Mistrust haunts £4bn London housing project

 Posted by on 7th December 2017
Dec 072017
Mistrust haunts £4bn London housing project

Financial Times – 6 December 2017 A failure to win over many local people, suspicions about the involvement of Lendlease, the property developer, and the rise of Momentum, a grassroots leftwing political movement within the Labour Party that looks likely to have a majority on the council by May, have all thrown the project into Read More…

Dec 022017
Non-Corbynite Labour member exposes Haringey ‘takeover’ smears

02/12/2017 ·  SKWAWKBOX What is really happening in Haringey As an ordinary Labour party member in Haringey I wanted to write this to explain what is really going on. Unlike some, I do not have access to mainstream media, I am just someone who joined the Labour party in the 90s to fight for a Read More…

Nov 302017
Statement by StopHDV about press and media allegations

  StopHDV is issuing the followingstatement in response to inaccurate and defamatory  comments about the campaign and its members in the press and on social media   The StopHDV campaign is a single issue campaign open to anyone who opposes the Haringey Development Vehicle. It has supporters and participants from many parties including the Labour Read More…

Nov 302017
Momentum isn’t staging a coup in Haringey, this is about housing not Labour factions

The Independent 30/11/17 – Phil Jackson Haringey Council has presented residents with a plan to demolish homes they have lived in all their lives, sign away their land to private developers, and provide barely any genuinely affordable housing for future residents. While there have been dramatised stories about council deselections, this is the real story, and Read More…

Lobby of full Council meeting on 4 December 2017

 Posted by on 29th November 2017
Nov 292017
Lobby of full Council meeting on 4 December 2017

The selection of a majority of Labour Party Council Candidates who oppose the HDV for the May Elections in 2018 means that the current Labour Administration has no mandate to proceed with the HDV. We will be bringing this message to Members at the Council meeting. Council Trade Unions will also be lobbying the Council Read More…

Nov 282017

Owen Jones – Guardian Newspaper 28/11/2017 Construing grassroots internal elections as an authoritarian cleanse is part of the smear campaign against Momentum by those terrified by its succes. Hide your kids: those dastardly undemocratic reds are coming again! The front page of one Murdoch outlet today carries wild reports of “Moderates forced out by hard Read More…