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Bill Esterson is Labour MP for Sefton Central and shadow minister for business and international trade.
It isn't enough to condemn racism in our politics. We also need to offer an alternative to the simplistic answers offered by the populist right.
We can radically decarbonise our own economy and the global economy by boosting trade in renewables. It time to invest in the future, not in the past.
If leaving the EU is as damaging as seems likely, it is even more important that we take steps to make the most of the innovation and spirit of our businesses
Eight years of austerity has hurt public services but the private sector is feeling the pain too. In government, Labour will be pro-business and pro-worker.