Congratulations to Micheline Mason, who is Left Unity’s new principal speaker.
Thank you to everyone who stood in the internal election. A breakdown of the election count is below.
399 valid votes
Counted using ERS97 STV system
Micheline Mason 152
Liz Gray 129
Marianne Cramp-Jukes 97
Re-Open Nominations 21
No candidate reaches the threshold of 199.5. Marianne Cramp-Jukes and Re-Open Nominations are eliminated and their votes transferred.
Micheline Mason 193
Liz Gray 171
Micheline Mason is elected.
Left Unity has four elected principal speakers, and at least two must be women. Micheline joins our current principal speakers Salman Shaheen, Felicity Dowling and Pete Green.
Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.
Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.
Saturday 22 September: 12 noon
Save Liverpool Women’s Hospital Demonstration
More details here
Sat 29 Sep, 11.00-15.00
Protest at the Conservative Party Conference
To call time on failed austerity and campaign for a new deal for working people.
Victoria Square, Birmingham. More info on Facebook.
European Forum of Progressive Forces, Bilbao
To debate, build and act to ward-off current threats.
Sun 17 Nov, 12.00
National Unity Demonstration Against Fascism and Racism
Central London. More info on Facebook
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