Progressive politics in the 1990s turned away from class politics and solidarity in favour of group identities and self-realisation.
To renew politically, Labour needs to broaden its populism to include the national and an inclusive definition of who “we” are as a country.
MPs are wasting a chance for renewal.
Will members choose the pursuit of utopian dreams or the traditions of the party of labour interest?
Labour is the only party that can give form and meaning to this new, old country – its politics must be parochial, national and international.
How identity politics replaced class and the personal became political.