Labour after the reshuffle

6th January 2016 Socialist Action 0


The reshuffle itself

First the good news on Labour’s reshuffle. The sacking of Dugher and McFadden shows that straightforward disloyalty and sabotage will not be tolerated.

Right forces ‘free vote’ on Syria

1st December 2015 Socialist Action 0

Monday’s decision by Jeremy Corbyn to allow a free vote for Labour MPs on the Tories’ proposal to bomb Syria was clearly not the position he preferred Labour to be in. He had earlier been reported as wanting the vote whipped, and his own opposition to bombing is unquestioned.