the leaders of the three left-of-centre … Continue reading Electoral reform: Party leaders call for pact . . .

38 Degrees Lancs North NHS campaign group

December 2015 – January 2016 Issue #21 IN THIS ISSUE: UHMB Trust: N Lancs CCG Lancashire North CCG Campaigns and media The NHS funding crisis How the NHS is being privatised step-by-step The NHS ‘devolution’ debate SPECIAL FEATURE: The Care Services crisis TTIP and ISDS How PFI works Quote of the month “It is crystal clear that the impact of fragmentation through privatisation is slowly … Continue reading 38 Degrees Lancs North NHS campaign group

Momentum are being attacked because they threaten Westminster’s consensus.

GEORGE WOODS 10 December 2015 Corbyn’s strength comes from his wider support in the party, something Momentum is trying to maintain. That’s why it is being bitterly attacked by the Labour right. Flickr/CoventryCiaran, CC BY-NC 2.0 You’ve got to feel for the organisers of Momentum, the new grassroots group which emerged in the weeks following Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the Labour leadership contest. Those at … Continue reading Momentum are being attacked because they threaten Westminster’s consensus.