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.
Mon 13 May, 18.30
Leeds Left Unity public meeting
On Brexit and Ireland, with Joseph Healy. All welcome.
Inkwell, Potternewton Lane, LS7 3LW.
Sat 18 May, 14.00
Left Unity Birmingham meeting
Discussing Freedom of Movement, introduced by David Landau. All welcome.
BOM, 1 Dudley street, B5 4EG (just behind New Street station—accessible)
Sat 29 June, 11.00-18.00
Left Unity National Conference
Left Unity’s annual conference will take place in Liverpool this year.
European Forum, Brussels
The annual event for progressive, environmental and left forces will take place in Brussels. If you are interested in attending contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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