Anyone interested in putting the Motion forward to their own Labour Party branch or CLP, please look for the details on the http://www.neurodiversitymanifesto.com website. Congratulations are definitely in order – now for all the other branches and clps… 🙂
Message from one of our
Neurodivergent Labour Organising Group members, Lucy Stokes:
“Excellent news comrades.
Manifesto motion for St Thomas’s branch in Dudley North constituency has been
Here is the motion:
Labour Party Autism /
St Thomas’s Branch Labour Party welcomes the
drafting of a specific Labour Manifesto on Autism/Neurodiversity.
We note that this process has been overseen by
a team of neurodivergent Labour Party members and supporters convened by John
McDonnell MP and has had input from trade unions and campaign groups.
We note that autistic, dyslexic, and dyspraxic
people, and people with attention deficit disorders, Tourette’s,
obsessive-compulsive disorders and other neurodivergent conditions experience a
great deal of hostility, distress and disadvantage in our society, and that
strong Labour policies on this issue can make a real difference to people’s
We support the draft Manifesto’s core
principles of the social model of…
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