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Eight years of Tory austerity have hamstrung the growth of our towns.
The system is failing and the government needs to admit it.
Empowering young people is the best way to renew civic and political engagement.
Our centralising state has failed many communities across our country. We need a new constitutional settlement, not a divorce.
Devolution of powers, reform of the state, and above all, a clear idea of what Labour is for are required, says Jim McMahon.
Labour should use the devolution debate as an opportunity to resurrect hope across the country by pushing power away from Westminster – and communicating why this approach will help people.