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Fit for a dictator

15 Dec 2016

Allies of Jon Lansman have produced a draft constitution for Momentum. William Sarsfield takes a look

A false narrative

15 Dec 2016

The current Momentum crisis has nothing to do with age, Trotsky or even the voting method to be used at conference, says Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists. It is about who controls Momentum and for what political ends

The nuclear option

08 Dec 2016

While Jon Lansman considers ending it all, the left majority needs to press home its advantage, urges Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists

A party, within a party, within ...

10 Nov 2016

Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists reports from the November 5 meeting of members of the Momentum national committee

Same old ephemeral new

10 Nov 2016

Paul Mason may now be championing ‘consensus democracy’, but its failings have long been established, writes Mick Last of the Labour Party Marxists

Call for NC members to meet

03 Nov 2016

Letter signed by concerned Momentum delegates

Sole director wants to dispense with representative democracy

03 Nov 2016

Stan Keable of Labour Party Marxists reports on the botched Bonapartist coup and the ongoing rebellion

Labour’s perpetual war zone

13 Oct 2016

Corbyn is right to keep the power to hire and fire, writes Eddie Ford

Momentum or inertia?

13 Oct 2016

As long as it is treated as the private property of its most timid elements, Momentum is doomed, argues Jim Grant of Labour Party Marxists

Going into overdrive

06 Oct 2016

On the one hand, the Morning Star is supporting Jeremy Corbyn completely uncritically, writes Peter Manson. On the other, it claims the real action is ‘on the streets’

How to win

29 Sep 2016

Jeremy Corbyn’s triumph was predictable. So were the olive branches waved about from both sides. However, says James Marshall of Labour Party Marxists, the civil war will continue till one side or the other wins

Victory and retreat

29 Sep 2016

Despite the talk about ‘wiping the slate clean’, Jim Grant of Labour Party Marxists expects the war to continue

We need a brand new clause four

22 Sep 2016

The battle with the right is sure to intensify after Corbyn’s re-election. As part of that battle James Marshall of Labour Party Marxists calls for the adoption of new principles

Bernstein’s assault on ‘orthodoxy’

22 Sep 2016

Marc Mulholland examines the revisionist attack on class politics and the three most important responses. Clearly this dispute was about more than ‘reform’ versus ‘revolution’

After Corbyn’s second victory

15 Sep 2016

The failed coup presents the left with an unparalleled historic opportunity. James Marshall of Labour Party Marxists outlines a programme of immediate tasks and long-term strategic goals