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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Local Labour leaders attack Tory austerity with new campaign

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  Austerity, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Commerce, Councils Against Austerity, Crime, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour List UK, Labour Party, Local Government, local government association, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Local Labour leaders attack Tory austerity with new campaign

Source: Labour List UK 24 Labour council leaders and 12 local Labour group leaders have signed an open letter calling on Theresa May’s administration to recognise the impact of austerity on local government and reverse it. The letter, which accuses the government of “destroying the social contract”, kicks off a campaign to be launched by Councils Against […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Labour’s NEC set to agree on ‘third way’ model for parliamentary reselection

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Aid, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour List UK, Labour NEC, Labour Party, mandatory reselection, MIL OSI, News, Open selection, Open Source Intel, Republic of Korea, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Labour’s NEC set to agree on ‘third way’ model for parliamentary reselection

Source: Labour List UK Sign up to LabourList’s morning email for everything Labour, every weekday morning. I hope you’re still fascinated by Labour’s internal wrangling over party democratisation, because daily developments are likely to crop up throughout this week and conference. As reported over the last couple of days, those arguing for open parliamentary selections – […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Revealed: Labour’s new democracy review proposals

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour List UK, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Revealed: Labour’s new democracy review proposals

Source: Labour List UK As LCFs do, LGCs would formulate election manifestos in consultation with the Labour group and relevant CLPs. It must also organise annual meetings open to all local members to consult on policy. Unlike with LCFs, “arrangements with other parties” (i.e. council coalitions) must gain the approval of the LGC as well as […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: 6 key democracy review ideas to be discussed by Labour’s NEC

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Aid, democracy review, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour List UK, Labour NEC, Labour Party, Leadership elections, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: 6 key democracy review ideas to be discussed by Labour’s NEC

Source: Labour List UK Sign up to LabourList’s morning email for everything Labour, every weekday morning. The time between Labour’s national executive committee meetings seems to be getting shorter. Today members of the ruling body will gather, for the last time before party conference, and discuss the latest draft of democracy review proposals. The proposed […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: As conference nears, obstacles on the path to open parliamentary selections appear

By   /  September 17, 2018  /  Ann Black, Brexit, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour conference 2018, Labour List UK, Labour Party, mandatory reselection, MIL OSI, MOMENTUM, News, OMOV, Open selections, Open Source Intel, Politics, Republic of Korea, Sadiq Khan, Steve Hudson, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: As conference nears, obstacles on the path to open parliamentary selections appear

Source: Labour List UK Sign up to LabourList’s morning email for everything Labour, every weekday morning. Reform the trigger ballot system, introduce open selections or stick with what we’ve got? That’s the biggest question of the week for members of Labour’s conference arrangements committee (CAC), meeting today, and national executive committee (NEC), meeting tomorrow. Steve […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: No open selection conference debate would be a “great betrayal”, says Momentum

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Aid, Brexit, Currency Exchange Rates, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Labour, Labour conference, Labour conference 2018, Labour List UK, Laura Parker, MIL OSI, MOMENTUM, NATO, News, Open selections, Open Source Intel, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: No open selection conference debate would be a “great betrayal”, says Momentum

Source: Labour List UK Sign up to LabourList’s morning email for everything Labour, every weekday morning. With just over a week to go until thousands of party members and delegates visit Liverpool to enjoy (or dutifully attend) Labour conference, activists are talking about what will make it to the floor. That is, whether the two […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: WATCH: “We have been lied to on Brexit,” says Faiza Shaheen

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Aid, Banking and Finance, BBC Question Time, BBCQT, Brexit, British, Class, England, English, Europe, Faiza Shaheen, Featured, great britain, Health, Labour, Labour List UK, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Video  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: WATCH: “We have been lied to on Brexit,” says Faiza Shaheen

Source: Labour List UK Faiza Shaheen, director of thinktank CLASS and a Corbynite selected parliamentary candidate, told BBC Question Time audience members that the country had been “lied to quite severely on Brexit”. “We’ve just gone round and round in circles. It strikes me that we have been lied to quite severely on Brexit about what […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Daily briefing: Ashworth, Abbott and Welsh Labour

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Aid, Brexit, British, Currency Exchange Rates, Diane Abbott, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Health, Immigration, Jon Ashworth, Labour, Labour List UK, Labour Party, MIL OSI, morning email, News, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Daily briefing: Ashworth, Abbott and Welsh Labour

Source: Labour List UK Sign up to LabourList’s morning email for everything Labour, every weekday morning. Labour news over the last 24 hours has mainly focussed on the parliamentary pass of Jeremy Corbyn’s private secretary, or lack thereof. The Huffington Post revealed yesterday that the aide has been working in the Labour leader’s office without full security clearance. […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PMQs: Corbyn triumphs with attack on Universal Credit rollout

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  Aid, Business, Commerce, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour, Labour List UK, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, PMQs, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PMQs: Corbyn triumphs with attack on Universal Credit rollout

Source: Labour List UK We’re all excited for the Big Labour Quiz of the Year at conference on Monday, as well as Ed Miliband’s already legendary annual quiz at The World Transformed, but Jeremy Corbyn couldn’t wait. At Prime Minister’s Questions today, the Labour leader opened with a starter for ten: “The National Farmers’ Union, the […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “We’re impatient for change”: the latest intake of Labour MPs fighting to modernise parliament

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  Aid, Alex Sobel, Anna McMorrin, Brexit, British, Climate, Climate Change, Culture, Darren Jones, Employment, England, English, Europe, Fabian Society, Featured, great britain, gun control, James Frith, John Bercow, Labour, Labour List UK, Labour Party, Luke Pollard, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, parliamentary reform, Preet Gill, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “We’re impatient for change”: the latest intake of Labour MPs fighting to modernise parliament

Source: Labour List UK Today a group of Labour MPs elected in 2017 are calling for sweeping parliamentary reforms that would see proxy voting introduced, backbenchers empowered in the legislation process and the political culture in Westminster “shaken up”. In the latest Fabian Society pamphlet, New Brooms, 12 Labour MPs from across the party have […]

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