Investing in change

Barry Gardiner MP

Labour must take a lead on tackling climate change – and that includes turning pensions fossil-free At home and abroad, we cannot ignore the systemic challenge of climate change. We have to stand up for the clean industries that can power the future, that already employ more people than the entire teaching profession and that…


Brexit becomes reality

Andrew Harrop

Our general secretary, Andrew Harrop writes a letter to our European friends For pro-Europeans in Britain the last six months have been devastating. For a while, after the 23 June referendum, there was a feeling of disbelief and defiance. Tens of thousands took to the streets. We said Brexit would never happen. We waited in…

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United front

Hazel Blears

Devolution offers the best chance we have to integrate health and social care for those with dementia, writes Hazel Blears For the first time dementia has overtaken cancer and heart disease as the greatest single cause of death in the UK. More than 800,000 people are living with this terrible disease and the number is…