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An open letter to Jeremy Corbyn MP

This is an open letter from a group of Labour Party members and supporters who are concerned about the UK Labour Party’s drift away from its Internationalist foundations.European Socialist Logo

Dear Jeremy,

We write, as supporters of a progressive foreign policy, to urge you to reconsider your decision to attend the Stop The War Coalition (StWC) fundraiser on Friday 11th December.

We believe that StWC stands apart from the Labour movement’s values of Internationalism, anti-fascism and solidarity. The vast majority of Labour MPs who heard Hilary Benn’s powerful speech in parliament last week (regardless of how they voted), supported his broad argument that fascism must be defeated, and that the UK must be prepared to join coalitions to do this. Continue reading An open letter to Jeremy Corbyn MP