Is the labour party still a socialist party today?

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  • The party remains committed to the reduction of poverty
  • The principles of welfare have been preserved
  • The emphasis on education aims to widen opportunity
  • There is some regulation on large-scale industries in the public interest (since the banking crisis for example)


  • The goal of common ownership


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Trade unions are NOT socialist, because TUs only tinker with the system, whereas socialists want to overhaul the system. 

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