The people’s victory: everything is possible

Jeremy Corbyn's victory shatters the austerity consensus that has dominated British politics for the last five years. Read more »

The refugee crisis – war and poverty to blame

Simon Hardy argues we need solidarity and open borders to deal with the refugee humanitarian crisis Read more »

‘New Opportunities, New Challenges’ – Left Unity National Conference 2015

Here are the key dates for Left Unity branches and members in the run up to our 2015 National Conference Read more »

Motions to Left Unity conference – for priorities ballot and amendment

The motions submitted to Left Unity’s national conference have now been published. Read more »

The media believes it is beyond critique – but it too needs modernising

Rachel Godfrey Wood writes on the media onslaught against Jeremy Corbyn. Read more »

Petition: Sack the general who called for a mutiny against Corbyn

A senior serving general in the British army has been reported as calling for a mutiny if Jeremy Corbyn, the new leader of the Labour Party, becomes prime minister. Read more »

Tear down the fences!

The world is finally waking up to the plight of refugees Read more »

Left Unity Trade Union Event – 24 October

For Left Unity members and sympathisers to exchange experiences and discuss promoting our work in communities and trade unions. Read more »

Branch Organisers day school – 24 October

A workshop on branch organising and building successful campaigns and meetings locally. Read more »

Left Unity disabled members’ caucus meeting, September 19

Details of the caucus meeting. Read more »

Refugees are not trying to ‘break in’, they are seeking safety

A Left Unity press release. Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

The Nordic Model is indefensible: A reply to Lechner’s ‘In defence of the Nordic Sex Purchase Act’

Kelly Rogers from Left Unity Youth and Students joins the debate. Read more »

In defence of the Nordic ‘Sex Purchase Act’

Brigitte Lechner of Stockport Left Unity gives her view. Read more »

Draft policy statement on assisted dying/suicide, individual autonomy and the freedom to make choices

Bob Williams-Findlay introduces a draft statement from the Left Unity Disabled Members Caucus Read more »

The limits and opportunities of the Corbyn campaign

Corbyn deserves our support, but we must recognise the Labour Party for what it is and build an autonomous social movement, writes Duncan Thomas. Read more »

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Local reports

Cambridge forum brings together left inside and outside Labour

Jon Duveen of Cambridge Left Unity reports. Read more »

Video: Refugees Welcome Here, London

Footage of Saturday’s march in solidarity with refugees. Read more »

Left Unity contests Edinburgh council by-election

Bruce Whitehead is standing as Left Unity candidate in the City of Edinburgh Council by-election for Leith Walk ward on 10 September. Read more »

Left Unity Manchester condemns Homeless Camp ban

A statement from Left Unity Manchester on today’s court decision regarding the Homeless Camp Read more »

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Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.

Sat 10 October, 10:30
Austerity, Debt and the Crisis
Teatro Technis, 26 Crowndale Rd, London, NW1 1TT

Sun 11 October, 13:00
Radical Assembly #4: Direct Action - Another City is Possible! Radical Assembly
The Brady Art Centre, London

Sun 11 October, 11:00
Left Unity Wales meeting Left Unity Wales
Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells. More info

Sat 17 October, 13:00
OPEN DOVER, OPEN EUROPE National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts

Tue 27 October, 19:15
Teesside LU branch meeting Teesside Left Unity
Venue details emailed to members

Wed 4 November, 13:00
NATIONAL DEMO: Free Education & Living Grants For All: No Barriers // No Borders // No Business! National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts
Assemble at Malet Street, London

Sun 29 November, 12:00
The People's March for Climate, Justice and Jobs The People's March for Climate, Justice and Jobs

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