There’s an election, let’s witch-hunt the left! Author: Sacha IsmailThe biggest national decision-making gathering of Momentum that has taken place so far was the Momentum Youth and Students (MYS) conference held last summer. The 200 Momentum members who took part elected a national committee pretty evenly split between supporters of what is now the “leadership faction” around Jon Lansman and the more radical, democracy-minded left. The decision, in the middle of the General Election campaign, to purge the left from what’s left of Momentum Youth and Students shows how politically corrupt the milieu around the Momentum leadership has become in its struggle to prevent the organisation functioning democratically. The AWL, Labour and the Left: The AWL, Labour and the leftMomentumPublications: Solidarity 440, 31 May 2017facebooktwittergoogle+whatsappemailprint Read more about There’s an election, let’s witch-hunt the left!