Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Author - Bex Bailey

Midlands calling

Preventing Labour going backwards on women’s representation depends on us saving seats in the Midlands, writes Bex Bailey As the Tories target Labour seats with majorities of 8,000 or less, female members of parliament...

A message to Donald Trump

#womensmarch sent a message to world leaders everywhere that women will not back down, writes Bex Bailey As Donald Trump settled in to the Oval Office on Saturday, millions of people worldwide took to the streets to...

Use it or lose it?

The Institute for Fiscal Studies yesterday published a report showing that the 18 per cent gender pay gap steadily worsens once women have children. Alongside better quality part-time jobs, affordable childcare, a...

Transforming the system

Part of Labour’s general election strategy is to win the votes of first-time voters, young and old. This requires getting those who have never voted before onto the register and out of the door on polling day: not a...

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