The Tories Live in the Past, Labour’s Time is Now

As we head to my hometown for Labour conference this week, it is time for all of us to stop being so tolerant of our time in opposition. Here’s why: Liz Truss thinks she is the new Margaret Thatcher, or at least, wants to dress up like her.  But 12 years of Tory politics-as-play-acting is more […]

Vision, not nostalgia, about work

This speech was delivered at Progressive Britain conference in May 2022. It’s fabulous to be here at Progressive Britain conference. We are here, and under Keir Starmer’s leadership we are going to move the country forward – so thank you. Thank you for your belief in what, at times, felt impossible. I fully endorse what […]