LME EMG report back: Our Brexit campaign

December 11, 2016By LMEArticles, LME News

The Labour Movement for Europe held its Extraordinary General Meeting on Saturday, 26th November at the Headquarter of the International Transport Workers’ Federation in London. You can Chairs Report November 2016. The EGM unanimously agreed to the proposed changes in the Constitution under the provision of the inclusion of the Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party in … Read More

Changes to the LME Constitution

November 16, 2016By LMELME News

At our upcoming EGM, the National Executive is proposing changes to the LME Constitution. The new draft Constitution can be viewed here and a comparison of the changes is available here. The changes are unanimously supported by the national Executive and will be voted on at the EGM’s main session at 13:00 on Saturday, 26th … Read More

Former Labour leader Neil Kinnock wants Britain to stay in Europe

February 14, 2016By LMEArticles, LME News

  By Tom Barker Kinnock, alongside four other senior Labour figures; Margaret Beckett, David Blunkett, Jack Straw and Hilary Benn, have written to the Sunday Mirror expressing their support for Britain voting to remain in the EU. Kinnock led the Labour Party for nine years, and the other signatories held senior cabinet positions in the last … Read More

Alan Johnson will headline the LME “Rally for Yes”

September 26, 2015By LMEArticles, LME News

Alan Johnson MP who will be leading Labour’s Yes campaign in the EU referendum will speak at a Labour Movement for Europe event at the party’s conference in Brighton. He will say: “Labour will be campaigning to stay in the European Union – because our values of equality, opportunity and solidarity do not end at … Read More

Leadership candidates and the EU – What to they think?

July 30, 2015By LMEArticles, LME News

The Labour Party is a pro-European party and should campaign for a Yes vote in the referendum: that’s the overwhelming view of the candidates for the leadership and deputy leadership who responded to a survey by the Labour Movement for Europe launched earlier this summer. We have had an excellent response from the candidates, with … Read More

Ben Bradshaw’s answer to our questions on Europe

July 20, 2015By LMELME News

These are the responses we received from Deputy Leadership candidate Ben Bradshaw to our questions on Europe and the EU: 1. In the upcoming referendum on EU membership, what are the key steps Labour should take to secure an ‘in’ vote? How can we mobilise support both within and outside the party? We need to have … Read More

Caroline Flint’s answers to our questions on Europe

July 20, 2015By LMELME News

These are the responses we received from Deputy Leadership candidate Caroline Flint to our questions on Europe and the EU: 1. In the upcoming referendum on EU membership, what are the key steps Labour should take to secure an ‘in’ vote? How can we mobilise support both within and outside the party? I nearly trebled my … Read More