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Dear Labour women – why you should stick with us

Nan Sloane

This year, a new political party has been launched. It’s already recruiting, and women I like and admire are signing up. It’s called the Women’s Equality Party, and it aims to stand candidates in 2020. People keep inviting me to join it, but I’m not going to, and here’s why: At first glance, the WEP…

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Jeremy Corbyn’s victory: the Fabian Society responds

Andrew Harrop

The Fabian Society congratulates Jeremy Corbyn on a famous victory, which now gives him a mandate to test a different path for Labour. For the party to stay relevant and become electable he must seek out challenging new ideas, not hark back to the rigid certainties of the 1980s. Labour must face the future. In…