“We need to mobilise our membership as we have never been able to before, both around our positive socialist policies – and around a clear position of opposition to Brexit (because any conceivable Brexit would stand in the way of all of those positive policies).” Jon Rogers, Chair of Brighton Pavilion Constituency Labour Party and of the Sussex Labour Representation Committee, writes in a personal capacity.
Marriage equality: still not a UK-wide civil right
When representatives of the campaign for marriage equality in Northern Ireland attended the Pink News Awards in London two years ago, they were surprised when the great and good of the organised British LGBT community started asking them, “You don’t have same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland? Are you sure?”.
We’re sure… we’ve checked.