LabourList to publish “One Nation Labour – debating the future”, edited by Jon Cruddas

20th December, 2012 9:22 am

A few weeks ago Labour’s Policy Chief Jon Cruddas Guest Edited LabourList on the theme “One Nation”. The week was so well received, that LabourList will be launching a pamphlet and ebook in the new year featuring the pick of the pieces from One Nation week.

“One Nation Labour – debating the future” will be launched in January at an event in Parliament – and we’d love you to join us. Here are the details:

One Nation Labour – debating the future
Time : Tuesday 15 January 6-7.30pm
Venue: House of Commons, Committee room 10
Speakers: Maurice Glasman (Labour peer), Hilary Cottam (Participle), John Denham MP
Chair: Jon Cruddas MP

We’re expecting plenty of interest in this event, so if you want to attend please register by emailing [email protected].

The launch will be followed by a drinks event for LabourList readers in Westminster – venue TBC

And here’s a sneak peek at the front cover:
onenationlabour
  • Monkey_Bach

    Ye gods! James Purnell not listed as a speaker? Shurely shome mishtake?

  • AlanGiles

    ” Labour List will be launching a pamphlet and ebook in the new year featuring the pick of the pieces from One Nation week.”

    This will be as big a seller as “The Best of Cilla Black” – the worlds only silent CD :-)

    Does it need a book and a pamphlet?. I should have thought a pokerwork panel with the words “One nation” would be sufficient because most of the articles, written very much to appeal to right-wing Labourites, were memorable only for how many times the writer(s) were able to weave the magic words into their pieces.

    A “One nation” pokerwork could be the “Home Sweet Home” of the last century.

  • aracataca

    Come on Alan Giles & Co. It’s an open process. Why not register and come next week? I am.

  • http://www.facebook.com/henrycsloan Henry Sloan

    You hold a ‘One Nation’ meeting and it’s in Westminster. Again. Is England the one nation you mean?

    • markfergusonuk

      We’re hoping to run a series of events around the country later this year – if you think one might work in your local area, email us ([email protected]).

      P.S. – it can’t be “again” for LabourList as I’m not aware that we’ve ever run a Westminster event before

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