The following Statement is presented by the Socialist Platform in Left Unity for discussion and debate in the branches in the period before the November conference. You can view the accompanying artical, ‘Resistance and Change’ here. We welcome comments. If you agree with the Statement or want to find out more about the Socialist Platform, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Statement of Aims and Principles for the [Left Unity] Party
Thomas Bancroft-Rimmer, George Barratt, Mary-Ann Baynes, Tina Becker, Peter Billington, Rob Bishop, Diana Blatton, Mark Boothroyd, Kathrine Brannan, David Broder, Terry Burns, Gerry Byrne, Duncan Carson, Chris Cassells, Dave Church, Jack Conrad, Justin Constantinou, Steve Cooke, Michael Copestake, Anne Marie Cryer-Whitehead, Ian Donovan, Robert Eagleton, John Fisher, Catia Freitas, Peter Grant, Chris Gray, Sean Gray, Matt Hale, Bernard Harper, Tom Harris, Joseph Healy, Dave Hill, Michael Holton, Carlus Hudson, Dave Emrys, Sacha Ismail, Rodney Kaykreizman, Dave Landau, Soraya Lawrence, Jordy Lea, Tim Lessells, Ben Lewis, Mark Lewis, Moshe Machover, Ed Maltby, Peter Manson, James Marsh, Mike Martin, Yassamine Mather, Sarah Mayo, Sandy McBurney, Laurie McCauley, Sarah McDonald, Ally McGregor, Pete McLaren, Will McMahon, Mike McNair, Jeff Meadowcroft, Jonah Miller, Peter Morton, Bonnie Newman, Kevin O’Conner, Deirdre O’Neill, Emily C, Ann Parker, Dave Parks, Harry Paterson, Colin Piper, Edmund Potts, Joana Ramiro, George Riches, James Roberts, Nathan Rogers, Lee Rock, Cat Rylance, Sinead Rylance, Councillor Pete Smith John Smithee, Chris Strafford, Lizi Stewart, Curtis Threadgold, John Tummon, James Turley, Steve Wallis, Tessa Warrington, Mike Wayne, Simon Wells, Ann Williams, Neil Williams, Graham Wilson, Charlie Winstanly, Nick Wrack, James Youd, Maciej Zurowski
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.
Thur 19 Jan, 19.00
Preparing for Trump, London Left Unity
On the day before Trump’s inauguration, this discussion meeting will hear from US socialist Susan Pashkoff and Kate Hudson on the implications of Trump’s presidency for international politics.
Fri 20 Jan, 17.00
No to Trump’s racism: protest his inauguration
Left Unity is supporting this protest at the US embassy in London, organised by Stand Up To Racism.
Fri 20 Jan, 18.00
Stop Trump! – Greater Manchester & District CND Rally
St. Peter’s Square, Manchester.
Sat 21 Jan, 12.00
Women’s March on London
A women-led march from Grosvenor Square to Trafalgar Square for the safeguarding of freedoms and fundamental rights threatened by recent political events.
Sat 21 Jan, 14.00
Save the Stockwell Centre
Protest called by Studley Estate Residents’ Association to stop closure of the community centre. All welcome, family friendly.
Meet: Stockwell Memorial Gardens (opposite tube)
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