The Hegemon Crack'd

After the election result I couldn’t help being reminded of the classic TV show Columbo. It played out a little like that.

Re-Newing Trade Unionism: What the Unions can learn from Labour's Election Campaign

Union membership is in decline and yet the unions remain the most relevant and necessary organisations in the fight for a better, more equal society.

A Vow of Silence? A Chronicle of Internal Attempts to Sabotage the Labour Election Campaign

Throughout the election campaign, New Socialist kept a record of what we argue amounted to attempts at sabotage of the Labour Party’s election campaign.

Hope, Slammed Doors and "Ronnie Corbett": Tales from the Campaign Trail

We caught up with four activists all of whom went out on the campaign trail for the Labour Party this spring.

Terror, Tragedy and the Political

In British society, war is presented as a ‘pragmatic’ matter; this depoliticisation of war has created a politics that revolves almost entirely around it.

The State of the New PLP

A hugely significant but largely unremarked upon aspect of last Thursday’s election result is the fact that the parliamentary left has grown.

The Hegemon Crack'd

After the election result I couldn’t help being reminded of the classic TV show Columbo. It played out a little like that.

Re-Newing Trade Unionism: What the Unions can learn from Labour's Election Campaign

Union membership is in decline and yet the unions remain the most relevant and necessary organisations in the fight for a better, more equal society.

A Vow of Silence? A Chronicle of Internal Attempts to Sabotage the Labour Election Campaign

Throughout the election campaign, New Socialist kept a record of what we argue amounted to attempts at sabotage of the Labour Party’s election campaign.

Hope, Slammed Doors and "Ronnie Corbett": Tales from the Campaign Trail

We caught up with four activists all of whom went out on the campaign trail for the Labour Party this spring.

Terror, Tragedy and the Political

In British society, war is presented as a ‘pragmatic’ matter; this depoliticisation of war has created a politics that revolves almost entirely around it.

The State of the New PLP

A hugely significant but largely unremarked upon aspect of last Thursday’s election result is the fact that the parliamentary left has grown.