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New Labour guru has second thoughts - sort of

Do you remember how confidently the media pundits and New Labour elder statesmen told us that electing Corbyn as leader would be a disaster? It is worth recalling what they said and how, in the light of the general election 2017 their political judgement has been clear shown to be at some remove from reality. 974 more words

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Ex-GITMO detainee returns to terrorism with a BANG!

ISIS recently announced that Ex-GITMO detainee, Jamal Udeen Al-Harith aka Abu-Zakariya al-Britani, became a martyr when he blew himself up near Mosul last Sunday.  This wouldn’t normally serve as news because ISIS members are known for this kind of brutality. 640 more words


L-Baz Quotes Part 2 (Classic L-Baz)

In a pleasant change from writing about my own petty quibbles and gripes, every now and again I like to take a look at the work of an unparalleled comedy genius, a leader in her field, a true visionary and also I’m very happy to say my wife, Sarah. 1,300 more words


Corbyn: blowback at the not-OK Corral

by Philip Roddis, July 26, 2016

Millionaire Labour donor Michael Foster wants to reverse the NEC decision and seeks a declaration that, under Labour party rules, Corbyn must obtain the requisite number of nominations before his name can appear on the ballot. 1,069 more words