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Victory to the RMT!

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Statement on Police Violence at Sheffield Demonstration

Sheffield Left participated in, and spoke at, the demonstration of solidarity with the Kurdish people, who have suffered political repression and military atrocities at the hands of the Turkish state for many decades, with Turkey launching a new wave of violence on the 17th of April. This peaceful demonstration was forcibly disrupted by South Yorkshire […]

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A new political home for socialists

Sheffield Left launched on May 1 2022, International Worker’s Day, as a new political home for those who want to pursue socialist answers to the problems created by capitalism. It replaces Sheffield Labour Left that has been organising within the Labour Party locally since 2017.  Sheffield Left recognises that, while some will still seek socialism through the […]

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Ecclesall Labour Party – A candidate lost and found

Ecclesall Labour Party membership during the Corbyn revival was well over 700 members but has now fallen back to around 500 members, of which about a dozen or so will attend a routine ward meeting. The numbers will perhaps be larger when both the Left and the Right rustle up their supporters for a showdown. […]

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Hands off Ukraine!

Sheffield Labour Left Statement: ‘Hands off Ukraine! Russian Troops out! No to NATO expansion! Solidarity with the Ukrainian and Russian working classes who are caught up in and resisting an imperialist war! Sheffield Labour Left condemns President Putin’s decision to launch an invasion of Ukraine, unleashing terror, destruction and death on the people of that […]

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Lewis Dagnall for South Yorkshire Mayor

Sheffield Labour Left are supporting Lewis Dagnall to be the Labour candidate for South Yorkshire Mayor. These are difficult times for the left in the Labour Party, and we need to have some vision of what a better society can be like. As a collective of socialists in the Sheffield Labour Party, we believe that […]