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About Leicester Labour Club

The aims and objectives of Leicester University Labour Club are:

i) To secure support for the Labour Party within Leicester University.

ii) To liaise with CLPs and Young Labour.

iii) To propogate democratic socialist views and the cause of the Labour Party.

iv) To work with Labour Students and within the Labour Party to campaign on student organisation, educational matters and student opinion on other matters of concern to the Labour Party.

v) To involve members in political and social events including speakers and debates on Labour politics.

vi) To increase youth involvement in the Labour Party as a whole

vii) To ensure that the Labour Party becomes a truly mass membership party that 'Makes Members Matter' by involving them in grassroots decision making processes.

IV: Labour's Aims and Values

  1. The Labour Party is a democratic socialist party. It believes that by the strength of our common endeavour, we will achieve more than we achieve alone; so as to create: for each of us the means to realise our true potential and for all of us a community in which power, wealth and opportunity are in the hands of the many not the few, where the rights we enjoy reflect the duties we owe, and where we live together, freely, in a spirit of solidarity, tolerance and respect.
  2. To these ends we work for:
  1. Labour is committed to the defence and security of the British people, and to cooperating in European institutions, the United Nations, the Commonwealth and other international bodies to secure peace, freedom, democracy, economic security and environmental protection for all.
  2. Labour will work in pursuit of these aims with its affiliated organisations such as trade unions and cooperative societies, and also with voluntary organisations, consumer groups and other representative bodies.
  3. On the bases of these principles, Labour seeks the trust of the people to govern.