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This ‘secret plan to destroy Labour’: Who are Momentum and what do they stand for?

THE FUTURE existence of the Labour Party is at risk, deputy leader Tom Watson has warned amid claims that hard left supporters of Jeremy Corbyn are plotting a takeover in a secret deal with Unite union boss Len McCluskey. Mr … Continue reading

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Corbyn could quit if polls don’t improve in 28 months, union boss admits

JEREMY Corbyn could step down as Labour leader if the party’s fortunes do not improve before the 2020 general election, a key ally has hinted. Unite union chief Len McCluskey said Mr Corbyn and shadow chancellor John McDonnell were “not … Continue reading

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Labour leadership: Corbyn to say abuse ‘has no place’ in party

Jeremy Corbyn is to address claims he has failed to stop his supporters threatening opponents – saying abuse “has no place” within the Labour Party. More than 40 female Labour MPs have written to the Labour leader saying he has … Continue reading

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Sports Direct’s Abuse and Exploitation

Dear colleagues Many of you will have caught this morning’s select committee hearing on working practices at Sports Direct. For those of you who did not, or who did but wish to see it again, here is the link to … Continue reading

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Sheffield Rally and Peoples Assembly

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A short report and some pictures from Ged Dempsey: Peoples Assembly Sheffield and our friends in the North show resistance to Camaran,  Panama and Tories politics of division and austerity. Fighting against closure of DWP in Sheffield and exporting jobs … Continue reading

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Power station construction workers strike over pay

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Power station construction workers strike over pay WORKERS building a biomass power station in Templeborough blocked rush hour traffic in a dispute over pay. Dozens of construction staff (pictured) picketed the Sheffield Road site this morning (Thursday), stopping traffic between … Continue reading

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Report on Picket Solidarity with Construction workers

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Unite the Union and our construction members today on picket lines at Ickles Rotherham at the building of the new Bio Mass Power plant that are also being built across rest of the UK. Massive turnout by Unite, GMB and … Continue reading

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