Occupation: Writer, political organizer, and activist
James Schneider is a writer, political organizer, and activist of Jewish heritage, currently serving as the communications director for activist organization Progressive International.
He was a co-founder of the left-wing grassroots movement, Momentum, and held key roles, including as spokesperson and head of strategic communications, during Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership of the UK’s Labour Party.
Before his political engagement, he worked as a correspondent for news magazines, including the New African, and Think Africa Press.
Schneider is a regular contributor to the British media landscape, discussing various political topics and advocating for the Palestinian cause.