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Richard Burgon

Richard Burgon is the Labour Party member of parliament for Leeds East. He is the secretary of the Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs.

Now Is the Time to Tax the Super-Rich

Most people have suffered through the pandemic, but the world’s richest have seen their wealth rise by a combined $5 trillion. No one needs to hoard that kind of money – it’s time to tax it for a fairer world.

Learning the Right Lessons

Labour must rebuild trust among working-class people in all parts of the country – but abandoning its transformational policies would be a mistake, argues Richard Burgon.