Labour In Crisis, Tories Triumphant. Where Next?

May 11, 2021

After the results from the elections on the 6th May, which saw the Tories strengthen their grip on Walsall and Dudley councils and the West Midlands Mayorality and make gains in Sandwell and Wolverhampton, the Labour Party crisis continues.

Kier Starmer and his supporters blame the outcome in Hartlepool and elsewhere on left policies and not distancing themselves from Corbyn enough. How should the left of Labour and the trade union leaders respond? How can socialists prevent further disenfranchisement of the working class, youth and previous Corbyn supporters?

Check out the latest article from the Socialist Party looking at what’s behind the results of last week’s elections and the next steps for socialists: