The Socialist Party is standing a candidate in the general election to
highlight the scandal of Rover’s collapse and to call for the
renationalisation of the company. Louise Houldey, who has stood three
times before in council elections in the Longbridge ward, will stand in
the Birmingham Northfield constituency...
Since the introduction of universal suffrage, the gap between the world
of Westminster and the reality of people’s lives has never been greater.
In mid-February, when New Labour launched its election campaign, the
country was seized by a feeling of leaden gloom at the thought of
another three months of election...