Momentum Antisemitism Resignation

A Jewish member of Newham Momentum has resigned from the organisation, saying “I have witnessed more anti-Semitism in the past week than I ever have in my eight years of Labour Party membership”. Joshua Garfield, who is the Labour candidate for Stratford and New Town in the upcoming local elections, will no longer serve as youth officer the branch of the grassroots hard-left pressure group. … Continue reading Momentum Antisemitism Resignation

General Secretary Infighting

The fight for Labour’s General Secretary position has once again shown up the deep cracks in the Labour Party. One MP described the choice between Jon Lansmann and Unite’s Jennie Formby as a choice beween vomit and puke. Is the fight worth losing footsoldiers over? Jeremy Corbyn seems to think so… With Jeremy Corbyn apparently asking power-crazed Lansman not to stand and Unite threatening to withdraw … Continue reading General Secretary Infighting