C) Past Issues

Whole issues at least a year old

November 2018: Editorial: The Troublesome 5%; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Letter from New Zealand; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; US Military Planning (book review); New Labour and the NHS – part 3; Black ’47 – review of a film about the Irish Potato Famine; Poems: Killer Graves, Two Of Many, Trump and the Synagogue Killings.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 292 – November 2018.

October 2018: Editorial: Catching the Mood of the Nation; Parliament And World War One; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Letter from New Zealand; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Kaufman on Gaza, Palestine & Israel; Antisemitism in the Labour Party; Review of ‘Prosperity and Justice: a plan for a new economy; New Labour and the NHS Internal Market; Industrial Schools; Poems: Another Fine Mess, 100 Years, Dear Mrs Merkel.  (No Froggy.)
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 291 October 2018

September 2018: Editorial:  Democratic Reforms; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldierLabour’s Code of Practice on anti-Semitism; Letter from New Zealand; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Corbyn, Labour and anti-Semitism by Mark Cowling; Reply to Mark Cowling by Brendan Clifford; An Appeal to Labour’s NEC by the Brecon & Radnor Constituency Labour Party about anti-Semitism; Labour’s Defence Policy by Christopher Winch; New Labour undermined the NHS  by Peter Brooke (part 1); Poems: Gaza; Gaza City 7th August 2014; Gaza On My Mind.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 290 – September 2018

July / August 2018: Editorial: Funding the NHS (the sudden discovery of a ‘Magic Money Tree); Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Letter from New Zealand; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Review of Pinker’s ‘Enlightenment Now’; Poems: The Sad Sands of Rafah (a sonnet); Another Death Another Shekel; Fear.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 289 – July / August 2018

June 2018: Editorial: The Resignation of Ken Livingstone; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Letter from New Zealand; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 288 June 2018

May 2018: Editorial: Labour And Antisemitism; 2nd Editorial: What Should Labour’s Foreign Policy Be?; Parliament And World War One; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; “Tunbridge Wells has a Drugs and Murder Problem” (false accusations that Labour has an Antisemitism problem); Brian Behan Remembered (Communist building-worker and militant); Tax Evasion by the Rich (Paradise Papers); Missile strike against Syria(No Froggy, New Zealand or Poems this month.)
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 287 May 2018

April 2018: Editorial: Rush To Judgement  (Nerve Gas Attack); Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes; Letter from New Zealand; Boris Johnson and the alleged Russian Nerve Gas Attack; The Wapping Dispute of 1986 (Print Workers); Poems: Eunuchs United; The Inklings Of Whitehall.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 286 April 2018

March 2018: Editorial: Labour’s Poisoned Chalice; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Walter Citrine in the Soviet Union in 1925. Part 3; Letter from New ZealandEugenics; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 285 – March 2018

February 2018: Editorial: What A Carry On, Carillion; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Letter from New Zealand; Walter Citrine in the Soviet Union in 1925. Part 2; Local Government and the national Labour agenda; German Social Democracy; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Comment on Carillion.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 284 February 2018

December 2017 – January 2018: Editorial: Faint-Hearted Phil (Tory Budget); Parliament And World War One (USA and Russia); FroggyNotes on the News; Letter from New Zealand; Walter Citrine in the Soviet Union in 1925. Part 1; Feed-the Rich in Haringey (new housing); Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Shoe Horn (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 283 December 2017

November 2017: Editorial: Corbyn On a Roll; Parliament And World War One: ; FroggyNotes on the News; New Zealand ‘Populism’; Zionism as the Abolition of Jews; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: Disembodied Voices, Truth as an Illness, Mannequin as President.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 282 November 2017

October 2017: Editorial: Brexit Divisions; Parliament And World War One: German Prisoners; FroggyNotes on the News; Northern Ireland: Britain’s Responsibility; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes: European Union (Withdrawal) Bill; Listening to Italy; Poems: Now They’ll Go On About This For Days And Days, Of Tills And Pills, Tourist Class, Flag Of Convenience, But Not Like That, Now Why Did I Think Like That.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 281 October 2017

September 2017: Editorial: Brexit Blues; Parliament And World War One; Froggy; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Labour in Northern Ireland; Baby Boomers to Blame?; Taylor report on Industrial PracticesPoems: Barcelona, Gaza City, Hallelujah!, Did You Pack This Bomber Yourself.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 280 September 2017

July / August 2017: Editorial: They’re All Corbynites Now!; Parliament And World War One: Ireland, Greece and Enemy Propaganda; FroggyNotes on the News; Grenfell Tower; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 12); Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: Grenfell Tower, Climbing The Money Tree, Not Another Burden.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 279 – July / August 2017

June 2017: Editorial: Corbyn’s Comeback; Parliament And World War One; FroggyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 11); Corbyn’s speech on Foreign Policy; David Morrison on Corbyn and Foreign Policy; Awed by Amazing Twentieth; Listening to Italy; Poems: A New Low, Taking A Rise Out Of Him, The Sacrificial.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 278 – June 2017

May 2017: Editorial: Trusting Theresa May; Labour has the Young Voters (graphic); Parliament And World War One: The Irish Convention; Froggy; Ken Livingstone’s Unwelcome Truths about Antisemitism; Listening to ItalyNotes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 10); Parliamentary Notes; Poems: Our Day, Gasworks, Beholding, What A Spiffing Game!
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 277 – May 2017

April 2017: Editorial: The PLP: Labour’s Timid Tendency; Parliament And World War One; Froggy; Labour’s Industrial Strategy; Worker Representation in Companies; Notes on the News; Theresa May’s letter to Donald Tusk; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: Nimby; A Steppe Too Far.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 276 – April 2017

March 2017: Editorial: Testing Times For Corbyn And Labour; Jewish Socialist Group on Gerald Kaufman; Parliament And World War One – entry of the USA; FroggyCitrine and Bevin Part 2; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 9); Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: Conditioning, Outlaw.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 275 – March 2017

February 2017: Editorial: May’s Fantasy Brexit; Parliament and WW1 – Russia’s February Revolution; FroggyCharities and Organiser Salaries; Citrine and Bevin Part 1; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (8); Parliamentary Notes: NHS; Listening to Italy; Poems: Immunisation, When We Think Of Victory.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs – 274 February 2017

December 2016 – January 2017: Editorial: Corbyn: Could Do Better; Making worker representation on company boards a reality; Parliament And World War One – Abdication of the Czar of Russia; UK manufacturing declining; Richmond Park by-election;  Notes on the News; Froggy; Antisemitism in the UK; Free Speech On Israel; Debased Globalisation; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 7); Parliamentary Notes: the National Health Service; Listening to Italy; Don’t Cryogenic Me (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 273 – December 2016

November 2016: Editorial, Labour: the Unions and Workers on the Board; Parliament and WW1: Industrial Conscription; Immigration, the labour market and family policy; The Battle Of Cable St, 80th Anniversary Commemoration; Notes on the News; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No 6); Biting the state that feeds it: the Apple corporation; Parliament Notes; Listening to Italy; White Cotton (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 272 – November 2016

October 2016: Editorial, Corbyn’s re-election: There will be trouble ahead; Parliament & WW1, War Policy & Peace; Froggy; Notes on the News; Tories & Grammar Schools; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No.5); Blair Inc – The Power, The Money, The Scandals; Parliament Notes; Listening to Italy; Dark Deeds By The River Of January (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 271 – October 2016

September 2016:  Editorial: Labour’s Next Leader?Parliament And World War One : Labour and the War; FroggyNotes on the News; Votes on Iraq; Welfare ‘Reform’; Diary of a Corbyn Foot Soldier (No.4); Whatever Happened to the Parliamentary Labour Party; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: A Murder Of Crows, The Haven, When Uncle Sam Comes To Visit. 
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 270 September 2016

July-August 2016: Editorial: Divisive PoliticsRules for election of Labour Party leader; T-shirts were in! (Labour in Northern Ireland); Parliament And WW1; Froggy; Notes on the News; Jackie Walker interview; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No.3); Parliament Notes; Listening to Italy; Poems: Miss Social Housing 2016,; Nearer Thy Battlefield To Thee, Piggy Bank Burglar.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 269 July-August 2016

June 2016: Editorial: Corbyn’s Heavy BurdenParliament and WW1: Why Must the War Go On?; Froggy; Zionism; Labour Briefing on Anti-semitism; Notes on News; Letters on EU referendum; Diary of a Corbyn foot soldier (No.2); Parliament Notes; Orecchiette; Poems: Maybe You Can Explain This, Own Goal, Warming Earth Freezing Hearts.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 268_June_2016

May 2016: Editorial: Steel – A Tale of Two CountriesParliament And World War One: Trade Unions and Peace Proposals.  Statement on ‘Labour’s problem with antisemitism’ from the Jewish Socialists’ Group.  Notes on the NewsFroggyHillsborough; They Never Walked Alone.  The European Union Referendum RevisitedDiary of a Corbyn foot-soldier.   Parliament Notes: Tax Avoidance and Tax EvasionCarles Clarke accusing CorbynListening to Italy by Orecchiette; Poems.
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 267 – May 2016

April 2016: Editorial: The Nationalisation and Privatisation of English Education.  Second Editorial: Beware The IDS Of MarchParliament And World War One: the Allies and Greece;  FroggyIndustrial Democracy and Social Partnership; Notes on the News; Listening to ItalyLetter about the GhurkhasParliament Notes – Budget Resolutions and Economic SituationSocial Cleansing (poem);  Gone West (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 266- April 2016

March 2016: Editorial: If Britain leaves Europe should we care?; Parliamentary Notes; Rail, Rents and Housing (Part 2); Parliament And World War One – Banning Bertrand Russell; FroggyNotes on the News; Europe is Built on Corpses and Plunder by Andre Vitchek; NATO and War by Mairead Corrigan; Listening to Italy; Gurkhas; Advert for a report on poverty; Wow it’s Jeremy!; Thank You For Self-Harming (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 265 – March 2016

February 2016: Editorial: Open Letter to Hilary Benn on the Syrian Bombing; Parliament And World War One: ‘Defence of the Realm‘ against Betrand Russell; Corbyn’s Voting Record; MP’s Letters About the Syrian Bombing; ADS Annual Dinner: Aerospace, defence, securtiy, making friends with MPs; Rail, Rents and Housing (Part 1); FroggyWelfare and Work Reform Bill: Interview with Paul Morrison; Parliamentary Notes; Listening to Italy. Guernica Still Burns (poem); No Hounding Socialism (poem); Prime Minister’s Question Time (poem).
Also available as a PDF, Labour Affairs 264 February 2016

Earlier magazines at Past Issues – before 2016 and PDFs and Web Pages from 1997.

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