In response to Tony Blair’s statement on Brexit and the Labour Party today (January 4, 2018), CPB General Secretary Robert Griffiths said:
Jeremy Corbyn should take no advice from a discredited charlatan whose contempt for public opinion is exceeded only by his contempt for honest and truthful government. Instead of a Tory Brexit, we need a Labour Brexit – not a betrayal of 17.4 million Leave voters. Tony Blair’s fanatical support for the anti-democratic, pro-big business EU is the last thing Labour needs if it wants to keep millions of working class electors and win millions more from UKIP and the Tories at the next General Election.
The labour movement should beware the drive to present continuing alignment with the EU Single Market as a ‘unifying’ post-Brexit policy, Britain’s communists have warned.
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The Communist Party of Britain has condemned the Brexit Phase One agreement between the British government and the EU Commission announced today (December 8).
‘This pro-big business, minority Tory regime is loyally carrying out the instructions of its EU Business Advisory Council to tie Britain to the EU single market for the foreseeable future, while paying through the nose for that dubious privilege’, CPB general secretary Robert Griffiths declared.
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‘Big business and the Tory Cabinet may be divided over Britain’s future relationship with the EU – but neither camp offers a way forward that would benefit the workers and peoples of Britain’, Robert Griffiths told the Communist Party’s political committee on Thursday.
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Lexit: the Left Leave campaign has attacked as ‘petty, vindictive and disproportionate’ an Electoral Commission decision to fine the anti-EU campaign organisation £500 for late delivery of a financial return following last year’s EU referendum.
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The Tory government is preparing to bind workers and a future Labour government with EU market and competition rules after Britain leaves the EU, according to the Communist Party.
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Welsh Communists are urging all workers, trade unionists and socialists to unite in a ‘mass movement of action’ to secure another General Election as soon as possible.
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‘Triggering Article 50 to leave the EU confronts the left and the labour movement with four specific challenges’, John Foster told the Communist Party’s executive committee at the weekend.
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‘The left and the labour movement must intervene in the debate around Brexit to put forward a working class perspective’, Communist Party international secretary John Foster told the party’s Political Committee on Wednesday evening (March 15).
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