The Independent Labour Party
- Britain's Laborites Try Out Envy as a Political Weapon. // Saturday Evening Post;11/10/1956, Vol. 229 Issue 19, p10
Comments on the political strategies being applied by the Labor Party in Great Britain in 1956. Political challenges facing the party; Issues raised in a series of social policy proposals of the party.
- From Membership to Management? The Future of Political Parties as Democratic Organisations. Rogers, Ben // Parliamentary Affairs;Jul2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p600
This article draws on academic research to offer an overview of recent developments in political parties, but also seeks to pin-point the challenges they face and suggest ways of meeting them. The recent history of political parties in affluent Western democracies like the UK is characterised by...
- Powered by Politics: Reforming Parties from the Inside. Byrne, Liam // Parliamentary Affairs;Jul2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p611
Three big changes are reshaping the terrain of British politics. First, people are dis- engaging from traditional party affiliations and concerns, embracing post-material lifestyles. As patterns of work and leisure change so do people's interest in and capacity for political participation....
- Can Funding Reform Stir the Party Animal? Taylor, Matthew // Parliamentary Affairs;Jul2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p621
The decline of political party membership has left parties increasingly reliant on the financial support of wealthy individual or institutional donors. This article argues that such dependence is bad for democracy and undermines local party activity. It looks at the growing influence of...
- Voxpop. Mitchell, Steven; Hughes, Nick; Hutchinson, Beverley; Jones, Nick; Finney, Nick; Horrox, Sally // Design Week;4/28/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p13
Quotes several executives about the designs of political party manifestos in Great Britain. Labour Party's manifesto without Prime Minister Tony Blair on its cover; Conservatives' creation of an unbranded, black and white book; Liberal Democrats' offering of a budget, newspaper-style manifesto.
- Foreword. Goodhart, David // Prospect;Jun2005, Issue 111, p3
Comments on issues concerning election system in Great Britain. Decrease in the proportion of the electorate choosing the governing party at election time in 1997; Influence of "Prospect" magazine's readers on the country's affairs; Radical shift in the social attitudes of the affluent that...
- More compromise, less fudge. // New Statesman;05/17/99, Vol. 128 Issue 4436, p4
Presents views on the issue of university tuition fees in Edinburgh, Scotland. Information on the tuition fees of students in Britain; Demand of non-Labour parties in Scotland to remove tuition fees; Observation on political parties in Britain.
- BEWARE THE MILITANTS. Buckley Jr., Wm.F. // National Review;10/24/1986, Vol. 38 Issue 20, p63
Discusses the problems of the Labor Party in England. Political position of the extremists; Militant tendency; Similarity of the problem of the Labor Party with those of the U.S. Democratic Party; Stand of the Labor Party on the issue concerning unilateral nuclear disarmament agreement with the...
- GOODBYE MR SHEEN. Stones, John // Marketing Week;9/11/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p22
Discusses the promotional efforts of Great Britain's Conservative Party and Labour Party to undo damages to their public image in the wake of the Hutton Inquiry and the Phillis Report. Slow recovery of the Conservative Party from revelations that conspired to topple it from power; Pressure for...