Jeremy’s ten pledges

They are:
1 – Full Employment – a publicly-owned National Investment Bank and regional banks will back up £500bn of investment across energy, transport and housing.
2 – A Secure Homes Guarantee – over a million new homes in five years will be built, with at least half a million council homes, through its public investment strategy.
3 – Security at work – people will have stronger employment rights “from day one in a job”, an end to “exploitative zero hours contracts” and the creation of new sectoral collective bargaining rights.
4 – A secure NHS and social care – an end to any NHS services being outsourced to private health providers.
5 – A National Education Service – universal childcare to give all children a good start in life, allowing greater sharing of caring responsibilities and removing barriers to women participating in the labour market.
6 – Action to secure our environment – an expansion of green industries, using the National Investment Bank to invest in public and community-owned renewable energy.
7 – Put the public back into our economy – people will have “a real say in their local communities with increased local and regional democracy”.
8 – Cut inequality in income and wealth – the tax system will become “more progressive” so higher earners are “fairly taxed” and people on lower incomes will have their pay boosted through a higher minimum wage of £10 an hour.
9 – Action to secure an equal society – Labour will take action to tackle violence against women and girls, racism and discrimination on the basis of faith, and secure real equality for LGBT and disabled people.
10 – Peace and justice at the heart of foreign policy – human rights and social justice will be built into trade policy, while international treaty obligations on nuclear disarmament will be honoured as it encourages others to do the same.
Precis by inews.

On membership of the EU, Labour respects the outcome of the referendum, but has six tests for any deal negotiated.

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