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New rules will gag charities from campaigning and lobbying government

In BHT’s contract of employment is a section on gross misconduct, and an act that qualifies as gross misconduct is ‘insubordination’, that is being disobedient to authority or defiant. 478 more words


Corbyn To Make Case For 'Real Social Europe'

The Labour leader will say his party is “committed to keeping Britain in the EU” – but wants different changes to the PM.

Staying in the European Union is in the best interests of the British public, Jeremy Corbyn will tell his party as he vows to push a “real social Europe” in the run-up to the vote promised by David Cameron. 353 more words


Labour's John McDonnell on Google and tax avoidance

I wrote this post yesterday about the recent news about a tax deal reached between HMRC and Google. In the comments a reader alerted me to an interview on Channel 4 News with Labour’s Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell. 296 more words


Whether venturing into facial-recognition technology or helping the visually impaired, these campaigns made the best use of digital in 2015. 735 more words


The reality of Labour MP deselection campaigns

Labour MPs seem to be spending a lot of time talking about deselections at the moment. We are being told that Labour MPs who voted to bomb Syria will be ‘targeted’ for deselection by ‘entryists’ and the Corbyn leadership campaign spin-off group with a ‘The Apprentice’ team name – Momentum. 262 more words


Turkey Shoots Down Russian Jet

“When you hear that the Russians have captured the city of Crimea (captured in 2014), you should know that the times of the Messiah have started, that his steps are being heard. 128 more words