“a situation is created which makes all turning back impossible, and the conditions themselves call out: Here is the rose, here dance!” Marx, 18th Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte Prior to the rise of the Corbyn and the movement around him, the [...]Read more
Category "Left Unity"
The upcoming Left Unity conference will be the most important in the party’s short history. No fewer than half a dozen motions have been put recommending a complete turn away from standing in elections. The leadership itself is split between [...]Read more
But Corbyn is such a nice man..... In contrast to most hard and soft left people's elation and enthusiasm for Corbyn, I can't shake both scepticism and cynicism at Corbyn and co's chances of 'reclaiming' the Labour Party. And I feel [...]Read more
The Independent Socialist Network welcomes Jeremy Corbyn’s remarkable victory in the election to become leader of the Labour Party. It is a victory to be celebrated by all socialists and all who want a fairer society. The size of Corbyn’s victory [...]Read more
Nick Rogers’ excellent article in this issue describes the massive and unexpected impact that Jeremy Corbyn’s campaign for leader of the Labour Party has had. From only getting onto the ballot paper with the nominations of some of his political opponents [...]Read more