Before diversity can flourish

Emily Brothers

It is true enough that much of the electorate don’t recognise people like themselves in politics. They do not hear authentic voices that connect with their lived experience. Politicians talk incessantly about reflecting Britain better, but they remain blinkered to the exclusionary policy and practice that prohibits progress. This will only change with a renewed…

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Practising What We Preach: Women and the Labour Party

Olivia Bailey

“Women are very poorly represented at all levels of the Labour Party, particularly at the top. Why then, when the principle of equality is at the very centre of socialism, has the Labour Party failed so dismally to practice what it preaches?”  Quotas now: women in the Labour Party’, Fabian Tract 541, 1990 These words…

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Adebusuyi Adeyemi, Olivia Bailey