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Alex Baker

Alex Baker at Conference

Alex Baker at Labour Conference: “embrace your inner co-operator”

4 October 2011

Co-operative Party NEC member Alex Baker spoke on co-operation and the Co-operative Councils initiative at last week’s Labour Conference in Liverpool. Watch her speech and read it in full below. Alex Baker representing Vauxhall CLP. The morning after the South London riots, I felt the need to head just down the road to Clapham Junction […]

When are our leadership candidates going to start co-operating?

17 July 2010

When the Labour leadership hustings timetable was announced a few weeks ago, I was absolutely delighted to see that there was going to be a co-operative hustings jointly hosted by the Labour Party & the Co-operative Party in Manchester, the beating heart of the co-operative movement, on Saturday July 31st. Fantastic, I thought! In my […]

Co-operatives on campus

17 April 2009

Student Unions could be the co-operative hubs of tomorrow, writes Alex Baker On logging into Facebook several weeks ago now, I was confronted with a flurry of status updates regarding the results of the latest sabbatical elections at my student union. I say my student union, however I graduated nearly three years ago and back […]