Total Eclipse of the S*n Motion
Proposer: Adam Thompson (Chair)
Seconder: Mancy Uddin
St Helens and Knowsley Young Labour Notes:
- There is a campaign to boycott the S*n newspaper on Merseyside.
- Many other Labour Groups, Councils and CLPs are backing this motion.
St Helens and Knowsley Young Labour Believes:
- Freedom of Speech is important but we must use it responsibly.
- The S*n is a despicable organisation guilty of attacking the working class.
- The S*n’s coverage of the Hillsborough Disaster, among other things, was particularly despicable.
St Helens and Knowsley Young Labour Resolves:
- To mandate the Executive Committee to contact the Total Eclipse of the S*n campaign and indicate our support.