Video: Do We Need a New Left Party?

Edmund Potts

Is it time to leave the Labour Party? Do we need a new party? If so, what kind of politics should it have and how will it be built?

On Wednesday 29th July 2020 Prometheus Editorial Board member Edmund Potts debated Paul Gerrard (Socialist Alternative) answering these questions and putting the case for unity on first principles and a commitment to replacing capitalism with socialism. The debate was useful and large areas of agreement emerged though so much more needs further discussion. Below is the recording of Edmund’s opening.