Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Category - #StayInLabour

We have a duty to stay

When I was eight years old, the Labour government introduced the National Literacy Strategy, this meant daily literacy hours were mandatory for children my age. As a child who struggled with reading and writing, and was...

Battling for my identity

‘If I, after the last three months, am staying on in the Labour Party then so are you.’ These were the words of Ruth Smeeth at the Jewish Labour Movement rally against antisemitism and racism. Smeeth has been subjected...

Labour is my home

Coming home to Liverpool captures again the emotions of why I am Labour to the core. Joining Ellesmere Port CLP Just across the river some 35 years ago, my branch chair was the very same shop steward who had collected...

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