Issues of The Clarion out so far

Issue 1 (front page: Renationalise the NHS!) came out on 24 September 2016

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Contents include • Renationalise the NHS • Democracy for Labour women now, by Maria Exall • What should Young Labour do? by Rida Vaquas • Why junior doctors fight on, by Pete Campbell • LGBT Labour needs activism, by Josie Runswick • The problem with “anti-Zionism”, by Yoni Higgsmith • A democratic public banking service • Support the Ritzy strike • Stop the Labour purge! • 23 years in “special measures”, by Hattie Craig • Socialists and the early Labour Party, by Edd Mustill • The potential of Momentum, by Jill Mountford • Momentum: the story so far • Don’t bring back grammar schools, by Angela Rayner

Issue 2 (front page: Don’t let the nationalists win – Defend free movement) came out on 18 November 2016

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Contents include
 • Don’t let the nationalists win – Defend free movement, by Michael Chessum • New draft editorial statement • Against Trumpism: class politics, by Sacha Ismail • Reports: “Sheffield needs a pay rise” campaign, Lessons from Lewisham Deptford, Aydin Dikerdem elected in Wandsworth • Youth and students: Manchester Labour Students move left, by Emma Runswick, Luke Neal and Deej Malik-Johnson • Momentum Youth and Students report, by Josie Runswick • Picturehouses strike • Do we need a progressive alliance? Progressive or socialist? by Edd Mustill • The reality of the SNP, by Dale Street • From social movement to socialist movement – a reply to Paul Mason, by Nick Wrack • Momentum democracy: a timeline of the story so far • Disability and OMOV, by Janine Booth • Debate on Jackie Walker – Pete Firmin and Jill Mountford • Stop the Labour purge: reinstate Chris Marks, from Manchester TUC • Organising Labour in Northern Ireland, by Leonie Hannan • How do we defend education? by Anastazja Oppenheim

Issue 3 (front page: The Tories are starving our NHS!) came out on 13 January 2017. From now on The Clarion will be monthly

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Contents include • The Tories are starving our NHS, by a health worker • Building a new education system, by Sol Gamsu • Rail privatisation: blame Branson and the Tories, not the French and Germans, by Dan Jeffery • Defend freedom of movement statement • Help Labour win Copeland, by Ed Whitby and Tracy McGuire • What’s at stake in Stoke • Don’t give up on the fight for Momentum, by Jill Mountford • Democracy is a red line, by Josie Runswick • Momentum’s constitution isn’t even democratic, by Jamie Green • How significant is “fake news”? by Edd Mustill • Local Labour Party stories • Strikes should be celebrated, not apologised for • The inside story of Corbyn’s election – interview with Alex Nunns • Unite’s election a crucial battleground • Interview with Ian Allinson • Corbyn’s Maximum wage, or in praise of “totally idiotic unworkable ideas”, by Joe Davidson

Issue 4 (front page: Brexit is a weapon against workers – Fight the right-wing surge) came out on 17 February 2017

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Contents include • Brexit: fight the right-wing surge, by Sacha Ismail and Simon Hannah • Regionalised immigration controls? Stop Labour moving right of the Tories! • Stop Trump! by Michael Chessum • Inspiration and politics in the fight against Trump, by Rida Vaquas • The US workers’ movement and Trump, by Traven Leyshon • Canada’s Corbyn? Interview with Sid Ryan • Spinning the Momentum coup – a response to Christine Shawcroft, by Jamie Green • Momentum, democracy, socialism, by Suzanne Gannon • Migrants and the NHS, by Aneurin Bevan • Crunch time in Stoke, by Chris Spence • Feedback from Copeland • Labour and the Derby Teaching Assistants’ struggle, by Helen Clark and Callum Salfield • Labour right gaining ground, by a party conference delegate • Women, fighting back on every front, by Maria Exall • Minnie Lansbury: an example for Labour women, by Janine Booth • The socialist roots of International Women’s Day, by Rida Vaquas • Cinema workers’ fightback grows – interview with Kiv Legate and Kelly Rogers from the Picturehouse strike

Issue 5 (front page: Corbyn’s Labour at the crossroads) came out on 10 March 2017

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Contents include • Corbyn’s Labour at the crossroads, by Simon Hannah • Where next after the Momentum coup? by Sahaya James • Fight against education cuts in (Labour) Lewisham, by a Lewisham teacher and Labour activist • Derby teaching assistants’ fight, by Pete Radcliff • Tens of thousands demonstrate for the NHS – interview with Jacqui Berry • Labour MPs scoff at NHS demo • The story of the Stoke fightback, by a Stoke Labour activist • Socialist victories in Scottish Young Labour, by Emily Robinson • Brighton’s Labour left – a phoenix rising! by Mark Sandell • Wallasey homophobia charges dropped, by Wallasey Momentum • Trots = BNP? by Sacha Ismail • Corbyn’s crisis: time for the living to seize the dead, by Martin Thomas • Why Labour MPs should be on a worker’s wage, by Ella Thorp • Corbyn’s leadershp pledges matter, by EM Johns • McDonnell’s policies: not radical or democratic, by Sacha Ismail • Let’s talk about New Labour, by Ben Sellers • Some hard questions, by Ed Potts • Automatic reselection, automatic democracy, by Dan Jeffery • Defending free movement, by Hugh Lanning • Should Momentum have policy? James McAsh vs Jill Mountford • “Take Back Control” launches, by Daniel Rockman • A left-wing Labour Student in NUS: interview with Ana Oppenheim • Take over the banks, by Matt Wrack

Issue 6 (front page: Matt Wrack to Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour left: “Be bold”) comes out on 8 April 2017

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Contents include • Go beyond the “10 pledges”, by Sacha Ismail • NPF undermines radical policy • Momentum dayschool: safe and respectable • Notts Momentum purges members, by Theodora Polenta • What should Momentum fight for – statement from Northern region • Getting young people together – interview with Sharifa Rahman • Harrow activists fight cuts, by Rosie Woods • “Durham lions” fight on, by Tracy McGuire • Bring Labour back onto the streets, by Martin Thomas • Expelled for opposing the free market! • Right tries to ban left-wingers, by Laura Ross • Wallasey AGM • Labour says support for RMT is out of order • Wimbledon CLP banned from criticising free school • “Be bold”: interview with Matt Wrack • Labour internationalists, by Simon Hannah • Corbyn and the Putin axis, by Omar Raii • We need a socialist housing program, by Pete Gilman • School cuts are part of a bigger picture, by Jade Baker • Nationalise the Big Six! by an energy worker • Fighting for security at work, by E M Johns • Labour and the self-employed, by Stephen Wood • Solidarity strikes and Labour democracy • Labour must lead the fight to save the NHS – interview with Alex Scott-Samuel • Transforming the world in the age of Brexit – interview with Deborah Hermanns and Holly Cook • Take Back Control of what? by Rida Vaquas • Young Labour gets going, by Daniel Round