ref date:20 Feb 1999 (WBA)
Labour leadership RIGGING its Scottish manifesto for May vote
Blairs idea of free speech and individual party member accountability
was flung to the wind when he refused to let EVERY and ALL Labour party members\vote on what should and should not be included in Nu-Labours manifesto
for the Scottish parliamentary elections in May.
Dennis Canavan a rebel Labour MP who has been defying the sleaze and
downright malice Tony Blairs London based thugs have shown to grass roots
Labour voters said "One of the greatest legacies John Smith (The Labour party leader , a Scottish Lawyer who unfortunately died and let Blair take control) left
us was One-Member-One-Vote (OMOV) and yet quite clearly that principle has now
been abandoned by new Labour.They (Blairs executive in London) will only allow OMOV in circumstances where the
result is predictable and acceptable to the leadership. It is
another example of the control freak tendency, wanting to
And again Labour voters: Say baaaaaaa baaaaaa. Even sheep CAN do that.
The SNP will make good use of this undemocratic and unrepresentative attitude of Blairs.