LAST SUNDAY, 25 January, the founding convention of Respect took place
and agreed to launch an electoral campaign across England and Wales,
headed by George Galloway MP, for the June European and Greater London
NEW LABOUR’S National Executive Committee (NEC) has recommended that Ken
Livingstone should be readmitted into the party. That’s just three years
after his expulsion in 2000 for standing as an independent mayoral
candidate against Labour’s Frank Dobson.
Chris Flood, a Socialist Party member from Lewisham won a council
by-election in his area yesterday winning a stunning 32% of the vote. He
joins Ian Page, the other Socialist Party councillor on the local
council. The Socialist Party now has the same number of councillors as
the Tories on the local council!
ON WEDNESDAY 29 October around 1,400 people came to a meeting in London
entitled ’British politics at the crossroads’. The audience were
primarily political and anti-war activists and they had come to hear
George Galloway MP’s plans for life outside the Labour Party. Other
speakers included journalist...
George Galloway, MP for Glasgow Kelvin, has been expelled from the
Labour Party for sticking to his principles and opposing Bush and
Blair’s war against Iraq. This was a war - for oil, profits and prestige
- that was opposed by millions in Britain and across the globe.